Safety in Your Home
your children safe
Everywhere you turn there is a risk of an accident.
So we are here to help. We have put together some tips
on preventing accidents in your home and how to make
your child aware of accidents and dangers outside the
burns and scalds:
Have smoke alarms fitted in your home. In your hallway
and up stairs. Don`t fit them near kitchens or bathrooms,
because of steam and smoke.
your smoke alarm every month to make sure the batteries
don`t need changing.
sure that if there was a fire you could get out of the
house. This may sound over the top but have a monthly
fire drill. As most fires occur during the night, get
all the family to lie in bed. Now pretend there is a
fire. You have to get the whole family out the house
so try different ways. Your family might think you are
barmy but doing this will save life's.
irons, kettles should be out the reach of children.
And if they have long cords cut them down so they can`t
be pulled over.
a fire guard for your fire and never leave small children
a lone in a room where a fire is on.
the back hobs when cooking and don`t let pan handles
hang over the side of your cooker. You could invest
in a cooker guard.
leave hot beverages where children can get at them.
And never carry a child/baby when you have a hot drink
in your hand.
run the cold water first when bathing your child. This
will stop them burning if they fall or climb into the
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