Hair straighteners can cause deep burns that can scar for life

1 in 10 parents of under-fives admit their child has suffered a serious burn from hair straighteners or tongs.Read more

Supporting National Burns Awareness Day 2017

To support National Burn Awareness Day 2017 we are offering 50% off our burns prevention DVD resource pack. Code: BURN50Read more

Be Bright, Be Seen

Visibility is a key issue all year round, all day round, whether children are walking or on their bike. However, over the winter months, it is especially important as the school day can start and end in twilight.Read more

Why are grapes so dangerous?

Doctors have issued a stark warning that young children can choke to death on whole grapes.Read more

Making every contact count: in-house training from CAPT

With in-house training, our expert trainers come direct to you, adapting course content to suit your local needs.Read more

Fidget spinners – a hidden hazard in the latest playground craze

Fidget spinners are the latest playground craze but doctors have raised concerns about cheap fidget spinners with LED lights powered by small button batteries.Read more

Practical guide on safety for under-fives

If you work with families with young children, you can download a free practical guide to preventing accidental injuries to under-fivesRead more

Falls from open windows

Hot weather sees reports of small children falling from upstairs windows. Why are pre-school children at particular risk?Read more

Bitrex is a lifesaver. Literally.

Child safety caps aren’t completely child-proof – some three and four-year-olds can open them in seconds. Find out more about Bitrex.Read more

New campaign launched to inform families on battery safety

The Child Accident Prevention Trust (CAPT) and the British and Irish Portable Battery Association (BIPBA) join forces to reduce the risks of children swallowing button batteries.Read more