All I want this Christmas ... is for my child to be safe from button batteries

Festive tea lights, singing Santas and flashing Christmas wands are all powered by lithium button batteries, many of them easily accessible to curious little fingers. Keep your children safe this Christmas.Read more

Stocking fillers? Laser pointers and children's eyes

Laser pointers seem so much fun – kids love them, cats love them and they seem to make a great stocking filler. So why are we so worried about them? And why are we saying #losethelasers?Read more

Supporting National Burns Awareness Day 2018

11 under-fives are admitted to specialist burns units every day across the UK because their injuries are so severe. Please support National Burn Awareness Day 2018.Read more

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

We are supporters of Gas Safety Week 2018

As the seasons change, and people start to heat their homes again, it’s more important than ever that people understand the potentially fatal risk of carbon monoxide poisoning.Read more

Safer school journeys

Now the school holidays have come to an end for most of the UK and parents emerge from the endless tasks involving uniforms, shoes, PE kits and lunchboxes, we’d like to make a plea to remember road and pedestrian safety, when it comes to easing children into a new routine.Read 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

Staying safe on holiday

It might sound obvious, but remember to exercise the same caution in holiday accommodation that you do at home. A few simple checks and precautions to ensure parents are not caught off guard. Enjoy the summer weather!Read more

A huge thank you!

If you haven’t done it yet please can you complete our shortest survey ever. We know your time is short but we really do need your feedback to help us secure support for Child Safety Week 2019.Read more

Danger on the changing mat

Imagine keeping a bunch of carrier bags within baby’s reach on the changing mat, under the cot mattress or knocking around your children’s bedroom floor – you just wouldn’t would you?Read more