Child Safety Inside and Outside the Home - a guide for Parents, Guardians and Children is divided into sections based on the most common causes of injuries amongst children in the home and its surroundings.
Each section is available below.
Burns and scalds
Sudden Infant Death
Road safety - Safe Cross Code
Making an emergency call
This material was developed in 2006 in DVD format (now out of supply) by the National Injury Prevention Committee, supported by the HSE, RSA and ESB. It was produced by ANIMO Communications.
The Safe Cross Code included here is produced by the RSA (www.rsa.ie).
Most unintentional injuries (often called accidents) can be prevented
Remember the key message where child safety is concerned -
Watch your child at all times, as children do not understand danger