Kids Safety

The home can be a dangerous place ... but accidents can be prevented.

The topic headings in this section include

Locations of Accidents and Injuries

Location of Accidents
Children Under 5 years

Location of Injury at Home
Children Under 5 years
Victorian Injury Surveillance System 1989-1990

Install child-resistant catches on cupboards where you store poisonous products. They can be installed quite simply and don't interfere with your normal use of the cupboards.

Get rid of unnecessary poisons. Throw anything which you are not regularly using. This includes medicines. Contact your local council for advice.

Kidsafe - More Information

For any further information about a Kidsafe Home and Backyard contact the Queensland Division Kidsafe House on (07) 3854 1829.

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