Safety in and around the home

Safety in and around the home

Season: 3 Episode: 33 Topic: Water and keeping children safe

What are some water safety tips?
Always fit lids firmly on buckets of water. Too many children have drowned in nappy buckets. Children should also learn how to swim as soon as possible and...
What about other dangers around the house? What should parents look out for?
Parents should keep children’s play area and sleep areas free of small objects away from children – e.g., buttons, nuts, coins and pins as these are potenti...
What to do when a child is choking?
First Do not panic if a child appears to be choking. His normal cough reflex will generally, expel the object.  If the child is small, hold him up by the ...