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Home Safety for Under 5s

Advice on how to keep your home safe for children under 5 years old. 

Keeping Your Home Safe

Unintentional injuries in and around the home are a leading cause of preventable death, illness and hospital admissions for children under 5 years old. Choking, strangulation, falls, burns and poisoning are all common causes of preventable accidents to children under 5. The information below provides parents with safety advice to reduce the risk of accidents in the home. If you would like further home safety advice you can contact our Home Safety Officer on 02890340160 or by clicking the link below. 

Home Safety Offer
Keeping Your Home Safe

Safety Advice

  • Magnet Safety
  • Blind Cord Safety
  • Burns Safety Advice
  • Drowning
  • Choking
  • Poisoning
  • Preventing Falls
  • Garden Safety
  • Useful Links
  • Pets

Request a free Home Safety Check

State the person who the Home Safety Check is for or name of parent/guardian if requesting an under 5s Home Safety Check
Category of Home Safety Check:

Please list age of person (or child(ren) under 5) who you are requesting the Home Safety Check for.
If requesting a Home Safety Check on their behalf and with their consent
If you wish to receive an email notification that your request has been received
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