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#SummerSafety campaign launched today
A HOME safety initiative is reminding parents of under 5s of the dangers that blind cords can pose to their children. The warning comes after an inquest heard at the end of last month how a two-year-old tragically died after being strangled by a blind cord in her bedroom. Macy Fletcher’s death, at the start … Continued

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  • Don’t be an April Fool urges home safety group

    PARENTS are being urged not to be an April Fool when it comes to falls and home safety this Spring. Buy Wise Be Safe has issued the warning, to parents and carers of under 5s, launching the 2019 version of its Spring Safety – focusing on Outdoors Play. The campaign, which runs from April 1st … Continued

  • Are poisonous gifts under your tree this Christmas?

    Itchy skin, vomiting, and rashes are some of the gifts small children could unwrap this Christmas, warns a local safety group. And this is in addition to the range of hazards that appear around the home with button batteries from toys, hot ovens on all day, and boiling pots and pans all presenting a danger … Continued

  • Safety group targets reduction in under 5s burns

    Buy Wise Be Safe will be sharing best practice online targeting parents and carers of under 5s in a bid to reduce the numbers of small children suffering burns during this time of year.   There is a noticeable spike in under 5s suffering burns during this time of year which is why Buy Wise … Continued