Kidsafe NSW promotes child injury prevention and education in an effort to preserve and protect the lives of our children.

Safety in the Home

Homes are very special places. For children our homes are just not safe enough. More than half of injuries to children happen at home.

Fact sheet WA demo house     

Kidsafe NSW has available a variety of information sheets available to download to help make your home safe - Click here to go to the information sheets.

Take a tour of the Kidsafe WA Online Safety Demonstration House

To view the award winning clip from Kidsafe Victoria on electrical safety, click here.

A Parents Guide to Kidsafe Homes provides some simple steps you can take to make your home a safer place for children. Click here to download a copy.

Staying safe with blind and curtain cords

Loose or looped cords are extremely dangerous. For more information on how to ensure cords do not present a hazard, click here.

The Danger of Button Batteries

When swallowed small, coin-sized lithium button batteries can get stuck in a child's throat and cause severe burns or death. Click here for more information from Product Safety Australia.

To view the video titled Parents Protect Children from Swallowing Lithium Batteries, click here.

To view the Kidsafe QLD Lithium Battery Timelapse Video, click here.

To view information about the hidden dangers of button batteries from CHOICE, click here.

 

Dangers of domestic treadmills

Serious injuries have occurred to children from treadmills.

Follow some simple safety guidelines to protect children by viewing the Safety Alert available from Product Safety Australia.