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Home safety

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Last reviewed: May 2018

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Parenting and Child Health - Health Topics - Home safety for children

Young children often are injured at home

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Button battery safety in the home | Product Safety Australia

Summary: These button batteriescan seriously injure or kill a child. Published: 19 September 2016

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Child safety at home outdoors: in pictures | Raising Children Network

This illustrated guide to outdoor child safety at home explains safety around cars, pools, spas and play equipment, sun safety and safety in the garden.

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Camping safety - NT.GOV.AU

Advice on swimming, four-wheel drive trips, boating, fishing and lighting fires while camping in the Northern Territory.

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Safety and first aid

Find information about safety and first aid browse by topic or A to Z.

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Food safety

Information on food safety and tips to reduce the risk of food poisoning.

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First aid and medical

Safety information that relates to medical and first aid topics.

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Environment

Information relating to the safety in the environment - floods, cyclones, disasters.

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Child safety at home: checklist | Raising Children Network

Ensure child safety at home with supervision and simple safety precautions. Get practical tips to make your home safe, fun and stimulating for your child.

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First aid for spinal injury

Information on how to manage and treat a spinal injury.

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