June 2018 National Burns Awareness Month

Almost 80% of serious burns and scalds to young children occur in the home. Take Action this National Burns Awareness Month to Keep Your Family Safe For more information about the month and correct first aid treatment of minor burns click here. For the National Burns Awareness Month Media Release click here

May 2018 is Window Falls Prevention Month

  May 2018 is Window Falls Prevention Month and Alspec® is supporting Kidsafe Australia to draw attention to the issue of children falling from windows. To view our Window Falls Prevention Month media release click here. Alspec® is a wholly Australian-owned company and is the market leader in the design and distribution of innovative aluminium systems to the architectural,residential, industrial …

National Kidsafe Day 2017

‘Split Second’ campaign The key message this National Kidsafe Day – 24 October 2017 – is that ‘child safety is no accident.’ The majority of serious injuries that can change lives in just a split second, are preventable. A cup of hot tea or coffee left in reach of a child; backyard swimming pool gates left open; household cleaners found under the …

Safe Barriers Save Lives

Drowning is one of the leading causes of death for Australian children under 5 years of age. Statistics from the Royal Life Saving Society of Australia’s National Drowning Report show that in 2016/17, toddler drowning incidents increased by 32%. During this period, 29 Australian children aged 0-4 years drowned. The majority of these drowning incidents (45%) occurred in backyard swimming …

Kidsafe WA Launch New Farm Safety Video

The farm is a unique setting in that it is both a home and a workplace, it can offer children an endless backyard to explore, though may also be home to a number of hazards which can cause injury or death. The most common causes of childhood injury or death on the Australian farm is from drowning in dams, quad …