Children in Wales has produced a range of resources relating to accident prevention which can be accessed below. The Child Accident Prevention Practice and Information Exchange Network at Children in Wales also produces regular e-bulletins and these can be accessed here.
21.05.14Keep in Mind
Price: £29.50 for 50
Children in Wales have developed this bilingual aide-memoir to help practitioners prevent those home accidents that most commonly cause serious, fatal and disabling injuries in children under the age of 5 years. Developed in conjunction with health visitors, K.I.M. has been designed to raise the issues, promote discussion and give short, easy to remember accident prevention advice. K.I.M is available to buy from as little as £29.50 for 50 glossy, durable leaflets, or as a free download. To download a paper order form here. Alternatively a pdf of K.I.M. can be downloaded here.
08.03.14Protect Children – Prevent Nicotine Poisoning
This resource, produced by Children in Wales and Public Health Wales, advises parents, carers and professionals about the dangers to children of nicotine poisioning from products such as gum, patches and e-cigarettes as well as cigarette products.
18.02.14Nappy Sacks Leaflet
This leaflet was produced by Children in Wales, Public Health Wales and the British Medical Association. It is used to highlight the dangers posed to babies of suffocating and chocking on nappy sacks.
18.02.14Nappy Sacks Poster
This poster was produced by Children in Wales, Public Health Wales and the British Medical Association. It is used to highlight the dangers posed to babies of suffocating and chocking on nappy sacks.
30.07.13Lock up your liqui-tabs
This poster was produced by Children in Wales and Public Health Wales. It informs parents about the dangers of poisoning from liqui-tabs.
30.05.13Child Safety in Wales: Examples of Interventions in Practice
Children in Wales has published a report providing practical examples of accident prevention activity in Wales. These examples give an insight into each project, including information on partnerships, implementation, cost, sustainability of the intervention and any particular challenges faced along the way.
31.01.13Accident Prevention Quiz
This quiz has been developed by Children in Wales for trainers to use in sessions about accident prevention. It provides an interesting and memorable way to introduce facts relating to accident prevention.
06.06.12Child Safety Report Card Wales 2012
These cards provide information on child safety policies and legislation in Wales as well as comparisons of child injury prevention measures across Europe. The card is produced as part of a European project by the European Child Safety Alliance. Children in Wales represents Wales on the European Child Safety Alliance and was responsible for collating much of the information in relation to Wales.
06.06.11Make it Safe: Reduce the risk from looped blind cords and chains
This leaflet provides advice about the dangers of blind cords. It was produced by the British Blind and Shutter Association, with the advice of RoSPA and the Child Accident Prevention Trust. Children in Wales was responsible for having the leaflet translated into Welsh.
06.03.11Scalds Training Pack
This training pack provides session plans and other resources for those providing training about scalds.