Accident Prevention Guidance
Public Health England have produced new guidance on Preventing unintentional injuries: a guide for all staff working with children under 5 years
This guidance, produced in association with the Child Accident Prevention Trust (CAPT), is for all staff working with children under 5 years and covers the 5 injury priorities:
- choking, suffocation and strangulation
- burns and scalds
The guidance also covers fire and roads.
Each injury priority includes data for England, actions for health professionals and safety messages for parents and carers.