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Burns Animation
Monday, November 09, 2015

Monday 9 November 2015

On average 500 children a year present to Princess Margaret Hospital Emergency Department as a result of a burn or scald, with one third of these children requiring admission into hospital. See our latest animation developed with the support of Dr Fiona Wood and The Department of Health.

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LATEST MEDIA RELEASES
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Launched Tuesday 17 May 2016

 

 

New data released by Kidsafe WA, with the support of the Western Australian Department of Health on farm injury presentations to the PMH ED between July 2005 and June 2015.

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Tuesday, December 01, 2015

Launched Tuesday 1 December 2015

Kidsafe and AAMI present the Unconventional Oven. A demonstration designed to counter an increasing problem; despite the warnings, many Australian kids are being left unattended in cars. And the numbers are rising along with the temperature.

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Monday, November 09, 2015

Monday 9 November 2015

On average 500 children a year present to Princess Margaret Hospital Emergency Department as a result of a burn or scald, with one third of these children requiring admission into hospital. See our latest animation developed with the support of Dr Fiona Wood and The Department of Health.

Watch Video Now

Kidsafe WA in the Media
Monday, December 07, 2015

News2u, Goodstart Early Learning Centre

Dr Fiona Wood OAM, Kidsafe WA, and the local fire and emergency service launched a burns prevention animation at Goodstart East Perth, Western Australia. The children learnt what to do in the event of a burn or scald by watching the animation featuring Professor Wood.

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Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Health and Medicine Liftout West Australian Newspaper

Accidents happen but keeping children safe around the home is easier with a few simple changes.

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Tuesday, October 06, 2015

Kalgoorlie Miner

Hannan’s Primary School put the focus on child safety during a presentation in the lead-up to the school holidays. Year 1 and 2 students had the opportunity to take part in two presentations from Kidsafe WA and the Royal Life Saving Society WA.

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Friday, September 18, 2015

Kalgoorlie Miner

Kidsafe WA and the Royal Life Saving Society WA joined forces to bring a series of sessions on preventing child injury to the region.

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Saturday, August 29, 2015

The Weekend West, West Australian Newspaper

Each year hundreds of children suffer potentially lethal poisonings from substances including pain killers, sleeping pills, rat poisons and other prescription drugs.

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