child safety


Nursery fined after baby chokes to death

An Edinburgh nursery has been fined £800,000 after an eleven-month-old boy in its care died after choking on a piece of food. Read More

Former England footballer teams up with training provider to safeguard rising sports stars

Paul Stewart, in partnership with High Speed Training, has developed a new survivor-led course to protect rising sports stars. Read More

How does RIDDOR apply to children in education?

SHP discuss the importance of utilising RIDDOR in school environments to prevent dangerous incidents going un-reported. Read More

Safety campaign launched to highlight the dangers of button batteries

Dangers of button batteries highlighted in new safety campaign from OPSS and RoSPA. Read More

School pupil death: ‘Missed opportunities’ led to fatal minibus incident

Council fined following the death of one pupil and injury to another after they were involved in a collision with the school minibus. Read More

Pokémon Go: A health and safety concern?

Pokémon Go is a global phenomenon that's seen millions of downloads in the last week. But what are the safety risks? Are there any? Read More

School fined after pupil paralysed in swing collapse

A Hertfordshire school has been fined for safety failings after a pupil suffered permanent paralysis when a swing collapsed. St Read More

Farming family prosecuted after second serious incident involving a toddler

Four members of a Derbyshire farming family have been prosecuted for serious safety failings after a three-year-old boy was injured Read More

Child drowned in inadequately supervised pool

An Essex leisure centre has been ordered to pay more than £190,000 in fines and costs after a child drowned in a swimming pool. Read More

Passing inspector saw child on unsafe scaffold

The HSE is urging construction workers not to take their children on to building sites during school holidays after a 10-year-old boy was spotted on scaffolding in Merseyside. Read More



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