Children don't know which things are dangerou
Keeping a constant eye on them as they move around is very difficul
You can't be everywhere at once,and anyway it's important for them to learn about the world around the
But you can help keep them safe by planning ahead and making the right arrangement
You can:store all medicines and household chemical out of reach of childre
make sure they are not left lying around;make it more difficult for them to touch or grab hot thing
for instance,turn pan handles away from the front of the cooker;use a short or curly lead on an electric kettl
Make sure all fires and heaters are guarde
use barriers on stairs and in doorway until they have learned to move around safel
fit safety glass at low leve
make sure things are not left around on the floor or the stairs-this is safer for you as well as for the
Teach them about safet
Show them how to do things safely,like going up and down the stairs.
Tell them about how hot things could hurt them.