Children Falling From Height: Raising awareness and reducing accidents

1 March 2024

While most falls aren’t serious – active children often fall over – some falls can lead to death or long-term disability. So it’s important to learn what you can do to prevent serious falls. There are some easy steps and advice that can be easily be offered to children, their parents and carers to support them to reduce the numbers of accidents and the risks of serious injury or death. 

Follow the link below to access information and advice. Please note that the information is available in several languages (please select "falls" in the safety topic tab)

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