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Check out the articles below to find out what’s new and what’s happening around unintentional harm and injury in Scotland.


SFRS Annual Summer Safety Campaign Launched

SFRS #SaferSummer2020 urges the public to stay safe and avoid preventable tragedies.

The campaign, which launched on Monday 22 June, is…

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Drowning fatality data released for Scotland

On 10th June, The National Water Safety Forum (NWSF) released the annual figures for drowning fatalities in the UK.

Using these, the Water…

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Make the Call

Scotland’s firefighters are calling on communities to help stop preventable deaths in house fires – by making a five-minute phone call.

Make the Call…

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Child Safety Week: helping families under pressure

by Pamela Prentice, Campaigns Manager, Child Accident Prevention Trust

Child Safety Week (1-7 June) is the Child Accident Prevention Trust’s annual campaign to…

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Keeping Well At Home - a guide for older people

A guide to help older people stay healthy at home during the COVID-19 lockdown has been published by academics at…

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