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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.

Button batteries

Button Battery Tragedies - Spread the word to prevent…

Button battery tragedies - spread the word to prevent devastating deaths

If a child swallows a button battery, they can be…

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Magformers

Dangerous toys – help keep children safe this Christmas

By Katrina Phillips, Chief Executive, Child Accident Prevention Trust (CAPT)


Everyone loves to bag a bargain, especially when it comes to…

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CAPT magnets

Tiny but powerful – super strong magnets wreak havoc inside…

By Katrina Phillips, Chief Executive, Child Accident Prevention Trust 

There has been an alarming rise in children swallowing tiny super strong magnets,…

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Water Safety Scotland

World Drowning Prevention Day

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CAPT choking design

Share because you care this Child Safety Week!

Katrina Phillips, Chief Executive, Child Accident Prevention Trust

Child Safety Week (7–13 June) is the Child Accident Prevention Trust’s annual community education campaign –…

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