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What’s New? What’s Happening?

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

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Help families have fun safely this Fireworks Night

By Pamela Prentice, Campaigns Manager at the Child Accident Prevention Trust


The risk of serious injury from fireworks is higher than ever this…

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A moment of misjudgement

Fiona writes about how a lovely day out walking her dog in familiar surroundings turned into a frightening experience.

The water was freezing…

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RoSPA’s Injury Pyramid – a brief overview of unintentional…

by Carlene McAvoy, Community Safety Development Manager, RoSPA Scotland

RoSPA Scotland has released its annual injury pyramid which details the number…

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SFRS Fire Safety Quiz

A new online fire safety quiz has been launched by the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service to support people to…

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SFRS advice for people renting out holiday accommodation

Watch Commander Gary Wood, seconded SFRS fire officer to SBRC focuses on the potential increase in ‘staycations’ with people holidaying within Scotland…

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