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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.


SafeTea - Preventing Hot Drink Scalds in Small Children and…

A Blog from Professor Alan Emond, University of Bristol and the SafeTea Campaign


Scalds from hot drinks are the most common burn…

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Emergencies Happen - How Would Your Community Cope?

A Blog from Kerry Jardine, Resilient Communities, Scottish Government 


When you think about emergencies affecting you and your community what comes to mind?…

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Managing Water Safety

A Blog from Carlene McAvoy, RoSPA


We’ve experienced the hottest temperatures on record in Scotland this year, which is a fantastic opportunity to enjoy…

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Don’t Drink and Drown - Royal Life Saving Society UK

A Blog from Stephen Lyon, RLSS UK


It only takes a split second for happy hour to end in a nightmare...

Don’t Drink and Drown…

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Button Batteries - Can You Help Us Spread the Word?

A Blog from Katrina Phillips, Chief Executive, Child Accident Prevention Trust 

We rely on button batteries to power so many things in our…

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