Grown Ups: Family Safety

All you need to know to keep your family safe.

Bunk bed safety

Bunk beds can be a great way of saving space in bedrooms but it’s important to make sure that they…

Child safety in and around the home

Child Safety is uppermost in the minds of most parents, and yet New Zealand experiences very high per capita rates…

Dog safety around children

Supervising your dog around children and supervising your children around dogs is paramount for both their safety. Find out more…

Fire safety in the home

The risk of a fire in the home increases in winter as you start to use fires and more appliances…

How to choose safe children’s products

As a parent, sometimes it’s hard to know how to choose safe children’s products and you’ll want to make sure…

Learning to drive, safely

Learning to drive is an exciting part of growing up and it’s a milestone that many parents both look forward…

Legal age guidelines

We get frequent email enquiries from worried parents wondering what the safe legal age is for their child to do…

Preparing for an emergency

New Zealand is a wonderful place to live for many reasons. We are privileged to enjoy nature in a safe,…

Safe toys

Every year children are seen at emergency departments with injuries caused by toys they’ve just received as Christmas presents. 

Toddler pool drownings – Highest since 2011

After losing her two-year-old daughter in a home pool drowning in 2017, Chantal Kerlin is sharing her story to encourage…

Top 10 tips for cycling with kids

Good weather and school holidays are just the excuse you’ve been looking for to get out on your bikes. What better…

Top 10 Tips for Trampoline Safety

Trampolines are a lot of fun, and great for you too – just 10 minutes on a trampoline provides the…

Top 10 water safety tips for kids

Summer’s on the horizon – It’s time to think about water safety for kids. Water is an essential part of Kiwis…

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