18 August 2003

Childproof your hallway

Danger Prevention
Floor Falls Keep your child away from slippery floors
Teach children to wipe their feet before entering
Bucket with mop Drowning Don’t leave buckets with water (even a few cm deep) around. Small children can topple over and drown
Empty bucket immediately after use.
Pot plants Concussion or bruising Don’t put pot plants on table where they can be pulled down
Poisoning Keep all pot plants out of reach
Don’t use insecticides on plants
Rugs Falls Remove all loose rugs or fix anti-skid rubber underneath



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