Unintentional injuries: prevention in children under 5 years
Guidance for all staff working with children under 5 years.
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This guidance, produced in association with the Child Accident Prevention Trust (CAPT), is for all staff working with children under 5 years and covers the 5 injury priorities:
- choking, suffocation and strangulation
- burns and scalds
The guidance also covers fire and roads.
Each injury priority includes data for England, actions for health professionals and safety messages for parents and carers.
Published: 27 February 2017
From: Public Health England