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Lawn Mower Safety

Spring is here…and with it comes the opportunity to get outdoors. Many people will begin to use a lawnmower to maintain their garden.Lawn mowers are helpful tools, but they can cause serious injury if not used correctly. Each year, many thousands o...

The dangers of 9 volt batteries

Do you have a ‘bits and pieces’ drawer in your home? A place where you keep small domestic items such as spare keys, screws, drawing pins and string? Do you keep batteries in that drawer? I imagine most people reading this will say yes.It is esti...

Cars on driveways and children

We all take steps to make sure that our children are safe when we are travelling in cars, by fitting the correct car seats and restraints for example. But did you know that there is a risk of children being killed or injured on their own driveway?  ...

Driving in windy conditions

As we continue to have unpredictable weather, it is worth turning our attention to the potential hazards associated with driving in windy weather. Have you ever experienced driving during high winds and had a sudden gust catch you off guard? It can b...