Allergies: controlling your environment
Allergies can be triggered by allergens including pollens, mould and dust. Learn how to keep your environment allergen-free and minimise allergic reac...
Baby walkers and exercise jumpers
Baby walkers and exercise jumpers can delay walking development and can be dangerous – the Australian Government and other health and safety professio...
Burns, scalds and hot water safety
Find out what to do if your child has a burn or scald, and read about hot water safety and other ways to help prevent burns and scalds.
Children's nightclothes and safety
Children's nightclothes are now required to have a fire hazard label to help you make safer choices for your children when buying pajamas (pjs).
Toys play an important role in your child's development. Find out more about safety standards for infant toys including size, weight and materials.
When buying a cot, it is important that it meets Australian safety standards. Learn about what to look for, to make sure your baby sleeps safely.
Guide to prams and strollers
It is important to use prams and strollers that meet Australian safety standards. Learn about types of prams, and safety tips for using them.
Keeping your kids safe
Get some tips on how to teach your child to recognise suspicious behaviour and what to do about it.
Medicine and poisons safety in the home
Learn how to make your home a safer place for children by reducing the risk of poisoning and what do if your child swallows a poison.
Pets in the family
Find out how to prepare your pet for a new baby and how to teach your child to look after your pet. Learn about pet allergies and illnesses.
Protecting your child from lead poisoning
It’s important to protect your child from lead which can cause serious health problems. Learn more about the symptoms of lead exposure here.
Young children and bullying
Bullying is common among children. Learn to recognise the signs of bullying, how you can help your child and what to do if your child is the bully.