Halloween Safety in the Home: Tips for a Spooktacular Night

Halloween Safety in the Home: Tips for a Spooktacular Night Halloween is a thrilling time for both children and adults alike. With fun costumes, tasty sweets, and spooky decorations, it’s a time filled with fun and excitement. However, for parents of babies and toddlers, Halloween can also bring about a host of safety concerns. Many […]

5 pieces of must-have equipment to help keep your baby safe

5 Pieces of must-have equipment to help keep your baby safe When you’re buying for a newborn, chances are you’re thinking about the essentials. They’ll need blankets, nappies, a pushchair, baby-grows, and wipes. Right? While this may do for a little while, babies grow up all too quickly, and once they are mobile, you’ll spend […]

Keeping Safe at Home

Warmer nights and longer days can only mean one thing…summertime! While your little ones will be spending more time outside, it is still essential to ensure your home is as safe as possible – especially on those rainy days when children play inside!  But is your home safe? This can be a perfect time to […]

Stairgates: The Dos and Don’ts

The Dos and Don’ts of Baby Gates A baby stairgate is a vital piece of safety equipment to keep any explorers away from places they shouldn’t be. Yet, installing a gate can be harder than it seems. While these safety barriers are to protect your little ones, this will only work if they are installed […]

Have you taken the Easter egg test?

With Easter fast approaching, the shops are starting to fill with chocolate treats of every size and shape. Now is the perfect time to think carefully about what the Easter bunny will bring this year.  You may have seen warnings on social media and in the news recently about the dangers of Mini Eggs and […]

Essential tips for healing burns and scalds

Fred Safety and Mini First Aid are working together to help you understand the safety risks at home and how to help your child if the worst should happen. This week Mini First Aid offer essential advice for treating a burn or a scald and their top tips for burn prevention. A significant proportion of […]