- Safe at home. // Current Health 1;Dec93, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p20
Presents tips for prevention of accidents in the home during the holidays. Storage of cleaning supplies and plastic bags in safe places in the kitchen; Keeping of the stairs free of any objects to avoid trips; Bathroom as the most dangerous part of the house; Fire and electrical safety. INSET:...
- Short & sweet. Higbee, Beth // Prevention;Sep93, Vol. 45 Issue 9, p144
Offers health, fitness and safety suggestions. How to improve the absorption of beta-carotene supplements; Putting out household fires; Kicking nighttime leg cramps.
- lessons from the E.R. Dally, Michelle // Health (Time Inc. Health);May2002, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p134
Gives pieces of advice on preventing household accidents. Recommended tool to use in preventing corneal abrasions from working on the ceiling; Benefits of using the kitchen knife in opening packages in the kitchen; Tips on preventing barbecue syndrome. INSET: Keeping kids safe from common...
- Home alone. Colman, Adrian // Youth Studies Australia;Spring1995, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p9
Reports that children in Australia do not know what to do in emergency situations when left alone at home. Need for parents to call home regularly when their children were unsupervised and to give the children simple instructions to follow in an emergency.
- Free resources to keep children safe at home. // RoSPA Occupational Safety & Health Journal;Mar2010, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p11
The article reports on the presentation of the Safe At Home safety equipment scheme which offers accident prevention techniques to medical practitioners in England.
- A survival guide. // Current Health 1;May97, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p6
Enumerates safety guidelines for the home. Includes fire prevention tips; Poisons; Falls; Drowning; Shocks, burns and cuts; Choking. INSET: Real-life stories..
- Stressing safety. // Essence (Essence);Jun96, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p116
Presents tips for preventing home accidents. Includes maintenance of lighting in dark corridors; Establishing rapport with neighbors; Teaching children the basics of outdoor safety.
- Validation of a home safety questionnaire used in a randomised controlled trial. Watson, M.; Kendrick, D.; Coupland, C. // Injury Prevention (1353-8047);Jun2003, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p180
Objective: To measure the validity of self reported safety practices from a questionnaire, completed by families participating in a home safety randomised controlled trial. Methods: The postal questionnaire was used to measure secondary outcomes in a randomised controlled trial. The answers to...
- Ten tips for a safe home. // American Salon;May95, Vol. 118 Issue 5, p8-N
Presents ten home safety tips. Includes electrical outlets; Space heaters; Flammable liquids; Smoke detectors; Lighting.