Burns and scalds prevention products

Burns and scalds are one of five principal causes of serious injuries for the under-fives in England. While they are rarely fatal, the treatment is painful and rehabilitation, scarring and trauma can last a lifetime. Our engaging educational resources for parents of under-fives will help you spread the safety message and keep children safe.

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Display a poster and hand out a flyer and raise awareness of the dangers of button batteries.
If swallowed, button batteries can trigger a chemical reaction in the body that can cause a child to bleed to death in a matter of hours.
If swallowed, button batteries can trigger a chemical reaction in the body that can cause a child to bleed to death in a matter of hours. This flyer informs parents about the nature of the risk, the products that contain button batteries and essential information on what to do if they suspect their child has swallowed one.


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Our NEW hair straighteners education pack guides you through running effective, engaging discussions with parents and carers, exploring the dangers and the best ways to protect young children from preventable burns.
Includes essential safety tips to minimise the risks of burns and scalds in the home, and an authoritative guide on what to do in an emergency. Pack contains 50 leaflets.
Guidance on how to prevent under 5s being scalded by hot drinks and kettles, and a five-step guide to what to do in an emergency. Pack contains 50 flyers.
Every day babies, toddlers and little children like me are badly burned by hair straighteners. Your hair straighteners can get so hot, you could cook our breakfast on them! They stay hot for a long time. An informative flyer on the dangers of burns from hair straighteners. Pack contains 50 flyers.
All you need to know about preventing bath water scalds and contains 50 flyers. See also Visit Making the Link for our article on the costs of bath water scalds.
Contains essential information on preventing burns at home and contains 50 copies. See also Buy our Too hot to handle DVD pack
Six toddlers every day are admitted to hospital in the UK because they’ve been badly burned or scalded. Their skin is up to 15 times thinner than that of an adult, so a burn or scald is more likely to cause a serious injury.
This attractive A2 size poster reinforces the key safety message about hot drinks.
Our innovative at-a-glance safety wallchart for parents and carers of 0 -2 year-olds. It consists of an at-a-glance matrix which matches the child’s age and development to hazards in the home. Discounts for 10 or more copies If you are ordering more than 10 wallcharts please use the radio buttons on the right to receive a discount:


Other useful burns and scalds prevention resources

Our picture-based booklets for parents of under-fives all cover burns and scalds, as do our leaflets on baby safety, toddler safety leaflets and leaflets on home safety.

Serious accidents and child development are inextricably linked - parents are often taken by surprise when their child makes a sudden breakthrough in their development. Help parents of young children anticipate the risks and stay one step ahead with this comprehensive child development pack.
A series of 15 laminated session plans, with flashcards on the reverse, for you to run effortless educational sessions or mini-sessions with parents of babies and young children.
The essential guide for anyone working with families and children.