There are many household item that can be potentially harmful to children. Teaching them to be able to identify them and be able to avoid them is key to maintaining a safe household. Teach them how to avoid dangers coming in from outside by using deadbolts and security systems. Like wise teach them about the dangers in the house such as chemical and actions to avoid to prevent injury. If an emergency situation should occur teach them a plan on how to handle such situations.
- Home should be a haven and sanctuary where children can grow up enjoying their informative years.
- However, there are dangers and elements that children should be aware of to ensure their safety.
- Teaching children about home safety is imperative and could potentially be life-saving, according to regional director and CEO of RE/MAX of Southern Africa Adrian Goslett.
“Children under the age of six years old should constantly be supervised while in the bath.”