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Garden safety checklist

Follow this handy checklist to lessen the risk of injury when working in and around the garden. Source – Royal Society of Prevention of Accidents (ROSPA) 2010 Protect yourself from electrocution by always using a Residual Current Device (RCD) when operating electrically powered garden tools and mowers Avoid poisoning and chemical burns by storing chemicals […]

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Accidents to Older People

Improved living standards, better healthcare, greater awareness of the importance of a healthy diet and taking regular exercise have led to more and more people enjoying life into their 80s and 90s. However older people, in particular the frail elderly, are one of the groups of our population most vulnerable to accidents, particularly in and […]

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