In partnership with the Child Accident Prevention Trust (CAPT) and local public health colleagues the Trading Standards service will be supporting Child Safety Week 2018 which will take place between the 4 and 10 June 2018.
Child Safety Week is an annual campaign by the CAPT in order to raise awareness of the risks of child accidents and how they can be prevented. The CAPT provide a range of resources to help practitioners run local activities and events and promote safety messages in a fun and engaging way.
To see a photographs of the launch event for Child Safety Week in 2015 featuring Councillor Nick Kemp, Cabinet Member for Neighbourhoods and Regulatory Services go to photograph. (pdf, 699 kb)
For further information about Child Safety Week 2018 visit the CAPT website.
To access the types of safety projects the Trading Standards service continues to engage with go to:
- Product safety
- Safety of liquitab detergents
- Safety of window blinds
- Safety of button cell batteries
- Safety of nappy sacks
- Safety of nicotine products
- Safety of halloween costumes
- Safety of laser pointers
- Safety of Food Imitations
For further information please contact the Trading Standards Service, Public Safety, Regulation and Development, City of Newcastle upon Tyne, Civic Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8QH.
Phone: 0191 2116121