Posts Tagged ‘risk free play environment indoor play safety eddie catz softplay’

GETTING KIDS ACTIVE: IT’S JUST CHILD’S PLAY

Apr 25 2012

Play sessions get kids more active than at any other time of the school day according to new report.

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Do you know what the most dangeous room in the home is?

Nov 24 2011

Did you know that more accidents happen at home than anywhere else? In fact, The Child Accident Prevention Trust (CAPT) states that more children die annually because of accidents than illnesses such as meningitis. It’s a shocking statistic but what is the most dangerous room and what steps can you take to avoid mishaps happening there?

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Is our quest for a risk free play environment realistic and healthy?

Sep 05 2011

How often do you see a child these days with a broken arm? Rarely I would say. By the time I was 13 I’d broken an arm and some fingers, my classmates had various proper scrapes and bumps and teeth knocked out. All of this was a normal part of growing up. But, we’d climbed every tree in the neighbourhood, could ride a bike brilliantly by the age of 8, and pretty much anything else with wheels. We even had competitions to see who was best at skateboarding up and down stairs.

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