Home Safety News

This page contains the latest news updates from the world of home safety in Scotland. Scroll down the page to find updates as we get them!


SAVE THE DATE! Next Home Safety Scotland Forum announced

The next Home Safety Scotland meeting will be on Wednesday 5th May 13:00 โ€“ 15:00. It will be a great opportunity to listen to experts working in the field, network and to share best practice. The following speakers will be attending:

  • Lorraine Gillies, Chief exec at SCSN – Introduction
  • Errol Taylor, CEO at RoSPA – Safety in the built environment from a RoSPA perspective
  • Anna Pearce, Senior Research Fellow at the University of Glasgow โ€“ Social inequalities in unintentional injury in young children in Scotland (and how to tackle them)
  • Dr Margaret Callaghan, Independent Research and Writer โ€“ Explaining new home safety research and Illustrated map.

We are also asking if attendees can provide a 2-3 minute update on work they have been doing around home safety in the past few months. Please email josh.box@scsn.org.uk if you would like to update at the meeting.

You can book your place here.


New RoSPA home safety webinar series

Over the next few months, RoSPA will be hosting a series of webinars on making homes safer for young children. The webinar series begins on 8 September 2021, and will be kicked off by Community Safety Minister Ash Denham.

To book your place on the first webinar, click here.