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Parents of under-fives face ‘nanny state’ home inspections to keep children safe
Posted By admin On May 18, 2010 @ 3:36 am In Prison Planet | Comments Disabled
Jenny Hope and Steve Doughty
UK Daily Mail 
Tuesday, May 18th, 2010
Parents of children under five are to get home checks to ensure they are keeping their youngsters safe.
Inspectors will check whether families have installed smoke alarms, stair gates, locks on medicine cupboards, windows and ovens, and fitted temperature controls to stop bath water getting too hot.
Guidelines for inspections have been drawn up on the instructions of the Department of Health in a bid to prevent injuries among under-15s in the home.
More than two million children visit casualty departments with such injuries each year, says the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (Nice) which has developed the guidelines.
In 2008, 208 under-15s in England and Wales died as a result.
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