News

30 Dec 2009

Warning to pool owners to avoid horrific injuries

Pool owners are urged to make sure that skimmer box covers are adequately secured at all times, after a Western Australian boy suffered serious injuries from sitting on a skimmer box.
24 Dec 2009

Protections for children in inflatable swimming pools

Acting Minister for Fair Trading, Graham West, today launched a NSW Government campaign to help protect children in inflatable swimming pools.
21 Dec 2009

Make sure your holiday doesn’t turn to tragedy

Take a little time to ensure your holiday accommodation is safe for you and your children is the message from the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) these Christmas holidays.
16 Dec 2009

Serious child injury highlights pool danger

A four year old Gosnells boy has suffered a serious injury highlighting the extreme dangers of some backyard swimming pools.