4387.3 - Safety in the Home, Queensland, Oct 2001  
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 29/04/2002   
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Contains data on a range of household risk factors, particularly for children aged 0-4 years and persons aged 60 and over. Information is collected on risk factors (such as internal and external stairs; types of home playground equipment and surfaces below the equipment. Also included is information on safety devices (such as hand rails; non-slip surfaces; smoke detectors and temperature controlling devices for hot water systems). Data on swimming pool ownership, first aid training and home ownership are also provided.