Factsheets

For more information, download our factsheets on poisoning prevention, bites & stings, plants and mushrooms, lead toxicity and more...

Bites and Stings Factsheet

First aid information for common bites and stings in Australia.

In Australia there are many insects, spide...

Button Battery Factsheet

Understand the dangers of button batteries and how to avoid them.

What is a Button Battery...

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Factsheet

Learn about carbon monoxide poisoning and how to prevent it.

What is Carbon Monoxide?...

Home safety checklist

This tool designed to help you make your home, garden and shed a safer place for children.  ...

Kids and Poisons

Common poisonings in children and how to prevent them.

Poisons
Poisoning...

Lead Poisoning

Information about lead poisoning and how to prevent exposures.

What is Lead? ...

Mushrooms

Never eat wild mushrooms in Australia; they can cause serious illness and occasionally death. ...

Poisonous Plants Factsheet

Which plants can be harmful to children.

Poisonous or harmful plants
Lots of p...