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SETON SCHOOL SAFETY CATALOGUE 2017 | 7

6 | SETON SCHOOL SAFETY CATALOGUE 2017

KIDS Foundation is a not-for-profit, health

promotion charity dedicated to childhood

injury prevention and injury recovery.

Success in this work is underpinned by

partnerships with corporate, government

and institutional stakeholders that share

a passion and commitment to ensure

community and individual well-being.

Together, KIDS Foundation and Seton are

working towards reducing the risk of injuries

and incidents to Australian children.

“Seton can provide your school with the

tools and equipment needed to ensure

safety and compliance. Combined with

the KIDS Foundation’s injury prevention

programs delivered through schools across

Australia, this partnership presents a holistic

approach in an effort to reduce childhood

injuries and incidents.”

Susie O’Neill

Managing Director, KIDS Foundation

YOU CAN CONTRIBUTE

TO OUR CAUSE!

5% from all sales we receive from our Seton

Schools Campaign in Australia will be

donated to the KIDS Foundation.

Website:

kidsfoundation.org.au

Phone:

1300 734 733

Email:

administration@kidsfoundation.org.au

KIDS FOUNDATION

Sources:

1, 2

schoolgovernance.net.au

(http://www.schoolgovernance.net.au/2013/11/21/three-quarters-of-schools-not-fully-compliant-with-safety-laws/

),

3, 7

Australian Workers’ Compensation

Statistics, 2013-2014 (Safe Work Australia),

4, 5, 6, 8

Ten Key Facts About Child Injury in Australia Fact Sheet, 2006.

Source: *Injury Deaths Australia, 1979-98. Australian Bureau of Statistics Data from Research Centre for Injury Studies, Flinders University (Accessed 16 November 2000).

*

ON AN AVERAGE DAY...

5,000

CHILDREN WILL REQUIRE

MEDICAL CARE

150

WILL BE ADMITTED

TO HOSPITAL

1

COULD POSSIBLY DIE

BECAUSE OF INJURY

FALLS

ARE ONE OF THE LEADING CAUSES OF SCHOOL

AGED CHILDREN BEING HOSPITALISED

8

75%

OF ALL INJURY DEATHS RESULT FROM 4 MAIN CAUSES

INCLUDING CAR CRASHES + CHILD PEDESTRIANS

6

$8,700

IS THE MEDIAN COMPENSATION CLAIM PAID FROM

EDUCATION + TRAINING SECTOR IN 2012-2013

7

$1.5bn

IS THE COST OF CHILDREN’S

INJURIES IN AUSTRALIA ANNUALLY

4

INJURIES

ARE THE LEADING CAUSE OF DEATH IN

AUSTRALIAN CHILDREN AGED 1-14 YEARS

5

6,025

SERIOUS WORKER’S COMPENSATION CLAIMS IN

EDUCATION + TRAINING SECTOR IN 2013-2014

3

68%

OF SCHOOL ADMINISTRATORS IDENTIFIED WHS

COMPLIANCE AS A KEY RISK TO BE ADDRESSED

1

75%

OF POLL RESPONDENTS DO NOT FEEL THEIR SCHOOL

IS COMPLIANT WITH CURRENT WHS LAWS

2

WE ARE PROUDLY

PARTNERING WITH THE

K I D S

F O U N D A T I O N

DID YOU KNOW?

ARRIVE + LEAVE SAFE CAR PARK SAFETY SAFETY SIGNS 9-11 U-BARS + BARRIER BOARDS 12-13 SPEED HUMPS + WHEEL STOPS 13-14 BOLLARDS + TRAFFIC CONES 15 LINE MARKING + STENCILS 16 CROSSING SAFETY 17 BIKE RACKS 18

We can tailor a complete car park safety solution for your school.

Call our friendly Customer Service Team and we’ll be happy to assist.

1800 65 1173