Every three minutes someone is seriously injured in slip, trip or fall at home. Don’t let it be you.
I was drawn to New Zealand’s Accident Compensation home safety page through a banner in the Stuff news portal – a digital clock counting down from 3 minutes. The link takes you to the ACC site featuring the advertising campaign on practical safety around the home.
One starts off with a home painter promoting solarshield external house paint as he climbs up his ladder. “Solarshield. Flows on like a dream. Protects against…. Aaaagh!” “Preventing falls around your home can be as easy as securing your ladder.” Hmm. I’ll remember that next time I’m up a couple of stories painting the scotia.
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