In New Zealand, injuries are the major cause of hospitalisation and death for school-aged children. The good news is that effective solutions can be put in place to prevent these injuries. This section has information for teachers and parents about keeping children safe at school.
This page has resources for kids, including fun games and activities, which can teach them about keeping safe. Play Danger Rangers and help identify hazards around Jade’s house or Josh’s farm. Play Sportzilla to see if you have what it takes to complete the ultimate sport trial.
Start Safe; Stay Safe is a teaching resource designed to provide high school students with skills and knowledge about workplace health and safety.
Find out how other teachers and students have worked together to improve safety in their schools.
Find out about the healthy relationships pilot programme for secondary school students.
Last updated: 14 July 2014
Last reviewed: 24 January 2014