Two-thirds of children suffer injuries

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 18 February, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 18 February, 2009, 12:00am

Nearly two-thirds of children have suffered injuries at home with falls, mosquito bites and bumping into objects the leading causes, a survey has found. The survey of 1,296 parents of children aged below six found only 10 per cent checked danger 'black spots' weekly. The Hong Kong Paediatric Foundation recommends a home safety checklist.


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