Issue 60, March 2013 - Safekids
BCG2-H GNZ2370 Bike Safety A4 Poster GNZ2370 Bike Safety A4 Poster.indd 1 Make a video, write a radio ad, or create an illustrated story to show why you must wear a helmet when you ride a bike, scooter, skateboard or roller blades – and you could WIN! There are great prizes up for grabs for you and for your school. Plus winning entries may be used for Safekids' upcoming nationwide helmet promotion campaign. To nd out how to enter, ask your teacher or visit: www.mysafekids.org.nz/creativequest * Prizes include cash for winning schools, and surprise prizes provided by sponsors for winning classes or students. In total, the prize pool is valued at $20,000. For more information, visit our website or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by 13/02/13 12:10 PM Visit our websites www.safekids.org.nz www.mysafekids.org.nz Follow us at www.twitter.com/safekidsnz March 2013 Issue No 60 NEWS Safekids – a service of Starship Children’s Health Inter-agency effort leads to ban on hazardous toy magnets Page 4 Safekids Workshops 2013: Register Now! Page 10 CREATIVE QUEST: A cross-curricula classroom challenge Page 7 NO HELMET NO BRAIN! $20,000 , in prizes to be won * Housing NZ, Safekids driveway campaign targets 12,759 homes Page 3 TRAUMA UPDATE: Television tip-over admissions, June 2006 to January 2013 Page 8 Office of the Children’s Commissioner: Poverty stopping our children from being ‘safe kids’ Page 11 PLUS: Child restraint law update – Make a submission to the NZTA: Support the ‘148cm’ message; FREE Te Reo Maori resources; Safekids Information Centre updates; and community events across the country.