child safety

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We asked young people aged five to 15 in Darwin about their sense of safety and what they worry about in their community. Here's what they told us.


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Child safety inside

Some 350 children die needlessly each year in Australia as a result of accidents - most of which are preventable, UNSW injury risk researcher Professor Paul Barach argues.