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I have heard that some garden plants can be poisonous. Can you provide me with some more information, please?

Some plants are harmful if eaten and others can cause reactions if brought into contact with the skin. Euphorbia, for example, is harmful when eate...

I need to purchase a highchair for my seven-month-old baby. What should I look out for when buying this equipment?

Accidents involving highchairs injure around 3,400 people each year, according to figures from the Department of Trade and Industry‘s (DTI) H...

What’s the law on cycling on the pavement?

It is illegal to cycle on the pavement, unless there is a shared pedestrian/cycle path. Where there is a shared path, cyclists and pedestrians can...

How many people are killed or injured on Britain’s roads?

Great Britain has one of the best road safety records in Europe and the world. Despite massive increases in traffic over the last few decades, the...

Why does RoSPA campaign for Single/Double British Summertime?

In the UK, we follow Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) from October to March and British Summer Time (BST) which is GMT + 1 hour from March to October. Mos...

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