10 surprising safety home hazards for kids

You home can be more of a risk to your kids than you think and these hidden hazards will certainly make you think twice

You may think your home is the safest place for your child, but it can pose more of a danger than you first realise.

Even simple household appliances like the dishwasher can be dangerous for children, while hair straighteners and even lightbulbs can burn a baby in a split second.

Although a lot of keeping your children safe is down to common sense, it’s also making sure you keep anything that could pose a danger out of reach.

Has your child hurt themselves on an everyday item you didn’t even realise was a risk? Let us know in the comments below…