Publications

Bunk beds: supplier guide

This supplier guide provides a summary of the mandatory requirements for the supply of bunk beds.
Date published: 
19 Oct 2018

Toppling furniture postcard

Toppling furniture and TVs cause hundreds of serious injuries each year. Use this postcard to spread the message.

Date published: 
3 Apr 2017

Think Safety First - Bunk Beds

Bunk beds can be a great space-saving option for smaller rooms and kids love them. If your children are using bunk beds...

Date published: 
12 Apr 2016

Think Safety First - Furniture Stability

From a child’s point of view, your home looks like a big playground. But there are hidden dangers they don’t recognise.

Date published: 
12 Apr 2016

Toppling furniture: why anchor it?

This fact card provides simple steps to help prevent death or injury to small children when choosing and securing furniture in your home.
Date published: 
24 Jun 2015

Consumer awareness of furniture stability risks and prevention

Research report containing the results of an Australian consumer survey on furniture stability. Specifically, the research focuses on the particular dangers of common furniture in homes with children under the age of five.
Date published: 
24 Jun 2015

Children's portable folding cots - Supplier guide

This guide provides a summary of the legal requirements for supply of children’s portable folding cots, commonly known as folding cots.

Date published: 
2 Oct 2009

Household furniture hazards for kids - Safety alert

Make your home a safe place for children. Young children love to climb and will often play on household furniture. However, climbing on furniture can place children at significant risk.

Date published: 
30 May 2009

Bunk beds - Supplier bulletin

This bulletin explains the mandatory standard for bunk beds, the responsibilities of suppliers and the ACCC's role in enforcing this mandatory standard.

Date published: 
7 Jul 2008

Cots - Safety alert

This brochure outlines what safety features to look for when buying a cot, and how to best use it.

Date published: 
1 Jan 2007