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  1. Mike Hayes
  1. Correspondence to Mike Hayes, Child Accident Prevention Trust, Canterbury Court (1.09), 1-3 Brixton Road, London SW9 6DE, UK; mhayes{at}

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CAPT wins european prize

In March, the UK's Child Accident Prevention Trust collected a prestigious European prize for its flagship public awareness campaign, Child Safety Week. The campaign carried off the prize in the accident prevention and physical activity category of the Children's Environment and Health Action Plan for Europe (CEHAPE) good practice awards against stiff competition from projects across Europe. Judges were impressed by the ‘Impact of the Week’—9% of parents took action to make their children safer—by the extent of local involvement, and by the range of partnership working. The award was presented at …

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