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Teach your kids about 000

000Young children are capable of learning how and when to dial 000, and the QFES advises families to take the time to explain it carefully.

In the panic of an emergency, some people forget to dial 000 or assume that someone else has done it - so reinforcing 000 for emergencies will help the whole family, not children.

Here are the important steps to teach:

By teaching your child what happens when they dial 000 in an emergency and practising with them (without actually placing a call), it could one day save their life - and yours.

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