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NGOChild Accident Prevention Trust (capt)
AddressChild Accident Prevention Trust, 4th Floor, Cloister Court, 22-26 Farringdon Lane, London, EC1R 3AJ
Telephone020 76083828
Emailsafe@capt.org.uk
Websitewww.capt.org.uk
Background InformationIn its own words, the "Child Accident Prevention Trust (capt) is a national charity committed to reducing the number of children and young people who are killed, disabled or seriously injured as a result of accidents". The Trust, which engages in lobbying, education and publicity work, was established in the late 1970s by paediatricians Hugh Jackson and Donald Court, becoming the present organisation in 1981. It is the sucessor body to the Joint Child Accident Prevention Committee, established in 1978. Charity no. 1053549, company no. 3147845. Sources: www.capt.org.uk; Cook Routledge Guide to British Political Archives 2006
Year Created1981
Other Names / Antecedent BodiesJoint Child Accident Prevention Committee
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KeywordsChildren and young people; Public safety.
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