Mum describes moment son swallowed washing tab

A mother from the Black Country has described the moment her two-year-old son accidentally swallowed a liquid washing tablet as one of the scariest in her life.

Roxanne Tomkinson said she turned her back for just two minutes to find her son Hayden doubled over in the living room and foaming from the mouth.

Read: Advice for parents worried about accidental poisoning

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'Dangerous' cleaning products

Campaign groups are joining together at Birmingham Children’s Hospital today to urge parents to take action to ensure their children are protected from the dangers of accidental poisoning by cleaning products in the home.