Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
Information and resources for families and health professionals related to child safety and injury prevention, including:
Publications covering safety-related topics, updates on developments in injury prevention, an online community forum, state highlights, data and surveillance, webinars, an e-newsletter, and research findings from peer-reviewed injury prevention literature.
CDC National Center for
Injury Prevention and Control
A-to-Z coverage of injury-related topics; publications, including fact sheets; research and activities; data and statistics; campaigns and initiatives; multimedia tools; social media resources; news and announcements.
Product Safety Commission
Recalls and product safety news; consumer product-related statistics; downloadable safety tips; online videos; an electronic reading room; and a link to the National Electronic Injury Surveillance System.
Plus: Child Safety
Child safety publications, news updates, research findings, statistics, links to related information and organizations. Links to materials in additional languages.
Safety tips for the whole family. Many materials also in Spanish.
Fact sheets and other downloadable publications covering safety at home, at work, and on the road.
Safe Kids USA
Information related to unintentional childhood injury, including safety tips, product recalls, current initiatives, position papers, and public policy.
Searchable database of scholarly literature covering injury research and prevention.
Youth violence prevention resources, including current information and tools; evidence-based prevention strategies; training and technical assistance; online community workspaces; and connections to other communities. Stryve is a national initiative led by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Health Organization: Violence and injury prevention and disability
News and electronic reports related to safety issues around the globe. Some information is also available in Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, and Spanish.
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