Child Injury Prevention Programming and Action Guide
Guide and Manual, 2017
The Child Injury Prevention Programming and Action Guide provides information about the importance of injury prevention, why children are more at risk of injury, and how to develop and implement an injury prevention strategy. This resource was developed for community-based programs to use in their work with families to prevent child injury, but it will be of interest to anyone who works with caregivers and children. Adapted with permission from Parachute Canada’s Introduction to Child Injury Prevention (ICIP) online resource.
Municipal Bicycle Bylaw Development
Guide and Manual, 2002
Provides background information on why legislation is a successful strategy in reducing bicycle-related injury and presents a framework for communities to develop and implement comprehensive bicycle bylaws in their municipalities.
Bike Safety with Bill Nye the Science Guy
Instill a heads-up attitude all year long with this new DVD featuring two popular safety classics. Who better to get kids interested in bike safety basics than the way-cool Science Guy? And, when it comes to learning about the vital procedures and equipment to use when skateboarding, bicycling, and roller-skating, younger children will pay attention to their pal Pinocchio. From hand signals to the “pre-ride” check, students will learn why it’s important to always wear an approved safety helmet, stay visible to drivers, remain alert, and most importantly to follow the rules of the road.
In addition to the 16-minute program Bike Safety with Bill Nye the Science Guy and the 13-minute program I’m No Fool on Wheels, this disk also features: Scene selection; Clips correlated to activities in the on-disk Educator’s Guide, Printable Educator’s Guide, Web links to additional resources.SKU: 4-V-414
Fact Sheet, 2010
The best way to avoid injury while cycling is to follow safe practices. This fact sheet outlines some rules of the road and general tips to help you avoid injury while cycling. This resource is ideal for all cyclists.
Million Messages: Key Messages Table
Information Sheet, 2012
The Million Messages program is the development of a comprehensive plan to standardize messages given to parents about injury by public or community health nurses. Each of these messages is simple, consistent, routine, and targets an issue that affects children at specific stages in their growth and development. The messages are developed for visits during the prenatal, newborn, two months, four months, six months, twelve months, eighteen months, and preschool periods. This program was developed by Capital Health in Alberta.