Button Battery Safety
Fact Sheet, 2016
This fact sheet defines what button batteries are and how they can be harmful to the health of children. This resource outlines tips for caregivers to avoid accidental injury from button batteries.
Million Messages: Program
Information Card, 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.SKU: 4-357
Is Your Child Safe?
This booklet deals with important information on prevention of childhood injuries and covers such topics as baby carriers, blind and curtain cords, children’s clothing, playpens, playgrounds, safety gates, etc.Please note, we no longer stock this resource. please order directly from www.hc-sc.gc.caSKU: 4-358
Gotta Brain Getta Helmet
This booklet provides safety information about helmet use for a variety of activities. It also includes an example of a young boy’s experience of a head injury.
As part of the Gotta Brain Getta Helmet booklet, view this video featuring Savannah Smith, a motocross rider from Saskatchewan. Savannah shares information about her experiences, the importance of wearing a properly fitted helmet, and how to choose a helmet.SKU: 4-220
Your Guide to Bicycle Safety Week
Guide and Manual, 2018
This guide will assist in planning for a bicycle safety event in your community. The guide provides information on organizing an event or rodeo including ideas on promotion, how to recruit volunteers, and instructions for thirteen different bicycle safety events. Also included: bicycle inspection form, report card, sign test, certificate of completion, colouring pages, activity booklet, and sample press releases.SKU: 4-217