Child and Youth Injury in Saskatchewan 2004-2013
Child and Youth Injury in Saskatchewan 2004-2013 serves as an update to the Child and Youth Injury in Saskatchewan 1995-1999 report completed by the Saskatchewan Prevention Institute in 2002. The current report examines injury-related deaths and hospitalizations of Saskatchewan children and youth less than 20 years of age during the 10 year period of 2004 to 2013. Injury-related deaths and hospitalizations are examined overall, followed by a more detailed analysis of the ten most common causes of injury-related hospitalizations, including both intentional and unintentional injuries. The ten most common causes discussed in this report are falls, sports, intentional self-harm, assault, poisoning, motor vehicle occupant, cycling, all-terrain vehicle, and fire and burns.
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
Brain Injury Due to Trauma
Fact Sheet, 2000
It is important to educate children and adults alike that the brain controls everything that we do. We must realize that we are who we are because of our brains and that every effort must be made to protect the brain from harm. In order to explain the importance of the brain, it is necessary to understand what happens to the brain when it is injured.SKU: 4-004
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.SKU: 4-205
Home Safety Tips: 1-4 Years Brochure
This brochure contains home safety information on the common causes of injury for children between one and four years of age. Information is divided by activities around the home including: play time, bath time, sleep time, and meal time. Injury topics include: falls, car seats, drowning, choking, strangulation, poisoning, and burns and scalds.SKU: 4-024