Unintentional Poisoning Summary and Prevention Tips
Fact Sheet, 2018
This summary provides information about unintentional poisoning-related hospitalizations for Saskatchewan children under the age of 10, between 2004 and 2013. Information about how to prevent unintentional poisonings in children is also provided.
Million Messages: 6 to 12 Months
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.
How to Choose a Bicycle Helmet for Your Child
Fact Sheet, 2010
This document provides information on the standards for helmets, types of helmets, and how to adjust a helmet for proper fit.
Someone Else: Bicycle Safety for Intermediate Grades
This video describes the aftermath of a bicycle crash and its effect on the rider, 13-year-old Danny, his friends, and the motorist. The DVD discusses the effects of a head injury and the importance of wearing a bicycle helmet. Audience: preteens and teenagers.SKU: 4-V-412
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.