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Fire Safety and Burns
Firearms
Poisoning
Product Safety
Traffic Safety
Violence
Youth Safety


TRAUMA/INJURY PREVENTION (GENERAL)

American Academy of Pediatrics

American Association for the Surgery of Trauma

American College of Surgeons

Brain Injury Association

Center for Disease Control

Center for Injury Control, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory

Center for Rural Emergency Medicine

Children's Safety Network

Children's Safety Network, Rural Injury Prevention Resource Center

Child Passenger Safety Web

The Coroner's Report - A site dedicated to gang intervention and prevention

Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma

Emergency Medical Services for Children

Farm Safety 4 Just Kids

Foundation Center - Clearinghouse for grant and policy info

Friends of CREM - Center for Rural Emergency Medicine

Harborview Medical Center

Harborview Medical Center - Childhood Injuries - Info on fire safety, firearms, poisoning, bicycles, child abuse, and suicide

Health Finder - Site offers broad-based information about injury prevention related issues and other health issues

ICEHS - Injury Control and Emergency Health Services Section of APHA

ICRIN Injury Data and Statistics

Injury Free Coalition for Kids

Injury Prevention Internet Library

Illinois Emergency Medical Services for Children

Johns Hopkins Injury Center for Research and Policy

Join Together - Working to Reduce Substance Abuse and Gun Violence

Kids Health - Information on various injury prevention issues and other health issues for parents, teens and older children.

LAC & USC Trauma

Medscape - Health resources and free Medline access

National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

National Institute for Farm Safety

National Program for Playground Safety

National SafeKids Campaign

Otto the Auto - Safety Site for Kids

Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center - offers technical assistance to communities about bicycle and pedestrian safety.

Ryder Trauma Center

Safety Belt Safe USA

St. Luke's - Hospital and regional trauma center

Spinal Cord Injury Resource

Think First Foundation - Prevention of brain and spinal cord injuries

TRAUMA.ORG - Trauma related information including a discussion group with around 500 members

TraumaNET

Trauma Foundation at San Francisco General Hospital

Unintentional Injury Prevention

University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Includes policy information, research, and data on health issues

UTHSCSA Trauma Home Page - Issues dealing with injury, injury prevention and surgical critical care

Welcome to Drinking - A Students Guide - this website prepares students for the many decisions they make on a daily basis that revolve around alcohol.

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ALCOHOL AND DRUGS

FACE - Truth and Clarity on Alcohol

Indiana Prevention Research Center

MADD National Office

National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information

National Drunk and Drunk Driving (3D) Prevention Coalition

National Hardcore Drunk Driver Project Website

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EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES

American College of Emergency Physicians

Federal Emergency Management Agency

National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians

National Association of EMS Educators

Search and Rescue Equipment

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FIRE SAFETY AND BURNS

American Burn Association

Burn Prevention Foundation - Fire safety by recognizing and avoiding fire hazards and other burn risks

Fire Administration Kids Page - An interactive site to teach children about fire safety

Fire and Safety Resource Directory

Fire Safety Tutorial - Series of informational handouts on fire safety - also contains first aid information

National Fire Protection Association

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission - Documents on smoke detectors, curling irons, chimneys, electric heat tape, home fire safety checklist, and fireworks

United States Fire Administration - Publications and National Fire Data Center

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FIREARMS

Coalition to Stop Gun Violence

Handgun Control, Inc and The Center To Prevent Handgun Violence

HELP Network - Handgun Epidemic Lowering Plan

Hands Without Guns

National Rifle Association

Violence Policy Center - Working to reduce firearms violence in America

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POISONING

American Association of Poison Control Centers

Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center

Central Texas Poison Center

Illinois Poison Center - subsidiary of the Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council providing poison safety information for children, parents, caregivers and health professionals.

San Diego Regional Poison Control Center

Links to other toxicology related sites

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PRODUCT SAFETY

Bicycle Helmet Safety Institute - A site devoted to bicycle helmet safety for adults and children

Bike Helmet Safety-Information and Children's Games on Safe Cycling - A site promoting the importance of bicycle safety

Consumer Law Page - Product liability issues

Consumer Product Safety Commission

Safety Forum - Promotes automobile and product safety

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  TRAFFIC SAFETY

Walkable Communities

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Safety City - A site for children to learn about traffic safety


BICYCLES

Bikes and Blades: The Safety Scene - Bicycle and Skate Safety Observation Studies

BFA Internet Resource Center

Bicycle Helmet Safety Institute - Acting as a clearinghouse and a technical resource for bicycle helmet information

Center for Injury Prevention - Dedicated to helping local communities and groups protect children

Lexington Bicycle Safety Program - Promote safer riding by cyclists. Organizes bicycle safety events, coordinates media campaigns, produces educational material

Snell Memorial Foundation - Dedicated to research, education, testing and development of helmet safety standards

World Health Organization - Helmet initiative to promote the use of bicycle and motorcycle helmets worldwide


MOTOR VEHICLES

American Automobile Association

Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine

Building Bridges - Promoting collaboration between public health and traffic safety professionals to reduce the toll that motor vehicle-related injuries take on society

Citizens for Reliable and Safe Highways

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

MADD - National Office determined to stop drunk driving and to support victims of this violent crime

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration - General information, vehicle and equipment information, traffic safety/occupant issues, child safety seats, school bus safety, recalls, crash tests, etc..

National Safety Belt Coalition - Promotes the lifesaving benefits of safety belts and child safety seats

Network of Employers for Traffic Safety

Otto the Auto - Fun and colorful site for young children that is traffic safety related

United States Department of Transportation


ROLLER BLADES

International Inline Skating Association - Learn How to Buy Skates and How to Skate Safely

Rollerblade, Inc. - Learn about Rollerblade's Safety Campaign, Asphalt Bites

Skating the Infobahn - List of Online Skating Links

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VIOLENCE

CHILD ABUSE

Child Sexual Abuse - "Research indicates that as many as one out of every four children will be the victim of sexual abuse.."

Connect for Kids Contains information on children's issues

Illinois Annual Report on Child Abuse and Neglect Statistics

National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information


DOMESTIC

Division of Violence Prevention - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - youth, family and intimate violence

Domestic Violence Resource - resources, statistics, etc...

Family Violence Prevention Fund

Screening for Family Violence - guide to clinical preventive services


GENERAL

Center for the Advanced Study of Public Safety and Injury Prevention - Training in injury control and violence prevention - course for local program development

Minnesota Center against Violence and Abuse

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report

National Archive of Criminal Justice Data - Facilitate and encourage research through sharing data and provision of specialized training

National Injury and Violence Prevention Resource Center

Pacific Center for Violence Prevention - working to prevent youth violence in California

Partnerships Against Violence

Real Men - Real Men work to end violence against women - Anti-sexist men's group

State & Territorial Injury Prevention Directors Association -programs which address violence and injury prevention

Violence Against Women Office - research, reports and studies

Violence and the Public Schools

VincentWeb - Violence and injury control course


SEXUAL ASSAULT

M.A.L.E. - Men Assisting, Leading, and Educating - for male survivors of sexual abuse

Sexual Assault Information Page - many resources including database search




YOUTH SAFETY


Child Safety

National Safe and Drug Free Schools and Communities

National Youth Sports Safety Foundation.

Common Sense About Kids and Guns - founded by three longtime gun violence prevention and children's advocates.

Violence Prevention Information for parents, teens, and counselors - offers advice on how to deal with violent conflicts in an assertive, non-violent way.

Violence Prevention Information for parents of younger children - offers advice on how to create a nonviolent home.

Smokey Bear - A fun and colorful page that teaches kids (and adults!) fire safety. Topics include "campfire games" and "bear facts."

Kidd Safety - An interactive website designed to educate children about safety issues that they encounter every day, including home hazards and sports injuries.

www.kidshealth.org - A site for children and adolescents that contains information on fire safety, safety in the sun, and various health issues.


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