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Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Information

Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Information

Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Information

The world's largest, on-going telephone health survey system operated by the Centers for Disease Control.

Child Safety Resources

Child Safety Resources

Child Safety Resources

This page contains a long list of child safety injury prevention websites.

Consumer Product Safety Commission

Consumer Product Safety Commission

Consumer Product Safety Commission

Charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of the thousands of types of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction.

Injury Prevention Web

Injury Prevention Web

Injury Prevention Web

To prevent injuries it is necessary to have information about the factors that contribute to their occurrence. With this information we may understand the options for prevention. Effective injury prevention requires a multifaceted, multidisciplinary approach. This website hosts the Web sites of several agencies and organizations working to prevent injuries. It also contains a weekly literature update of recent journal articles and agency reports, injury data for every U.S. state, more than 1400 links to government and non-profit injury prevention sites worldwide, suggestions of books for your library, and is the gateway for information about scheduled NIITS teleconference sessions.

National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

This website provides a wealth of information on injury prevention including saving lives and protecting people, prescription drug overdose, traumatic brain injury, motor vehicle safety, violence prevention, home and recreational safety, data and statistics, funded programs, press room, and more.

Traumatic Brain Injuries

Traumatic Brain Injuries

Traumatic Brain Injuries

A Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) can disrupt the normal functions of the brain. TBIs—ranging from mild concussions to severe, life-threatening injuries—can be prevented. The burden of TBI can be reduced through prevention strategies and improvements in the health and quality of life for people living with a TBI.