Using emergency department (ED) visit data for Ontario, this issue of the Ontario Injury Compass discusses characteristics of bicycle-related injuries in children and youth. The report also highlights evidence-informed prevention strategies for this injury issue.

CATT Online provides free concussion toolkits, an online Concussion Response Tool, and downloadable resources. Developed by the BCIRPU, the CATT tool is a great resource for practitioners and residents of Ontario.

Find out what Injury Prevention working groups across Ontario are doing by visiting their microsites. Interested in a microsite for your working group? The OIPRC can help!

What We Do

The Ontario Injury Prevention Resource Centre (OIPRC) helps injury prevention professionals reduce injury in Ontario.
We do this through:

  • coordination
  • knowledge translation and interpretation
  • knowledge exchange and communication
  • leadership
  • capacity-building
  • system planning

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In the News

Call for Participants: CSA Technical Committee on Workplace First Aid

CSA Group is seeking volunteer committee members for a Technical Committee on Workplace First Aid. Apply by June 30th.

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Join the Movement for Falls Prevention Month

Fifteen provincial and national organizations across Canada, including the OIPRC, have come together to lead the movement for Falls Prevention Month 2015. Find out how Injury prevention practitioners can get involved.

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Ontario Ministry of Transportation releases 2012 Ontario Road Safety Annual Report

The Ministry of Transportation has released the 2012 Ontario Road Safety Annual Report (ORSAR), presenting road injury and fatality data and identifying road safety priorities.

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Upcoming Events

Brain Injury Association of Windsor/Essex County Conference

May 30, 2015

Holiday Inn, Windsor

The Brain Injury Association of Windsor & Essex County is hosting its third brain injury conference, Assessment & Treatment of Concussion & Mild Traumatic Brain Injury on May 30th, 2015.

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Annual Falls & Mobility Network Meeting

June 5, 2015

Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto

Register now for the 2015 Falls & Mobility Network Meeting in Toronto.

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ACIP 2015 Injury Prevention Conference

June 8 - June 9, 2015

Halifax, NS

The Atlantic Collaborative on Injury Prevention's conference will showcase a wide range of important injury prevention issues.

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arrive alive DRIVE SOBER Drive Straight Golf Tournament

June 17, 2015

Mandarin Golf & Country Club, Markham

arrive alive DRIVE SOBER's Drive Straight Golf Tournament raises funds to support sober driving in Ontario,

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See the Line

August 12, 2015

Western University, London

Save the date for See the Line, a day of concussion research and awareness hosted by the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry

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2015 Not By Accident Conference

September 17, 2015

Lamplighter Inn, London

Save the date for the 2015 Not By Accident Conference

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arrive alive DRIVE SOBER workshop

September 27 - September 28, 2015

Delta Hotel City Centre, Ottawa

This workshop is presented by arrive alive DRIVE SOBER and Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police Traffic Committee.

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Falls Prevention Month

November 1 - November 30, 2015

Canada-wide

Join us in the movement for Falls Prevention Month 2015.

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