July 2008

All-terrain vehicle injuries

On average, more than 15 people each day are seen in Ontario emergency departments for injuries related to all-terrain vehicles. More than one person is hospitalized each day for an ATV injury; males 15-19 are most commonly injured. Learn more about ATV related injuries in July's Ontario Injury Compass The July issue of Compass is part of a series of e-reports produced by the Ontario Injury Prevention Resource Centre. Each report focuses on a single injury issue and provides Ontario data broken down by age, sex and region. Each report also includes prevention tips and a list of additional resources pertaining to the injury topic.

Download the report (in PDF format) or sign up via email up via email at compass-subscribe@oiprc.parachutecanada.org to automatically receive new reports by e-mail.

Ontario Injury Compass provides an analysis of injury issues in Ontario. Each report provides a snapshot of the most recent data available on the given topic.  By signing up, you can automatically receive notification when the reports are released. 

To sign up, please send an email to compass-subscribe@oiprc.parachutecanada.org.