March 2010

Exposure to smoke, fire and flames

On average, each month 25 people are hospitalized for injuries due to exposure to smoke, fire and flames. Learn more about injuries due to exposure to smoke, fire and flame in March's Ontario Injury Compass. The March 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).

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. 

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