Based on data collected at Ontario's Lead Trauma Hospitals, this issue of the Ontario Injury Compass presents counts and characteristics for hospitalizations due to traumatic injury in Ontario.

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

Find out more about our services

In the News

Safe Kids Week 2015 resources now available!

Safe Kids Week resources are now available at parachutecanada.org/safekidsweek. The Safe Kids Week theme for 2015 is promotion and awareness of cycling and road safety

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Competition Bureau checks helmet-maker Bauer over concussion claims

The Competition Bureau has ordered Bauer to stop making unsupported claims that its Re-Akt hockey helmets offer enhanced protection from concussions.

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ACICR changes name to Injury Prevention Centre

The Alberta Centre for Injury Control & Research (ACICR) is now the Injury Prevention Centre (IPC).

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Upcoming Events

NEW! Parachute Webinar Series Part 1

April 28, 2015

Webinar

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NEW! ACIP 2015 Injury Prevention Conference

June 8 - June 9, 2015

Halifax, NS

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UN Global Road Safety Week

May 4 - May 10, 2015

Worldwide

The official campaign for the Third United Nations Global Road Safety Week (May 4-10, 2015) is #SaveKidsLives.

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Safe Kids Week

May 4 - May 10, 2015

Canada

The Safe Kids Week theme for 2015 is promotion and awareness of cycling and road safety in communities across Canada.

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2015 Road Safety Challenge

May 14 - June 14, 2015

Ontario-wide

The Ministry of Transportation's 2015 Road Safety Challenge runs from May 14-June 14.

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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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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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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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