Children's Health and Wellness

Safety and Injury Prevention for Teens

Unintentional injury sends thousands of children and adolescents seeking emergency medical care each day. With proper education, improvements to the environment, enforcement of certain safety legislation and regulations, and community involvement, many injuries can be prevented. In fact, most unintentional injuries can be prevented.

Listed in the directory below you will find some additional information regarding safety and injury prevention for adolescents, for which we have provided a brief overview.

Online Source: CDChttp://www.cdc.gov/injury/index.html
Online Editor: Sinovic, Dianna
Online Medical Reviewer: Kanipe, Jennifer RN, BSN
Date Last Reviewed: 6/6/2011
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