Long-term Care Best Practices Toolkit (2nd edition): Fall Prevention and Management

The following resource is designed to assist Long-Term Care (LTC) homes with the implementation of the Prevention of Falls and Fall Injuries in the Older Adult Best Practice Guideline. Provided by the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario.

Sources for our NTDSW statistics

Below are a list of the statistics used in the National Teen Driver Safety Week 2020 materials and their sources. “Road crashes are the second-leading cause of death among young people in Canada. Young people are killed in crashes at a higher rate than any other age group under 80 years old.”Yao, X., Skinner, R., […]

Videos

Perceptions of Vision Zero in Canada Why are cars made to go that fast? Speeding and road safety during COVID-19 Imagining Car Use and Road Safety Post COVID-19 Thinking Differently – A look at Canadian cities’ immediate response to COVID-19 to make space for social distancing (2020) COVID-19, Safer Roads and Urban Planning (2020) Vision Zero in Canada (webinar) […]

Choosing the right car seat

Should your child be using a rear-facing car seat, forward-facing car seat, booster seats or just using seatbelt? Find out which is the right car seat for your child and watch the video guides on how to install them.

Canadian Fall Prevention Virtual Conference 2020

Parachute hosted the fifth Canadian Fall Prevention Conference as an online event this year from Nov. 16 to 20, 2020.

National Injury Prevention Day

This annual health promotion day, held July 5 in 2021, raises awareness about the devastating impact of predictable and preventable injuries in Canada.

Canada's Safest Driver

Canada’s Safest Driver contest, sponsored by Desjardins, provides participants with a free downloadable app to track their driving skills and provides prizes for the best scores.