Child Safety and Injury Prevention

Injuries remain the leading cause of death for children in Canada and a leading cause of hospitalization. 

Everyone has a role to play in keeping children safe! 

The following link provides information on injury issues that affect children 0-6 including:

  • Falls
  • Burns and scalds
  • Drowning
  • Poisoning
  • Suffocation and safe sleep
  • Motor vehicle related injuries
  • Playground safety

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Updated April 19, 2018