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Spring & Summer Safety

Spring and summer are great times to engage in outdoors activities such as swimming, biking, playing outside, and grilling, but it is also a time when accidents and injuries occur.  By taking simple, common-sense precautions, you can have fun and stay safe at the same time.

Swimming & Boating Safety

Playground & Bicycle Safety

Dog Bites

Overexertion/ Sports Injuries

Traumatic Brain Injury

Rural & Agricultural Health and Safety

Fire Safety/ Carbon Monoxide Safety

Falls Prevention for Older Adults

Falls Prevention for Children

Poisoning

Drug Overdose

Winter Safety

Winter provides new challenges in preventing injuries. Fires in the home are more common because of the increase in cooking activities and heating fires, holiday decorations, and winter storms. Below are some resources and tips to keep your family safe this winter.

Winter Home Safety

Holiday Kids Safety

 

Contact Information:

Jessica Skiba
Injury Prevention Epidemiologist, Division of Trauma and Injury Prevention
jskiba@isdh.in.gov
317-233-7716

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