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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.

Holiday Kids Safety

Winter Home Safety

Fire Safety/ Carbon Monoxide Safety

Falls Prevention for Older Adults

Falls Prevention for Children

Poisoning / Drug Overdose

Overexertion/ Sports Injuries

Summer Safety

Summer is a great time 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.

Dog Bites

Playground and Bike 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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