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A Game Plan to Prevent TV/Furniture Tip-Over Deaths and Injuries
According to a new CPSC study, when a television falls from an average size dresser, it can fall with the force of thousands of pounds...
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Bullying Prevention: 2014 Resource Guide
This resource guide provides links to organizations, programs, publications, and resources focused on bullying prevention. It is divided into seven sections: (1) Organizations and Websites; (2) Data, Definitions, and Research; (3) Programs, Campaigns, and Toolkits; (4) Policies, Laws, and...
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Preventing E-Cigarette Poisoning among Children and Youth
On December 11, 2014, CSN hosted a webinar focused on e-cigarette poisoning among children and youth. According to the American Association of Poison Control Centers, the number of cases managed by Poison Control Centers involving e-cigarettes containing nicotine rose dramatically from about 270 in...
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Innovative Practices in Traumatic Brain Injury Prevention
Each year, more than one million youth ages 0 through 19 sustain a non-fatal traumatic brain injury (TBI) (NEISS; NEISS –AIP 2007-2009). With the passage of legislation in all states and the District of Columbia to prevent and manage youth sports concussions, awareness of TBI is on the rise....
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Internet Safety: 2014 Resource Guide
This resource guide provides links to organizations, programs, publications, and resources focused on Internet safety, as well as information on a variety of subtopics related to the Internet, including: alcohol and drugs, cyberbullying, sexting, social networking, and suicide and self-harm. Each...
New Study from CPSC
Bullying Prevention Resource Guide
E-Cig Poisoning Webinar
CSN Publication on TBI Prevention
Internet Safety Resource Guide

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In the field of suicide prevention, the term “crisis services” has often meant a hotline or helpline model of care: counselors staffing phone (or, increasingly, text or chat) lines assist...
Find state-specific fact sheets below that provide a snapshot of alcohol-involved deaths and drunk driving and an overview of proven strategies to reduce or prevent drunk driving. View and download...
Find state-specific fact sheets below that provide a snapshot of motor vehicle occupant deaths and seat belt use and an overview of proven strategies for increasing the use of seat belts, car seats,...
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