Data & Surveillance
Demonstrates how the costs of injury and the savings consequent of prevention efforts can be used to build support for injury prevention programs. Describes childhood injury costs for Washington, DC.
Reviews causes and cost of childhood injury. Presents cost-benefit analysis results of injury prevention and control interventions for these causes including: bicycle helmets, child safety seats, injury prevention counseling, and speed limits.
Provides an overview of the newest national data system overseen by the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control
Delivered at a CSN webinar conducted by Monique Sheppard, Director of CSN Economics and Data Analysis Resource Center (EDARC), Dexter Taylor, CSN Associate Research Scientist, and Paul Jones, CSN Associate Research Scientist, on April 4, 2007. Available online, PowerPoint slides and presentation's audio recording.
Contains the rate (per 100,000) of unintentional MVT deaths among children aged 0-14; The rate (per 100,000) of suicide deaths among youths aged 15-19; Average individual costs per case of unintentional motor vehicle traffic deaths (aged 0-14) and completed suicides (aged 15-19) in the US; Leading Causes and Total 5-Year Incidence of Death by Age Group; Leading Causes and Total 5-Year Incidence of Injury Death by Age Group, Average individual co
This brief describes why health plans would want to invest in injury prevention and how they can help prevent adolescent injury, thereby reducing injuryrelated mortality and health care spending for adolescents.
Children’s Safety Network developed this factsheet to assist you in developing your application for the new home visiting program. The material can be useful in outlining your needs assessment and in integrating injury and violence prevention into your application.
This fact sheet shows the importance of sobriety checkpoints in preventing injuries and death while simultaneously saving money.
This document analyzes the cost benefits of poison control centers.
Childhood Injury: Cost and Prevention Facts - Injury Prevention Counseling by Pediatricians Saves Money
This documents the cost benefits of injury prevention counseling by pediatricians.
This fact sheet shows the benefits of current speed limits, including money, time, and lives saved.