CSN Publications by Topic

CSN Publications by Topic

Building the Child Safety Collaborative Innovation and Improvement Network: How does it work and what is it achieving?

Released Date: Mar 2018

Injury Prevention published our peer-reviewed manuscript that captures learning and progress from cohort 1 of the CS CoIIN. Building the Child Safety... read more

CSN - Overview

CSN Overview

Released Date: Feb 2013

This overview summarizes the work of the Children's Safety Network.

CSN Technical Assistance: What CSN Can Do For You

Released Date: Feb 2012

This document outlines how CSN can assist state MCH and IVP programs.

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Injury and Violence Prevention Systems Toolkit

Released Date: May 2018

The injury and violence prevention systems toolkit is a compilation of resources aimed at state and jurisdiction public health practitioners and... read more

Bike Safety

Childhood Injury: Cost and Prevention Facts - Bicycle helmets save medical costs for children

Childhood Injury: Cost and Prevention Facts - Bicycle helmets save medical costs for children

Released Date: Mar 2009

This publication discusses the monetary importance of wearing a helmet, focusing on how much helmets decrease medical and insurance costs.

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Promoting Bicycle Safety for Children: Strategies and Tools for Community Programs

Released Date: Feb 2011

This tool was created for State Maternal & Child Health (MCH) and injury prevention programs to disseminate to local health departments and... read more

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Bullying Prevention

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Bullying Prevention: 2015 Resource Guide

Released Date: Jan 2015

In the 2013 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS), 20 percent of students reported being bullied on school property and 15 percent reported being... read more

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Child Safety CoIIN Change Packages and Outcome Data Worksheets

Released Date: Feb 2018

The Change Packages list the evidence-based and evidence-informed strategies that will lead to breakthrough improvement in five topic areas of child... read more

CSN Bullying Prevention Environmental Scan Summary Findings

CSN Bullying Prevention Environmental Scan Summary Findings

Released Date: May 2011

In January 2011, CSN sent out a request to all 50 states and the District of Columbia Maternal and Child Health and Injury and Violence Prevention... read more

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Focus on Injuries at School: CSN Resource Guide 2012

Focus on Injuries at School: CSN Resource Guide 2012

Released Date: Aug 2012

With back-to-school around the corner, CSN is providing this special issue of our newsletter on preventing injuries at school. This newsletter issue... read more

In 2013, US high school students took the CDC’s Youth Risk Behavior Survey. This infographic outlines some of the findings related to bullying and fighting.

How Common Are Bullying and Fighting among High Schoolers?

Released Date: Nov 2015

In 2013, US high school students took the CDC’s Youth Risk Behavior Survey. This infographic outlines some of the findings related to bullying and... read more

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Internet Safety: 2014 Resource Guide

Released Date: Nov 2014

According to the 2013 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS), nearly 15 percent of high school students have experienced electronic bullying within the... read more

Preventing Bullying: The Role of Public Health and Safety Professionals

Released Date: Dec 2016

This article discusses the prevalence and consequences of bullying on both the victims and bullies themselves and focuses on the role that public... read more

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Preventing Bullying: The Role of Public Health and Safety Professionals

Preventing Bullying: The Role of Public Health and Safety Professionals

Released Date: Feb 2011

This article discusses the prevalence and consequences of bullying on both the victims and bullies themselves and focuses on the role that public... read more

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Summary of Findings: 2014 CSN Bullying Prevention Environmental Scan

Summary of Findings: 2014 CSN Bullying Prevention Environmental Scan

Released Date: May 2015

Bullying is a major public health concern. According to the 2013 Youth Risk Behavior Survey, a biennial survey of students in grades 9-12 that is... read more

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Child Maltreatment

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Child Maltreatment Prevention 2014 Resource Guide

Released Date: Jun 2014

CSN has produced this resource guide to provide a comprehensive, annotated list of resources for child maltreatment prevention with particular... read more

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Child Safety CoIIN Change Packages and Outcome Data Worksheets

Released Date: Feb 2018

The Change Packages list the evidence-based and evidence-informed strategies that will lead to breakthrough improvement in five topic areas of child... read more

Costs of Leading Childhood Injuries Fact Sheet

Released Date: Nov 2017

This fact sheet covers the costs of childhood injuries, including medical costs, work loss costs, and quality of life loss costs. Work loss costs... read more

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Evidence-Based Strategies and Readings in Five Injury Topics

Released Date: Jul 2017

This publication lists evidence-based strategies and readings on child passenger safety, falls prevention, interpersonal violence prevention, suicide... read more

Injury Disparities: Homicides

Injury Disparities: Homicides

Released Date: May 2018

This infographic focuses on the homicide rates (per 100,000) of children, adolescents, and young adults ages 0 through 24 from 2014-2016. It breaks... read more

MCH Approach to Preventing Child Maltreatment

MCH Approach to Preventing Child Maltreatment

Released Date: Oct 2008

This report provides State MCH professionals with information about child maltreatment and how they can help prevent the abuse and neglect of... read more

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Stories of Innovation: Collecting Real-Time Outcomes Data for Injury Prevention

Released Date: Jun 2017

Participants in the Child Safety Collaborative Innovation and Improvement Network (CS CoIIN) are identifying and developing innovative ways to... read more

The Medical Costs of Childhood Injuries: Hospitalizations

Released Date: Nov 2017

In 2015, the total medical costs of injury-related hospitalizations of children age 19 and younger was $6.6 billion. This infographic breaks out the... read more

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI): Resource Guide 2013

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI): Resource Guide 2013

Released Date: May 2013

CSN is pleased to provide this resource guide on the critical issue of traumatic brain injury (TBI). Studies have found that the four most common... read more

Child Passenger Safety

 Childhood Injury: Cost and Prevention Facts - Child Safety Seats: How large are the benefits and who should pay?

Childhood Injury: Cost and Prevention Facts - Child Safety Seats: How large are the benefits and who should pay?

Released Date: Mar 2009

This fact sheet summarizes a study of total cost savings of child safety seats. It also outlines incentives for involving insurers in the... read more

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Child Passenger Safety: 2016 Resource Guide

Released Date: Sep 2016

Motor vehicle crashes are a leading cause of death among children ages one through 14 (CDC, 2016). In 2013, an average of three children were killed... read more

Child Safety CoIIN Change Packages and Outcome Data Worksheets

Released Date: Feb 2018

The Change Packages list the evidence-based and evidence-informed strategies that will lead to breakthrough improvement in five topic areas of child... read more

Costs of Leading Childhood Injuries Fact Sheet

Released Date: Nov 2017

This fact sheet covers the costs of childhood injuries, including medical costs, work loss costs, and quality of life loss costs. Work loss costs... read more

This CSN infographic focuses on the disparities in child passenger deaths and offers prevention strategies.

Disparities in Child Passenger Safety

Released Date: May 2016

This CSN infographic focuses on the disparities in child passenger deaths and offers prevention strategies. Download a print version of the... read more

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Evidence-Based Strategies and Readings in Five Injury Topics

Released Date: Jul 2017

This publication lists evidence-based strategies and readings on child passenger safety, falls prevention, interpersonal violence prevention, suicide... read more

Injury Prevention: What Works? A Summary of Cost-outcome Analysis for Injury Prevention Programs (2014)

Injury Prevention: What Works? A Summary of Cost-outcome Analysis for Injury Prevention Programs (2014)

Released Date: Nov 2014

Summarizes the incidence and cost savings of interventions to prevent injuries due to motor vehicles, impaired driving, open-flame/burns, and... read more

Precious Cargo: Child Passenger Safety

Released Date: Sep 2013

Though child passenger fatalities have decreased, motor vehicle-related injuries are still a leading cause of death for children. Proper use of child... read more

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Stories of Innovation: Collecting Real-Time Outcomes Data for Injury Prevention

Released Date: Jun 2017

Participants in the Child Safety Collaborative Innovation and Improvement Network (CS CoIIN) are identifying and developing innovative ways to... read more

The Medical Costs of Childhood Injuries: Hospitalizations

Released Date: Nov 2017

In 2015, the total medical costs of injury-related hospitalizations of children age 19 and younger was $6.6 billion. This infographic breaks out the... read more

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI): Resource Guide 2013

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI): Resource Guide 2013

Released Date: May 2013

CSN is pleased to provide this resource guide on the critical issue of traumatic brain injury (TBI). Studies have found that the four most common... read more

Choking Strangulation

Pediatric Magnet Ingestion: Get the Facts, Prevent an Injury

Pediatric Magnet Ingestion: Get the Facts, Prevent an Injury

Released Date: Jul 2013

Powerful, rare earth (neodymium) magnets can cause serious injury and death when ingested. The CPSC (Consumer Product Safety Commission) has reported... read more

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Drowning Prevention

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Boating Safety

Released Date: Sep 2014

In 2013, 560 individuals lost their lives while boating, and 2,620 sustained non-fatal injuries. Forty-nine of those who died and 589 of those who... read more

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Costs of Leading Childhood Injuries Fact Sheet

Released Date: Nov 2017

This fact sheet covers the costs of childhood injuries, including medical costs, work loss costs, and quality of life loss costs. Work loss costs... read more

The Facts On Childhood Drowning

Released Date: Jul 2016

Every year in the US, 3,572 people die from drowning. Nine hundred and forty-five of them are children. Children account for one out of four drowning... read more

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The Medical Costs of Childhood Injuries: Hospitalizations

Released Date: Nov 2017

In 2015, the total medical costs of injury-related hospitalizations of children age 19 and younger was $6.6 billion. This infographic breaks out the... read more

Falls

Child Safety CoIIN Change Packages and Outcome Data Worksheets

Released Date: Feb 2018

The Change Packages list the evidence-based and evidence-informed strategies that will lead to breakthrough improvement in five topic areas of child... read more

Costs of Leading Childhood Injuries Fact Sheet

Released Date: Nov 2017

This fact sheet covers the costs of childhood injuries, including medical costs, work loss costs, and quality of life loss costs. Work loss costs... read more

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Evidence-Based Strategies and Readings in Five Injury Topics

Released Date: Jul 2017

This publication lists evidence-based strategies and readings on child passenger safety, falls prevention, interpersonal violence prevention, suicide... read more

Falls are the number one leading cause of hospitalized injury in the U.S. for children ages 0 through 14.

Falls in Children and Youth: Hospitalizations

Released Date: Feb 2016

Falls are the number one leading cause of hospitalized injury in the U.S. for children ages 0 through 14. This infographic has information on the... read more

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Playground-Related Injuries Treated in the Emergency Department

Released Date: Jan 2014

218,851 playground-related injuries are treated in an emergency department each year. This infographic breaks down playground-related injuries by... read more

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Stories of Innovation: Collecting Real-Time Outcomes Data for Injury Prevention

Released Date: Jun 2017

Participants in the Child Safety Collaborative Innovation and Improvement Network (CS CoIIN) are identifying and developing innovative ways to... read more

The Medical Costs of Childhood Injuries: Hospitalizations

Released Date: Nov 2017

In 2015, the total medical costs of injury-related hospitalizations of children age 19 and younger was $6.6 billion. This infographic breaks out the... read more

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI): Resource Guide 2013

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI): Resource Guide 2013

Released Date: May 2013

CSN is pleased to provide this resource guide on the critical issue of traumatic brain injury (TBI). Studies have found that the four most common... read more

FamilyIntimate Partner Violence

Child Safety CoIIN Change Packages and Outcome Data Worksheets

Released Date: Feb 2018

The Change Packages list the evidence-based and evidence-informed strategies that will lead to breakthrough improvement in five topic areas of child... read more

Costs of Leading Childhood Injuries Fact Sheet

Released Date: Nov 2017

This fact sheet covers the costs of childhood injuries, including medical costs, work loss costs, and quality of life loss costs. Work loss costs... read more

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Evidence-Based Strategies and Readings in Five Injury Topics

Released Date: Jul 2017

This publication lists evidence-based strategies and readings on child passenger safety, falls prevention, interpersonal violence prevention, suicide... read more

Firearm-Related Injuries among Children Ages 0 Through 14

Firearm-Related Injuries among Children Ages 0 Through 14

Released Date: Mar 2014

The following fact sheet provides information about firearm-related injuries and deaths among the 0 through 14 year old population in the United... read more

Injury Disparities: Homicides

Injury Disparities: Homicides

Released Date: May 2018

This infographic focuses on the homicide rates (per 100,000) of children, adolescents, and young adults ages 0 through 24 from 2014-2016. It breaks... read more

Stories of Innovation: Collecting Real-Time Outcomes Data for Injury Prevention

Released Date: Jun 2017

Participants in the Child Safety Collaborative Innovation and Improvement Network (CS CoIIN) are identifying and developing innovative ways to... read more

The Medical Costs of Childhood Injuries: Hospitalizations

Released Date: Nov 2017

In 2015, the total medical costs of injury-related hospitalizations of children age 19 and younger was $6.6 billion. This infographic breaks out the... read more

Fire Burn Safety

Costs of Leading Childhood Injuries Fact Sheet

Released Date: Nov 2017

This fact sheet covers the costs of childhood injuries, including medical costs, work loss costs, and quality of life loss costs. Work loss costs... read more

Fire and Burn Prevention: 2015 Resource Guide

Released Date: Oct 2015

In 2013, fires and burns were the fourth leading cause of injury-related deaths to children ages 1-18 in the U.S. (WISQARS). Most of these deaths ... read more

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Injury Prevention: What Works? A Summary of Cost-outcome Analysis for Injury Prevention Programs (2014)

Injury Prevention: What Works? A Summary of Cost-outcome Analysis for Injury Prevention Programs (2014)

Released Date: Nov 2014

Summarizes the incidence and cost savings of interventions to prevent injuries due to motor vehicles, impaired driving, open-flame/burns, and... read more

The Medical Costs of Childhood Injuries: Hospitalizations

Released Date: Nov 2017

In 2015, the total medical costs of injury-related hospitalizations of children age 19 and younger was $6.6 billion. This infographic breaks out the... read more

Firearms

Child Access to Firearms in the US infographic

Child Access to Firearms in the United States

Released Date: Jan 2014

Children often find or handle firearms in the home without their parents' knowledge. In the United States, 2,600,000 children live in homes with... read more

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Firearm Safety: Resource Guide 2013

Firearm Safety: Resource Guide 2013

Released Date: May 2013

The Children’s Safety Network (CSN) has compiled this resource guide on Firearm Safety and Firearm Violence Prevention to provide state Maternal and... read more

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Firearm-Related Fatalities in US Children & Youth: Homicide, Suicide, and Unintentional

Released Date: Nov 2013

This infographic covers three types of firearm-related injuries and how they affect children and youth: homicide, suicide, and unintentional. This is... read more

Firearm-Related Injuries among Children Ages 0 Through 14

Firearm-Related Injuries among Children Ages 0 Through 14

Released Date: Mar 2014

The following fact sheet provides information about firearm-related injuries and deaths among the 0 through 14 year old population in the United... read more

Firearm-Related Injuries among Youth Ages 15 Through 24

Firearm-Related Injuries among Youth Ages 15 Through 24

Released Date: Mar 2014

The following fact sheet provides information about firearm-related injuries and deaths among 15 through 24 year olds in the United States. It... read more

Magnitude of Firearm-Related Fatalities in Children & Youth

Released Date: Dec 2013

In 2010, 6,581 children and youth ages 0-24 died from firearm-related injuries in the US. The Magnitude of Firearm-Related Fatalities in Children and... read more

The Cost of Firearm Violence

The Cost of Firearm Violence

Released Date: Dec 2012

Firearm injuries cost $174 billion in the United States in 2010 and the government's firearm injury bill alone exceeded $12 billion. PIRE researcher... read more

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General Multiple Causes

Costs of Leading Childhood Injuries Fact Sheet

Released Date: Nov 2017

This fact sheet covers the costs of childhood injuries, including medical costs, work loss costs, and quality of life loss costs. Work loss costs... read more

Focus on Injuries at School: CSN Resource Guide 2012

Focus on Injuries at School: CSN Resource Guide 2012

Released Date: Aug 2012

With back-to-school around the corner, CSN is providing this special issue of our newsletter on preventing injuries at school. This newsletter issue... read more

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Internet Safety: 2014 Resource Guide

Released Date: Nov 2014

According to the 2013 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS), nearly 15 percent of high school students have experienced electronic bullying within the... read more

Heatstroke Cars

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Child Passenger Safety: 2016 Resource Guide

Released Date: Sep 2016

Motor vehicle crashes are a leading cause of death among children ages one through 14 (CDC, 2016). In 2013, an average of three children were killed... read more

Heatstroke in Cars Infographic

Heatstroke in Cars

Released Date: Jul 2018

Heatstroke happens quickly and can be deadly. This infographic goes over the numbers on heatstroke in cars, the circumstances of deaths, clears up... read more

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Home Safety

Child Access to Firearms in the US infographic

Child Access to Firearms in the United States

Released Date: Jan 2014

Children often find or handle firearms in the home without their parents' knowledge. In the United States, 2,600,000 children live in homes with... read more

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Child Safety CoIIN Change Packages and Outcome Data Worksheets

Released Date: Feb 2018

The Change Packages list the evidence-based and evidence-informed strategies that will lead to breakthrough improvement in five topic areas of child... read more

Firearm-Related Fatalities in US Children & Youth: Homicide, Suicide, and Unintentional

Released Date: Nov 2013

This infographic covers three types of firearm-related injuries and how they affect children and youth: homicide, suicide, and unintentional. This is... read more

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Internet Safety: 2014 Resource Guide

Released Date: Nov 2014

According to the 2013 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS), nearly 15 percent of high school students have experienced electronic bullying within the... read more

Injury Disparities

This CSN infographic focuses on the disparities in child passenger deaths and offers prevention strategies.

Disparities in Child Passenger Safety

Released Date: May 2016

This CSN infographic focuses on the disparities in child passenger deaths and offers prevention strategies. Download a print version of the... read more

Injury Disparities: Drug Poisoning Deaths

Injury Disparities: Drug Poisoning Deaths

Released Date: May 2018

This infographic focuses on the rates (per 100,000) of drug poisoning deaths of adolescents and young adults ages 10-24 from 2014-2016. It breaks out... read more

Injury Disparities: Homicides

Injury Disparities: Homicides

Released Date: May 2018

This infographic focuses on the homicide rates (per 100,000) of children, adolescents, and young adults ages 0 through 24 from 2014-2016. It breaks... read more

Injury Disparities: Suicides

Injury Disparities: Suicides

Released Date: May 2018

This infographic focuses on the suicide rates (per 100,000) of adolescents and young adults ages 10 through 24 from 2014-2016. It breaks out these... read more

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Understanding Disparities in Child and Adolescent Injury: A Review of the Research

Released Date: Dec 2017

Health disparities are preventable differences in the burden of injury or of opportunities to achieve optimal health that are experienced by socially... read more

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Motor Vehicle

Injury Prevention: What Works? A Summary of Cost-outcome Analysis for Injury Prevention Programs (2014)

Injury Prevention: What Works? A Summary of Cost-outcome Analysis for Injury Prevention Programs (2014)

Released Date: Nov 2014

Summarizes the incidence and cost savings of interventions to prevent injuries due to motor vehicles, impaired driving, open-flame/burns, and... read more

National Performance Measure Maps: Motor Vehicle and Suicide

National Performance Measure Maps: Motor Vehicle and Suicide

Released Date: Sep 2012

Contains the following maps: State Rate Comparison to National Rate of Unintentional Motor Vehicle Traffic Deaths Among Children Ages 0-14 Years per... read more

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The Medical Costs of Childhood Injuries: Hospitalizations

Released Date: Nov 2017

In 2015, the total medical costs of injury-related hospitalizations of children age 19 and younger was $6.6 billion. This infographic breaks out the... read more

Other Unintentional Injuries

Preventing Adolescent Injury: The Role of Health Plans

Preventing Adolescent Injury: The Role of Health Plans

Released Date: Feb 2011

This brief describes why health plans would want to invest in injury prevention and how they can help prevent adolescent injury, thereby reducing... read more

Pedestrian Safety

The deadliest day of the year for child pedestrians is Halloween. On average, over two times as many child pedestrians die on Halloween compared to other days. Read Halloween safety facts and tips in our infographic. Have a safe and happy Halloween!

Halloween Safety

Released Date: Oct 2014

The deadliest day of the year for child pedestrians is Halloween. On average, over two times as many child pedestrians die on Halloween compared to... read more

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Pedestrian Safety 2014 Resource Guide

Released Date: Jul 2014

CSN has produced this resource guide to provide a comprehensive, annotated list of resources for pedestrian safety. The resource guide is divided... read more

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Walking Safe: Child Pedestrian Safety

Released Date: Nov 2013

Every year, an average of 67,124 child pedestrians are injured. 704 of those child pedestrians die. As it grows darker earlier, child pedestrians... read more

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Playground Safety

Child Safety CoIIN Change Packages and Outcome Data Worksheets

Released Date: Feb 2018

The Change Packages list the evidence-based and evidence-informed strategies that will lead to breakthrough improvement in five topic areas of child... read more

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Evidence-Based Strategies and Readings in Five Injury Topics

Released Date: Jul 2017

This publication lists evidence-based strategies and readings on child passenger safety, falls prevention, interpersonal violence prevention, suicide... read more

Playground-Related Injuries Treated in the Emergency Department

Released Date: Jan 2014

218,851 playground-related injuries are treated in an emergency department each year. This infographic breaks down playground-related injuries by... read more

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Poison Prevention

Childhood Injury: Cost and Prevention Facts - Poison Control Centers save Money and Lives

Childhood Injury: Cost and Prevention Facts - Poison Control Centers save Money and Lives

Released Date: Mar 2009

This document analyzes the cost benefits of poison control centers.

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Costs of Leading Childhood Injuries Fact Sheet

Released Date: Nov 2017

This fact sheet covers the costs of childhood injuries, including medical costs, work loss costs, and quality of life loss costs. Work loss costs... read more

E-cigarettes contain a liquid nicotine solution that can be poisonous. These products come in bright colors and appealing flavors and scents, making them particularly attractive to young children.

E-Cigarette Poisoning

Released Date: Jul 2015

E-cigarettes contain a liquid nicotine solution that can be poisonous. These products come in bright colors and appealing flavors and scents, making... read more

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Injury Disparities: Drug Poisoning Deaths

Injury Disparities: Drug Poisoning Deaths

Released Date: May 2018

This infographic focuses on the rates (per 100,000) of drug poisoning deaths of adolescents and young adults ages 10-24 from 2014-2016. It breaks out... read more

Opioid Medication: A Risk for Children and Teens

Released Date: Aug 2017

Each year, opioid medication poisoning causes more than 300 deaths in children and teens. (1) This infographic covers poison control center calls... read more

Preventing Unintentional Medication Poisoning in Children: 2016 Resource Guide

Released Date: Mar 2016

In 2012, nearly 6,000 children aged 0 through 4 were hospitalized and another 55,000 were treated and released from U.S. emergency rooms for... read more

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The Medical Costs of Childhood Injuries: Hospitalizations

Released Date: Nov 2017

In 2015, the total medical costs of injury-related hospitalizations of children age 19 and younger was $6.6 billion. This infographic breaks out the... read more

Prescription Drug Misuse Abuse

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Medication Abuse Prevention: 2016 Resource Guide

Released Date: May 2016

The amount of prescription painkillers prescribed and sold in the U.S. increased nearly four times from 1999 to 2010 (CDC), yet there has not been an... read more

Opioid Medication: A Risk for Children and Teens

Released Date: Aug 2017

Each year, opioid medication poisoning causes more than 300 deaths in children and teens. (1) This infographic covers poison control center calls... read more

Road Vehicles

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All-Terrain Vehicles

Released Date: Sep 2012

CSN released this infographic on all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), which includes information on ATV-related fatalities, ATV risk factors, and ATV safety... read more

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Rural Farm Safety

 Resource Fact Sheet on Rural Injury Prevention: Teen

Resource Fact Sheet on Rural Injury Prevention: Teen

Released Date: Apr 2011

CSN compiled this resource fact sheet to provide Community of Practice state teams with more details on rural injuries in America. The resource sheet... read more

Resources on Rural Injury Prevention: Child and Youth Agricultural Injuries

Resources on Rural Injury Prevention: Child and Youth Agricultural Injuries

Released Date: Nov 2011

The Children’s Safety Network (CSN) compiled this resource sheet to provide state public health professionals with information on preventing rural... read more

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Self Harm

Child Safety CoIIN Change Packages and Outcome Data Worksheets

Released Date: Feb 2018

The Change Packages list the evidence-based and evidence-informed strategies that will lead to breakthrough improvement in five topic areas of child... read more

Costs of Leading Childhood Injuries Fact Sheet

Released Date: Nov 2017

This fact sheet covers the costs of childhood injuries, including medical costs, work loss costs, and quality of life loss costs. Work loss costs... read more

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Internet Safety: 2014 Resource Guide

Released Date: Nov 2014

According to the 2013 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS), nearly 15 percent of high school students have experienced electronic bullying within the... read more

The Medical Costs of Childhood Injuries: Hospitalizations

Released Date: Nov 2017

In 2015, the total medical costs of injury-related hospitalizations of children age 19 and younger was $6.6 billion. This infographic breaks out the... read more

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Youth Suicide and Self-Harm Prevention: 2017 Resource Guide

Released Date: Feb 2017

Suicide is the second leading cause of death for U.S. children and youth ages 10 through 24, claiming an average of 5,390 lives per year (Centers for... read more

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Sports Safety

Child Safety CoIIN Change Packages and Outcome Data Worksheets

Released Date: Feb 2018

The Change Packages list the evidence-based and evidence-informed strategies that will lead to breakthrough improvement in five topic areas of child... read more

Overview of Sports-Related Concussions

CSN's Sport-Related Concussions in Children and Adolescents - Fact Sheets 2013

Released Date: May 2013

New attention is being paid to the short- and long-term effects of even mild concussions as interest in and knowledge of the dangers of sport-related... read more

Stories of Innovation: Collecting Real-Time Outcomes Data for Injury Prevention

Released Date: Jun 2017

Participants in the Child Safety Collaborative Innovation and Improvement Network (CS CoIIN) are identifying and developing innovative ways to... read more

The Medical Costs of Childhood Injuries: Hospitalizations

Released Date: Nov 2017

In 2015, the total medical costs of injury-related hospitalizations of children age 19 and younger was $6.6 billion. This infographic breaks out the... read more

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI): Resource Guide 2013

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI): Resource Guide 2013

Released Date: May 2013

CSN is pleased to provide this resource guide on the critical issue of traumatic brain injury (TBI). Studies have found that the four most common... read more

Substance Abuse

Costs of Leading Childhood Injuries Fact Sheet

Released Date: Nov 2017

This fact sheet covers the costs of childhood injuries, including medical costs, work loss costs, and quality of life loss costs. Work loss costs... read more

Injury Disparities: Drug Poisoning Deaths

Injury Disparities: Drug Poisoning Deaths

Released Date: May 2018

This infographic focuses on the rates (per 100,000) of drug poisoning deaths of adolescents and young adults ages 10-24 from 2014-2016. It breaks out... read more

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Internet Safety: 2014 Resource Guide

Released Date: Nov 2014

According to the 2013 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS), nearly 15 percent of high school students have experienced electronic bullying within the... read more

The Medical Costs of Childhood Injuries: Hospitalizations

Released Date: Nov 2017

In 2015, the total medical costs of injury-related hospitalizations of children age 19 and younger was $6.6 billion. This infographic breaks out the... read more

Suicide Prevention

Child Safety CoIIN Change Packages and Outcome Data Worksheets

Released Date: Feb 2018

The Change Packages list the evidence-based and evidence-informed strategies that will lead to breakthrough improvement in five topic areas of child... read more

Costs of Leading Childhood Injuries Fact Sheet

Released Date: Nov 2017

This fact sheet covers the costs of childhood injuries, including medical costs, work loss costs, and quality of life loss costs. Work loss costs... read more

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Evidence-Based Strategies and Readings in Five Injury Topics

Released Date: Jul 2017

This publication lists evidence-based strategies and readings on child passenger safety, falls prevention, interpersonal violence prevention, suicide... read more

Firearm-Related Fatalities in US Children & Youth: Homicide, Suicide, and Unintentional

Released Date: Nov 2013

This infographic covers three types of firearm-related injuries and how they affect children and youth: homicide, suicide, and unintentional. This is... read more

Firearm-Related Injuries among Children Ages 0 Through 14

Firearm-Related Injuries among Children Ages 0 Through 14

Released Date: Mar 2014

The following fact sheet provides information about firearm-related injuries and deaths among the 0 through 14 year old population in the United... read more

Firearm-Related Injuries among Youth Ages 15 Through 24

Firearm-Related Injuries among Youth Ages 15 Through 24

Released Date: Mar 2014

The following fact sheet provides information about firearm-related injuries and deaths among 15 through 24 year olds in the United States. It... read more

Focus on Youth Suicide Prevention: Resource Guide 2012

Focus on Youth Suicide Prevention: Resource Guide 2012

Released Date: Sep 2012

In recognition of Suicide Prevention Week, September 9-15, 2012, and with the launch of the newly updated National Action Plan for Suicide Prevention... read more

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Injury Disparities: Suicides

Injury Disparities: Suicides

Released Date: May 2018

This infographic focuses on the suicide rates (per 100,000) of adolescents and young adults ages 10 through 24 from 2014-2016. It breaks out these... read more

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Internet Safety: 2014 Resource Guide

Released Date: Nov 2014

According to the 2013 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS), nearly 15 percent of high school students have experienced electronic bullying within the... read more

Magnitude of Firearm-Related Fatalities in Children & Youth

Released Date: Dec 2013

In 2010, 6,581 children and youth ages 0-24 died from firearm-related injuries in the US. The Magnitude of Firearm-Related Fatalities in Children and... read more

National Performance Measure Maps: Motor Vehicle and Suicide

National Performance Measure Maps: Motor Vehicle and Suicide

Released Date: Sep 2012

Contains the following maps: State Rate Comparison to National Rate of Unintentional Motor Vehicle Traffic Deaths Among Children Ages 0-14 Years per... read more

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Stories of Innovation: Collecting Real-Time Outcomes Data for Injury Prevention

Released Date: Jun 2017

Participants in the Child Safety Collaborative Innovation and Improvement Network (CS CoIIN) are identifying and developing innovative ways to... read more

The Medical Costs of Childhood Injuries: Hospitalizations

Released Date: Nov 2017

In 2015, the total medical costs of injury-related hospitalizations of children age 19 and younger was $6.6 billion. This infographic breaks out the... read more

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Youth Suicide and Self-Harm Prevention: 2017 Resource Guide

Released Date: Feb 2017

Suicide is the second leading cause of death for U.S. children and youth ages 10 through 24, claiming an average of 5,390 lives per year (Centers for... read more

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Youth Suicide Prevention: Analysis and Summaries of FY09 State MCH Plans for National Performance Measure #16

Youth Suicide Prevention: Analysis and Summaries of FY09 State MCH Plans for National Performance Measure #16

Released Date: Mar 2010

CSN's National Injury and Violence Prevention Resource Center prepared this analysis and summary of state MCH plans on youth suicide prevention to... read more

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Teen Dating Violence

Child Safety CoIIN Change Packages and Outcome Data Worksheets

Released Date: Feb 2018

The Change Packages list the evidence-based and evidence-informed strategies that will lead to breakthrough improvement in five topic areas of child... read more

Costs of Leading Childhood Injuries Fact Sheet

Released Date: Nov 2017

This fact sheet covers the costs of childhood injuries, including medical costs, work loss costs, and quality of life loss costs. Work loss costs... read more

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Evidence-Based Strategies and Readings in Five Injury Topics

Released Date: Jul 2017

This publication lists evidence-based strategies and readings on child passenger safety, falls prevention, interpersonal violence prevention, suicide... read more

Injury Disparities: Homicides

Injury Disparities: Homicides

Released Date: May 2018

This infographic focuses on the homicide rates (per 100,000) of children, adolescents, and young adults ages 0 through 24 from 2014-2016. It breaks... read more

Stories of Innovation: Collecting Real-Time Outcomes Data for Injury Prevention

Released Date: Jun 2017

Participants in the Child Safety Collaborative Innovation and Improvement Network (CS CoIIN) are identifying and developing innovative ways to... read more

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Teen Dating Abuse: 2018 Resource Guide

Released Date: Apr 2018

Teen dating abuse is physical, sexual, or emotional abuse (including stalking) that occurs between teens and pre-teens in a relationship. It can take... read more

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Teen Dating Violence as a Public Health Issue

Released Date: Feb 2012

This fact sheet provides information and data on teen dating violence, describes evidence-informed interventions to reduce teen dating violence... read more

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The Medical Costs of Childhood Injuries: Hospitalizations

Released Date: Nov 2017

In 2015, the total medical costs of injury-related hospitalizations of children age 19 and younger was $6.6 billion. This infographic breaks out the... read more

Teen Driving Safety

 Resource Fact Sheet on Rural Injury Prevention: Teen

Resource Fact Sheet on Rural Injury Prevention: Teen

Released Date: Apr 2011

CSN compiled this resource fact sheet to provide Community of Practice state teams with more details on rural injuries in America. The resource sheet... read more

Child Safety CoIIN Change Packages and Outcome Data Worksheets

Released Date: Feb 2018

The Change Packages list the evidence-based and evidence-informed strategies that will lead to breakthrough improvement in five topic areas of child... read more

Childhood Injury: Cost and Prevention Facts - Current Speed Limits Cost Prevention

Childhood Injury: Cost and Prevention Facts - Current Speed Limits Cost Prevention

Released Date: Mar 2009

This fact sheet shows the benefits of current speed limits, including money, time, and lives saved.

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Childhood Injury: Cost and Prevention Facts - Sobriety Checkpoints Injury Cost Prevention

Childhood Injury: Cost and Prevention Facts - Sobriety Checkpoints Injury Cost Prevention

Released Date: Mar 2009

This fact sheet shows the importance of sobriety checkpoints in preventing injuries and death while simultaneously saving money.

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Costs of Leading Childhood Injuries Fact Sheet

Released Date: Nov 2017

This fact sheet covers the costs of childhood injuries, including medical costs, work loss costs, and quality of life loss costs. Work loss costs... read more

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Evidence-Based Strategies and Readings in Five Injury Topics

Released Date: Jul 2017

This publication lists evidence-based strategies and readings on child passenger safety, falls prevention, interpersonal violence prevention, suicide... read more

Increasing seat belt use among teens: A summary of research, resources, and programs.

Increasing Seat Belt Use among Teens: A Summary of Research, Resources, and Programs

Released Date: Sep 2008

This set of resources was originally prepared for a training titled “Initiative to Enhance Seat Belt Use by Adolescents in New Hampshire Communities... read more

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Injury Prevention: What Works? A Summary of Cost-outcome Analysis for Injury Prevention Programs (2014)

Injury Prevention: What Works? A Summary of Cost-outcome Analysis for Injury Prevention Programs (2014)

Released Date: Nov 2014

Summarizes the incidence and cost savings of interventions to prevent injuries due to motor vehicles, impaired driving, open-flame/burns, and... read more

Promoting Teen Driving Safety: Strategies and Tools for Community Programs

Promoting Teen Driving Safety: Strategies and Tools for Community Programs

Released Date: Mar 2009

This brochure is the second in a series that is being created in response to requests from State health departments for information on best practices... read more

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Teen Driving Safety: 2017 Resource Guide

Released Date: Jul 2017

Teenagers contribute to, and suffer from, the consequences of motor vehicle collisions at a disproportionate rate. Motor vehicle crashes are the... read more

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Traffic Injuries

The Medical Costs of Childhood Injuries: Hospitalizations

Released Date: Nov 2017

In 2015, the total medical costs of injury-related hospitalizations of children age 19 and younger was $6.6 billion. This infographic breaks out the... read more

Traumatic Brain Injuries

Child Safety CoIIN Change Packages and Outcome Data Worksheets

Released Date: Feb 2018

The Change Packages list the evidence-based and evidence-informed strategies that will lead to breakthrough improvement in five topic areas of child... read more

Costs of Leading Childhood Injuries Fact Sheet

Released Date: Nov 2017

This fact sheet covers the costs of childhood injuries, including medical costs, work loss costs, and quality of life loss costs. Work loss costs... read more

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CSN's Sport-Related Concussions in Children and Adolescents - Fact Sheets 2013

Released Date: May 2013

New attention is being paid to the short- and long-term effects of even mild concussions as interest in and knowledge of the dangers of sport-related... read more

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Evidence-Based Strategies and Readings in Five Injury Topics

Released Date: Jul 2017

This publication lists evidence-based strategies and readings on child passenger safety, falls prevention, interpersonal violence prevention, suicide... read more

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Innovative Practices in Traumatic Brain Injury Prevention

Released Date: Dec 2014

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... read more

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Stories of Innovation: Collecting Real-Time Outcomes Data for Injury Prevention

Released Date: Jun 2017

Participants in the Child Safety Collaborative Innovation and Improvement Network (CS CoIIN) are identifying and developing innovative ways to... read more

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI): Resource Guide 2013

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI): Resource Guide 2013

Released Date: May 2013

CSN is pleased to provide this resource guide on the critical issue of traumatic brain injury (TBI). Studies have found that the four most common... read more

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Traumatic Brain Injury among Children and Adolescents Treated in Emergency Departments, United States 2007-2010

Released Date: Sep 2015

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), defined here as a concussion, skull fracture, or internal brain injury, can have life-long cognitive, physical, and... read more

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Underage Drinking Illicit Drug Abuse

Injury Prevention: What Works? A Summary of Cost-outcome Analysis for Injury Prevention Programs (2014)

Injury Prevention: What Works? A Summary of Cost-outcome Analysis for Injury Prevention Programs (2014)

Released Date: Nov 2014

Summarizes the incidence and cost savings of interventions to prevent injuries due to motor vehicles, impaired driving, open-flame/burns, and... read more

Violence

Costs of Leading Childhood Injuries Fact Sheet

Released Date: Nov 2017

This fact sheet covers the costs of childhood injuries, including medical costs, work loss costs, and quality of life loss costs. Work loss costs... read more

Injury Prevention: What Works? A Summary of Cost-outcome Analysis for Injury Prevention Programs (2014)

Injury Prevention: What Works? A Summary of Cost-outcome Analysis for Injury Prevention Programs (2014)

Released Date: Nov 2014

Summarizes the incidence and cost savings of interventions to prevent injuries due to motor vehicles, impaired driving, open-flame/burns, and... read more

Youth Violence Prevention

Child Safety CoIIN Change Packages and Outcome Data Worksheets

Released Date: Feb 2018

The Change Packages list the evidence-based and evidence-informed strategies that will lead to breakthrough improvement in five topic areas of child... read more

Costs of Leading Childhood Injuries Fact Sheet

Released Date: Nov 2017

This fact sheet covers the costs of childhood injuries, including medical costs, work loss costs, and quality of life loss costs. Work loss costs... read more

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Evidence-Based Strategies and Readings in Five Injury Topics

Released Date: Jul 2017

This publication lists evidence-based strategies and readings on child passenger safety, falls prevention, interpersonal violence prevention, suicide... read more

Firearm-Related Fatalities in US Children & Youth: Homicide, Suicide, and Unintentional

Released Date: Nov 2013

This infographic covers three types of firearm-related injuries and how they affect children and youth: homicide, suicide, and unintentional. This is... read more

Firearm-Related Injuries among Children Ages 0 Through 14

Firearm-Related Injuries among Children Ages 0 Through 14

Released Date: Mar 2014

The following fact sheet provides information about firearm-related injuries and deaths among the 0 through 14 year old population in the United... read more

Firearm-Related Injuries among Youth Ages 15 Through 24

Firearm-Related Injuries among Youth Ages 15 Through 24

Released Date: Mar 2014

The following fact sheet provides information about firearm-related injuries and deaths among 15 through 24 year olds in the United States. It... read more

Focus on Injuries at School: CSN Resource Guide 2012

Focus on Injuries at School: CSN Resource Guide 2012

Released Date: Aug 2012

With back-to-school around the corner, CSN is providing this special issue of our newsletter on preventing injuries at school. This newsletter issue... read more

In 2013, US high school students took the CDC’s Youth Risk Behavior Survey. This infographic outlines some of the findings related to bullying and fighting.

How Common Are Bullying and Fighting among High Schoolers?

Released Date: Nov 2015

In 2013, US high school students took the CDC’s Youth Risk Behavior Survey. This infographic outlines some of the findings related to bullying and... read more

Injury Disparities: Homicides

Injury Disparities: Homicides

Released Date: May 2018

This infographic focuses on the homicide rates (per 100,000) of children, adolescents, and young adults ages 0 through 24 from 2014-2016. It breaks... read more

Injury Prevention: What Works? A Summary of Cost-outcome Analysis for Injury Prevention Programs (2014)

Injury Prevention: What Works? A Summary of Cost-outcome Analysis for Injury Prevention Programs (2014)

Released Date: Nov 2014

Summarizes the incidence and cost savings of interventions to prevent injuries due to motor vehicles, impaired driving, open-flame/burns, and... read more

Magnitude of Firearm-Related Fatalities in Children & Youth

Released Date: Dec 2013

In 2010, 6,581 children and youth ages 0-24 died from firearm-related injuries in the US. The Magnitude of Firearm-Related Fatalities in Children and... read more

Stories of Innovation: Collecting Real-Time Outcomes Data for Injury Prevention

Released Date: Jun 2017

Participants in the Child Safety Collaborative Innovation and Improvement Network (CS CoIIN) are identifying and developing innovative ways to... read more

The Medical Costs of Childhood Injuries: Hospitalizations

Released Date: Nov 2017

In 2015, the total medical costs of injury-related hospitalizations of children age 19 and younger was $6.6 billion. This infographic breaks out the... read more

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