Injury Prevention News

Children and seniors experience the biggest burden of unintentional injuries in our community, and in our nation. 

Our partners, the Solano Transportation Authority (STA), host Pedestrian Safety Workshops and planning meetings in several cities in Solano County.  Visit their Pedestrian Safety page to find out how you can get involved.

We use the word “unintentional” because these are different from the injuries caused by violence (intentional).

We try to avoid the word “accidental” because these injuries can be avoided for children when parents and caregivers follow the suggestions on our website.

Seniors can avoid falling by learning some tips from our website and from our partners who work with seniors.

Click on the tabs above to learn more.