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 concussions have increased.
Overview of Sports-Related Concussions
Strategies for Preventing Sport-Related Concussions and Subsequent Injury
Legislation on Sport-Related Concussions
The Role of Public Health Professionals in Preventing Sport-Related Concussions
TBI Information and Resources
References and Suggested Readings
CSN is pleased to provide this resource guide on the critical issue of traumatic brain injury (TBI).
Obtain a copy of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI): Resource Guide 2013 on the Children's Safety Network website.
The Children’s Safety Network (CSN) National Injury and Violence Prevention Resource Center works with state and territorial Title V, Maternal and Child Health (MCH), and Injury and Violence Preventio
Obtain a copy of Children's Safety Network Overview on the Children's Safety Network website.
Firearm injuries cost $174 billion in the United States in 2010 and the government's firearm injury bill alone exceeded $12 billion.
Obtain a copy of The Cost of Firearm Violence on the Children's Safety Network website.
Unintentional injuries and violence are the leading causes of death, hospitalization, and disability for children ages 1-18.
Obtain a copy of United States Fact Sheet, 2013 National Performance Measures Related to Injury and Violence on the Children's Safety Network website.
CSN released this infographic on all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), which includes information on ATV-related fatalities, ATV risk factors, and ATV safety tips.
View the full size All-Terrain Vehicle Infographic on the Children's Safety Network website.
CSN has updated our resource guide on child passenger safety.
Obtain a copy of Focus on Child Passenger Safety: Resource Guide on the Children's Safety Network website.
CSN has updated our resource guide on the critical issue of youth suicide prevention.
Obtain a copy of Focus on Youth Suicide Prevention: Resource Guide 2012 on the Children's Safety Network website.
CSN published a new infographic on Child Passenger Safety for Child Passenger Safety Wee (September 15-21). Motor vehicle-related injuries are a leading cause of death for children.
View full-size infographic with sources on the CSN website
Download a printable PDF
With back-to-school around the corner, CSN is providing this special issue of our newsletter on preventing injuries at school.
Obtain a copy of Focus on Injuries at School: CSN Resource Guide 2012 on the Children's Safety Network website.