Injuries cause pain. If a serious injury doesn't kill you, it can change the rest of your life, damage your relationships, and cost you a lot of money.
The Injury Prevention Centre is is part of the School of Public Health at the University of Alberta and is dedicated to helping Albertans and our governments make safe choices the easy choices.
If someone were to ask right this moment, would you know exactly where all of your medications are stored? Are they on your person, stowed away in your purse or briefcase? Are they in a diaper bag, on a cabinet shelf or inside of the refrigerator, or even left sitting out on the kitchen counter, per...Read More
Ash Kolstad was 12-years old when his head hit the boards after he was checked from behind during a hockey game resulting in a severe concussion and whiplash. The injury forced the honour student to leave school for one year and quit the sport. Nearly a decade later, he still suffers symptoms every ...Read More
Albertans can expect a decrease in injuries and deaths with new Farm and Ranch Workplace regulations
EDMONTON, AB – The newly announced regulations, coming in to force December 1, 2018, acknowledge the unique nature of farm work and help ensure that waged, non-family workers are protected from ...Read More