NEWS & EVENTS
The project investigated the awareness, attitudes, and behaviours of recreational boaters in BC related to boating safety.
Preventable has launched their latest creative to remind us not to miss the obvious.
Concussions are the most common form of head injury. Young people who get concussions take longer to recover and are at higher risk of developing symptoms that persist for many months after their injury. We want to improve the ways in which concussions are prevented,...
Babies and children have sensitive skin that can be damaged easily by sun exposure.
The International Safety Media Awards are the Oscars of the safety community and honour exceptional safety media from around the world.
Girls age 10 to 19 living in rural B.C. communities with poor access to local mental health services are at highest risk of intentionally poisoning themselves.
The latest CATT course aims to educate athletes on the management of concussions.
Congratulations to BCIRPU scientist Dr. Ian Pike who received $267,750 from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research for his study of the unintended consequences of implementing stay-at-home policies during the COVID-19 pandemic. This project will use several...
This year’s campaign focuses on the dangers of poisoning from cannabis consumption.
When: March 21-27, 2021 Purpose: To raise awareness and provide tips to prevent unintentional poisoning among British Columbians, with a focus on promoting safe storage practices and helping parents understand how to #CheckForPoisons and make their homes poison safe,...