Ounce of Prevention

Blog posts from Sunnybrook’s Centre for Injury Prevention.

Why are Canadians drowning?

The Lifesaving Society has released its 2013 edition of the Canadian Drowning Report, covering data from 2006-2010. The full report, answering the...

Some Days…

You never know what a day, a month, a year is going to bring. Some days we just need a little extra, whatever that is. So go ahead and take what...

Where the Sidewalk Ends

A week into summer now and we are experiencing warmer weather and starting to see more pedestrians and cyclists on the roads every day. With Canada...

Headlines that Kill…

The headline yesterday bore a frightening revelation: “Headphones kill: Pedestrian deaths, injuries tripled in seven years“. Killer...

That “A” word

Guest Author: This entry was written by Cassandra Mitchell, a third year Ryerson Nursing student placed with the RBC First Office for Injury...

Lessons from the Eastland

The S.S. Eastland docked Edward Tenner recently spoke about “Unintended Consequences” and in his presentation he highlighted an...