Safety 2018 wrap up from AIPN scholarship winner

AIPN Safety 2018 scholarship winner, Gretchen Waddell (Kidsafe WA) gives us a wrap up of her attendance at the conference in Bangkok this November. Thanks to the Australasian Injury Prevention Network, I was fortunate enough to attend Safety 2018, the 13th World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion. The conference took place in Bangkok,…

Media Release: Response to Bicycle Network’s Position Paper on Australia’s mandatory helmet laws

Media Release Response to Bicycle Network’s Position Paper on Australia’s mandatory helmet laws The Australasian Injury Prevention Network (AIPN) is concerned and alarmed by Bicycle Network’s recommendation to relax mandatory helmet laws in Australia. “It is well known, and is acknowledged in the position paper, that bicycle helmets are highly effective in reducing head injury.”…