New guidelines promote activity, safety and community strengths to address Indigenous child injury

New guidelines promote activity, safety and community strengths to address Indigenous child injury Collaborators from the Australian Health Services Research Institute, George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network, Kidsafe NSW, and the Australasian Injury Prevention Network are today (Friday 14 June 2019) releasing a NSW Health funded set of guidelines, ‘Active and Safe:…

Work opportunities

Policy roles, Royal Life Saving Society Australia Research, policy and a culture of evidence based advocacy and decision making are central to reducing drowning and promoting swimming, water safety and lifesaving across Australia. The impact and effectiveness of Royal Life Saving research, campaigns, policies and programs depends on their ability to create, communicate and partner…

Keynote speaker: Professor Shanthi Ameratunga

The AIPN is pleased to announce Professor Shanthi Ameratunga from the University of Auckland will be joining over 250 injury prevention specialists at the 14th Australasian Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion Conference, 25-27 November 2019 in Brisbane, Australia. Shanthi’s experience spans clinical medicine, population health, and inter-disciplinary research focused on injury prevention, trauma outcomes and…

Injury Prevention Conference

Join world experts and local leaders at this year’s Australasian Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion Conference, the regions premier injury prevention conference for Australia and the Asia Pacific. With a theme of Pushing the Boundaries, this conference will challenge the traditional injury prevention paradigms to examine future disruptions and opportunities for injury prevention. This will…

Joint response between RACS and the AIPN to the National Transport Commission Issues Paper: Barriers to the safe use of innovative vehicles and mobility devices

Response to the selected questions for comment Download pdf What are the practical and measurable outcomes required from a nationally consistent policy and regulatory framework for innovative vehicles? Before the introduction of any new innovative vehicle to the marketplace, a broad consultation process should be undertaken with the key stakeholders who have a role in…