Keep children safe from button batteries

  Every week, around 20 Australian children present to an emergency department following exposure to button batteries, including ingestions and insertions. Keep products with button batteries out of sight and out of reach of small children. Kids are like little safecrackers – they get into everything, including products and devices that use button batteries. If … Continued

Home fire safety webinar

5 international speakers present their research finding about home fire safety. Watch the video to hear about their research, and our local emerging issues.

Reducing urban violence and improving youth outcomes in the Americas

The world today has the largest population of young people in history, yet tragically, far too many of these youth are unlikely to live past the age of 30. Worldwide, youth aged 15 to 29 make up more than 40 percent of all homicides, while millions more fall victim to nonfatal violent crimes.