Injury Prevention

The STRAC Regional Injury Prevention Committee convenes to foster an inclusive and collaborative atmosphere among diverse disciplines. Our primary goal is to create regional guidelines, streamline processes, and offer educational opportunities that promote effective injury prevention initiatives. By enhancing public and healthcare worker knowledge in the communities we serve, we aim to improve awareness and facilitate impactful programs, projects, and campaigns.

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Committees and Workgroups

Injury Prevention
Co-Chairs: Brandy Martinez, RN
Christina Miramontes, RN
Meets: First Friday, Bimonthly
9:00AM - 10:00AM

Injury Prevention Resources

TitleCategoriesCreation DateLinkhf:doc_categories
Injury Prevention Observances – 2024January 1, 2024schedule
Hospital Selection GuideOctober 1, 2023quick-reference
Injury Prevention InfographicsAugust 29, 2023infographic
Falls and Fall Prevention | National Institute on AgingAugust 29, 2023fall-prevention
Guide to Community-Based Fall Prevention Program | CDCAugust 28, 2023fall-prevention
Fall Prevention: Simple Tips | Mayo ClinicAugust 28, 2023fall-prevention
Learning Center – Concussion | NFHSAugust 28, 2023concussion-awareness
Heads Up Program | CDCAugust 28, 2023concussion-awareness
Responding to a Concussion for Coaches | CDCAugust 28, 2023concussion-awareness
What is a Concussion? | CDCAugust 28, 2023concussion-awareness
Gun Safety | University HealthAugust 28, 2023firearm-injury-prevention
Be Smart | Be Smart for KidsAugust 28, 2023firearm-injury-prevention
Poison Prevention for Teens | Safe Kids WorldwideAugust 28, 2023poison-prevention
Poison Prevention Tips | Safe Kids WorldwideAugust 28, 2023poison-prevention
Poison | Safe Kids WorldwideAugust 28, 2023poison-prevention
Basic Ladder Safety | American Ladder InstituteAugust 28, 2023holiday-safety
Pedestrian Safety | Safe Kids WorldwideAugust 28, 2023road-safety
Click It or Ticket TexasAugust 28, 2023road-safety
Parent’s Water Safety Booklet – English/SpanishAugust 8, 2023water-safety
Pool Safety Checklist – SpanishAugust 8, 2023water-safety
Pool Safety Checklist – EnglishAugust 8, 2023water-safety
Pool Safety FactsAugust 8, 2023water-safety
Extreme Heat | CDCAugust 8, 2023heat-safety
Heat Safety Training Program | OSHAAugust 8, 2023heat-safety
Learning Center | NFSHSAAugust 8, 2023heat-safety
Heatstroke | Safe Kids WorldwideAugust 8, 2023heat-safety
Car Seat Fitting Station Locations | Safe Kids WorldwideAugust 8, 2023road-safety
MADD | Mothers Against Drunk DrivingAugust 8, 2023road-safety
Where’s baby? | NHTSAAugust 8, 2023heat-safety
No Heat StrokeAugust 8, 2023heat-safety
Water Safety | CDCAugust 8, 2023water-safety
Healthy Swimming | CDCAugust 8, 2023water-safety
National Safe Boating CampaignAugust 8, 2023water-safety
Kids’ Corner for Water Safety | Pool SafelyAugust 8, 2023water-safety
Safe Riders | Texas DSHSAugust 8, 2023road-safety
National Water Safety Program | USACEAugust 8, 2023water-safety
Water Safety | Safe Kids WorldwideAugust 8, 2023water-safety
National Water Safety Month | PHTAAugust 8, 2023water-safety
Water Watcher Card | Safe Kids WorldwideAugust 8, 2023water-safety
Water Safety | TeensHealthAugust 8, 2023water-safety
The Ultimate Swimming Safety Guide | TripBuzzAugust 8, 2023water-safety
It Can Wait | AT&TAugust 8, 2023road-safety
Distracted Driving | NHTSAAugust 8, 2023road-safety
“But…I’m in the Backseat…” | NSCAugust 8, 2023road-safety
Child Passenger Safety | CDCAugust 8, 2023road-safety
The Ultimate Car Seat Guide | Safe Kids WorldwideAugust 8, 2023road-safety
Pet Passenger Safety | Rover.comAugust 8, 2023road-safety
Pedestrian Safety | NHTSAAugust 8, 2023road-safety
Vision Zero | City of San AntonioAugust 8, 2023road-safety
Halloween Safety Tips | Safe Kids WorldwideAugust 8, 2023holiday-safety
Dehydration Urine Color Chart InfographicAugust 22, 2014heat-safety