Policies & Programs

Policies and programs that can improve health

filtered by "Community Safety" and "Ensure sports & recreation safety"

4 results

Child bicycle helmet promotion programs

Promote child bicycle helmet use via health education, media campaigns, or provision of free or low-cost helmets

Evidence Rating:
Scientifically Supported
Health Factor(s):
Community Safety

Playground safety regulations

Adopt regulations that address the safety of playground environment, equipment, and materials, as well as adult supervision

Evidence Rating:
Some Evidence
Health Factor(s):
Community Safety

Sports-related brain injury education

Educate coaches, athletes, and parents about the severity of sports-related brain injuries or concussions, proper prevention, detection, and treatment

Evidence Rating:
Expert Opinion
Health Factor(s):
Community Safety

Swimming pool fencing

Require fences around swimming pools

Evidence Rating:
Scientifically Supported
Health Factor(s):
Community Safety