Conduct individual assessments that gauge older adults’ risk of falling and develop personalized approaches to help prevent falls
Policies & Programs
Policies and programs that can improve health
filtered by "Community Safety"
Attach metal bars, frames, or crush proof cabs to a tractor that provide a safety zone for an operator in the event of a rollover or overturn
Organize tours of prison facilities for juvenile delinquents or youth at risk of delinquency and allow them to observe prison life and attend inmates’ presentations; also called juvenile awareness programs
Provide youth with teen dating violence education that addresses healthy relationships, gender norms, relationship coercion, and violence in a school setting
Educate youth and college athletes, coaches, and parents about the severity of concussions in sports, proper prevention, detection, reporting, and treatment
Strengthen laws that allow young drivers to safely gain driving experience before obtaining full driving privileges
Provide short-term employment opportunities for youth, especially those from disadvantaged backgrounds
Require fences around swimming pools
Modify the built environment to affect traffic speed and patterns via speed humps, pedestrian center crossing islands, roundabouts, etc.
Support a trauma-informed juvenile justice system through staff training and broad adoption of trauma-informed practices and policies