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Launch of the Vision Zero in Road Safety Grant Program37430The Vision Zero in Road Safety Grant Program provides up to $20,000 in funding to reduce the incidence and severity of injuries among vulnerable road users.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/VZ%20Grant%20(2).png" width="652" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />11/1/2021 7:00:00 AM12/4/2021 11:11:02 AMSkip to main content Search Menu Transport-related injuries result in $526 million in direct health care costs in British Columbia each year People who walk and cycle are htmlFalseaspx
Recognizing the inaugural B.C. Concussion Awareness Week 18337September 26 to October 1, 2021 marks the first annual B.C. Concussion Awareness Week, established to encourage everyone to understand how to prevent, recognize, respond to and manage concussions. <img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/CAW_Coaches.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />9/27/2021 7:00:00 AM12/4/2021 11:11:02 AMSkip to main content Search Menu Did you know that concussions are the most common form of head injury Each year in B.C., almost 600 people are hospitalized for a concussion htmlFalseaspx
Applications open for UBC Master and Graduate Certificate in Global Surgical Care40445 Applications Open for UBC Master and Graduate Certificate in Global Surgical Care - January 2022<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/NewsImages/UBC.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />9/21/2021 7:00:00 AM12/4/2021 11:11:02 AMSkip to main content Search Menu Shared on behalf of the Branch of International Surgical Care (BISC) at the University of British Columbia (UBC The MGSC includes the option to htmlFalseaspx
Do the 'Dutch Reach'42305Do the Dutch Reach to protect cyclists and other users when exiting your vehicle<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/Tobin_header.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />9/16/2021 7:00:00 AM12/4/2021 11:11:02 AMSkip to main content Search Menu Using your furthest hand to open your vehicle door while rotating your body to exit provides a better view of cyclists, motorcyclists htmlFalseaspx
National Drowning Prevention Week 202140423Drowning is preventable! Bring awareness to water safety during National Drowning Prevention Week from July 18-24, 2021.<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Boating%20lifejacket.jpg?RenditionID=3" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;MARGIN&#58;5px 5px;" />7/14/2021 7:00:00 AM12/4/2021 11:11:02 AMSkip to main content Search Menu Every summer, British Columbians head to the pool, lake, rivers, and oceans to enjoy the hot weather Even one drowning is too many htmlFalseaspx
Potential Lost, Potential for Change: The Cost of Injury 202140055Preventable injuries cost the Canadian economy $29.4 billion in a single year, including $20.4 billion in direct health-care costs.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/COI%20page%20small.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />7/9/2021 7:00:00 AM12/4/2021 11:11:02 AMSkip to main content Search Menu Preventable injuries cost the Canadian economy $29.4 billion in a single year, including $20.4 billion in direct healthcare costs htmlFalseaspx
Trauma Awareness Week 202137157An opportunity to acknowledge survivors of traumatic injury and the health care teams that work behind the scenes to save lives.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/Trauma_Awareness_Week_2021.PNG" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />4/11/2021 7:00:00 AM12/4/2021 11:11:02 AMSkip to main content Search Menu April 11 to 17, 2021 was declared ‘Trauma Awareness Week’ by the Province of British Columbia The week is an opportunity to build public htmlFalseaspx
City Slowdown23793Vancouver Council to make school zones 24-7. Drivers across Vancouver […]<img alt="City Slowdown" src="/news/PublishingImages/CIty-Slowdown.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />7/10/2020 7:00:00 AM12/4/2021 11:11:02 AMSkip to main content Search Menu Vancouver Council to make school zones 24-7. Drivers across Vancouver will soon need to change their habits, after council approved several new htmlFalseaspx
STOP the Bleed Day BC23776May 26, 2020 denotes the second annual Stop the Bleed® […]<img alt="STOP the Bleed Day BC" src="/news/PublishingImages/STOP-the-Bleed-Day-BC.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />5/22/2020 7:00:00 AM12/4/2021 11:11:02 AMSkip to main content Search Menu May 26, 2020 denotes the second annual Stop the Bleed® day in B.C. The goal of this day is to highlight the significant impact that Stop the htmlFalseaspx
COVID-19-Survey23794BC COVID-19 SPEAK: Your story, our future is a population health survey […]<img alt="COVID-19 Survey" src="/news/PublishingImages/COVID_survey-webpage.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />5/20/2020 7:00:00 AM12/4/2021 11:11:02 AMSkip to main content Search Menu BC COVID-19 SPEAK: Your story, our future is a population health survey to elicit citizen experience, knowledge and actions during the COVID-19 htmlFalseaspx

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