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Be Ready for Day 1 of the Fall Prevention Conference – Children’s Falls

Posted November 16, 2020

Children’s Falls: November 16, 2020


In anticipation of the national fall prevention virtual conference that begins with the focus on Children, we’ve linked each of the three presentations to related Loop Junior discussions and resources.


AGENDA:  12PM EST to 1PM EST


Popping the bubble wrap: Making Space for Risky Play 
Dr. Mariana Brussoni    B.C. Children’s Hospital Research Institute, University of British Columbia


Loop Jr Discussions related to 'risky play' or child fractures – COVID-19 – Staying Physically Active.  See https://jr.fallsloop.com/discussions/11009?viewcomment=1444#CM1444  for resources;

‘Children's unstructured play and active outdoor play position statements - balancing risk and benefits’;  See https://jr.fallsloop.com/discussions/10963


Loop Jr webinar April 2019 ‘Re-thinking risk: are children too safe for their own good?Recording here and download slide-deck here


AGENDA:  3PM EST to 4PM EST


Preventing Childhood Falls  
      

Cara Zukewich  Saskatchewan Prevention Institute


See Loop Jr Discussion 11009 for some of Cara’s resources links such as:
      Risky Play - https://skprevention.ca/safety/risk-in-play/


      Playground Safety - https://skprevention.ca/safety/playground-safety/


      Trampoline Safety - https://skprevention.ca/safety/trampoline-safety/


See Loop Jr Discussion 10959 Feb 2019 ‘Preventing childhood falls - powerpoint presentation’.


 


Childhood Fall Prevention: Connecting the Dots  
           

Hélène Gagné   Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation


See Loop Discussion and Webinar on the Town Hall on Childhood Fall Prevention, September 23, 2020


    This webinar recording is available on YouTube: https://youtu.be/ybQMSa9T31Q


    The slide deck and infographic is available at: https://jr.fallsloop.com/services/webinars/archived-webinars


   


Infographic on Environmental scan on Child Fall Prevention Activity and Resources: So what? Now what? Download environmental scan - https://onf.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/ONFchildfallprevscanfinal2.pdf