By David Lee on January 22, 2013 · tagged as , , , ,

Policies for prevention: State by State Interactive Map

State-by-state Injury Prevention Map

Trust for America’s Health released an interactive state-by-state injury prevention policy map to accompany their report titled The Facts Hurt.  This map examines some injury prevention policies in states to reduce injuries in ten injury topics. Two of the topics are related to violence:

This report was developed with a committee of top injury prevention experts from the Safe States Alliance and the Society for the Advancement of Violence and Injury Research (SAVIR) with support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

How does your state rate?  What other violence prevention policies should be included in future reports?

 

David Lee

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David S. Lee, MPH, is the Director of Prevention Services at the California Coalition Against Sexual Assault where he provides training and technical assistance on prevention. David manages the national project PreventConnect, an online community of violence against women prevention practitioners, funders, researchers and activists. For over 27 years David has worked in efforts to end domestic violence and sexual assault.

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