Map of Simcoe Muskoka

Injuries and Prevention

Protective Behaviours

The majority of injuries and injury-related deaths are predictable and preventable.  For information on injury prevnetion programs, please visit the HealthSTATS pages on injuries.

For more information on injury prevention programs at the health unit, please visit the Injury Prevention pages on the health unit website.

This HealthSTATS section provides data on some of the health behaviours that can prevent injury.  These include:

Booster Seat Use

Bicycle Helmet Use

Cell Phone Use While Driving

Skiing/Snowboarding Helmet Use