Seasonal Safety - BC Injury Research and Prevention Unit

Seasonal Safety

It’s almost spring! Even during this uncertain time, it’s important to continue to stay active, stay calm, and be aware of our surroundings.

Distracted driving

You’re 5x more likely to crash when using a hand-held phone while driving. ICBC has launched their annual distracted driving campaign.

Learn more on ICBC’s website and follow the conversation on social media with the hashtag #EyesFwdBC.

Poison Prevention Week

March 15-21 is National Poison Prevention Week. This year the focus is on cannabis-related poisoning.

Visit Parachute’s website for more information.

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Canadian Agricultural Safety Week

This annual campaign takes place March 15-21 this year and talks about the importance of safety in farming. Learn more on the campaign’s website.