Safety, violence and injury prevention

This field of expertise seeks to promote safe, non-violent environments and behaviours by addressing issues such as violence and injuries (incurred on the road, in the home, while playing sports, or during recreational activities), and to support local communities in their efforts to improve public safety. It covers three areas of activity:
  1. Local safety promotion strategies
  2. Prevention of unintentional injuries
  3. Prevention of interpersonal violence