Motor Vehicle Injuries

Tools and Resources for Group Education

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  1. Populations

Age

Children and Adolescents

Risk Watch
http://www.nfpa.org/catalog/search.asp?query=risk+watch
Risk Watch is a school-based curriculum that links teachers with community safety experts and parents. The curriculum is divided into five age-appropriate teaching modules from Pre-K through Grade 8.

SafetyBeltSafe USA
http://www.carseat.org/
SafetyBeltSafe USA has many tools and resources to promote safety such as brochures, videos, guides, and more.

DriversEd.com
https://driversed.com/Default.aspx
DriversEd.com provides direct training to students, as well as a drivers ed solution to schools. DriversEd.com courses satisfy the state mandated requirements of the in-class theoretical portion of drivers education.

Operation Lifesaver
http://oli.org/
Operation Lifesaver offers training modules for key groups of drivers: Student Drivers, Professional Drivers and School Bus Operators. Each module includes a safety video, a student handbook, instructor guide and quiz.

Safe Driving – Health Lesson Plan
http://www.discoveryeducation.com/teachers/free-lesson-plans/safe-driving.cfm
Safe Driving is a curriculum developed for students in grades 9-12. Teaching tools and other materials are available on the website.

Substances and Medications

TIPS for Universities
http://www.gettips.com/university.shtml
TIPS for the University is a two-hour program that helps students make sound choices when faced with difficult decisions about alcohol use.

Commercial Drivers

Operation Lifesaver
http://oli.org/
Operation Lifesaver offers training modules for key groups of drivers: Student Drivers, Professional Drivers and School Bus Operators. Each module includes a safety video, a student handbook, instructor guide and quiz.

National Association for Pupil Transportation
http://naptonline.org/
The National Association for Pupil Transportation (NAPT) website includes information for implementing a pupil transportation personnel professional development course.      

National Safety Council – Training in Driver Safety
http://www.nsc.org/Pages/Home.aspx
The National Safety Council has educational materials to help truck drivers be safer drivers.

  1. Settings

    School-based

    Risk Watch
    http://www.nfpa.org/catalog/search.asp?query=risk+watch
    Risk Watch is a school-based curriculum that links teachers with community safety experts and parents. The curriculum is divided into five age-appropriate teaching modules from Pre-K through Grade 8.

    Operation Lifesaver
    http://oli.org/
    Operation Lifesaver offers training modules for key groups of drivers: Student Drivers, Professional Drivers and School Bus Operators. Each module includes a safety video, a student handbook, instructor guide and quiz.

    National Association for Pupil Transportation
    http://naptonline.org/
    The National Association for Pupil Transportation (NAPT) website includes information for implementing a pupil transportation personnel professional development course.      

    TIPS for Universities
    http://www.gettips.com/university.shtml
    TIPS for the University is a two-hour program that helps students make sound choices when faced with difficult decisions about alcohol use.

  2. Implementation

    Ten Steps for Developing an Injury Prevention Program: 
    http://www.aast.org/Library/dynamic.aspx?id=1708
    The injury prevention guide provides step-by-step instructions for planning an injury prevention program.

  3. Evaluation

    Think First Evaluation and Efficacy
    http://www.thinkfirst.org/About/Evaluation.asp
    This site has an evaluation of a kids injury prevention curriculum.

    Program Evaluation
    http://www.aast.org/library/violencepreventioninternetguide/generalprevention.aspx
    This site includes step by step instructions on how to develop, implement and evaluate a program.

  4. Other Tools/Resources

    SafetyBeltSafe USA
    http://www.carseat.org/
    SafetyBeltSafe USA has many tools and resources to promote safety such as brochures, videos, guides, and more.

    Operation Lifesaver
    http://oli.org/
    Operation Lifesaver offers training modules for key groups of drivers: Student Drivers, Professional Drivers and School Bus Operators. Each module includes a safety video, a student handbook, instructor guide and quiz.

    Safe Driving – Health Lesson Plan
    http://www.discoveryeducation.com/teachers/free-lesson-plans/safe-driving.cfm
    Safe Driving is a curriculum developed for students in grades 9-12. Teaching tools and other materials are available on the website.


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