Child safety and unintentional injuries in Northern Ontario. by Ontario. Northern Ontario Perinatal and Child Health Survey Consortium.

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Published by Sudbury and District Health Unit in Sudbury, Ont .

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  • Child welfare -- Ontario, Northern.,
  • Children"s accidents,
  • Children -- Wounds and injuries

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Awareness about child safety; and raising awareness and coordinating efforts to address • Unintentional injuries are the leading cause of death for children and youth in Canada • In addition, injury rates are highest among • In Northern Ontario, the rate of deaths, hospi.

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Canadian Aboriginals experience the highest suicide rate, and the injury death rate among Aboriginal teens is almost four times that of Canadians overall. In Northern Ontario, the rate of deaths, hospitalizations and permanent disability due to injuries is approximately 1 1/2 times higher than the provincial average.

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