The best way to deal with the problem of trauma is to prevent injury in the first place. The Trauma Center at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin takes a comprehensive approach to injury prevention. We offer a full range of programs and resources to help schools, families, community groups and other organizations educate children, adults and seniors on trauma safety.
Injury Prevention Resources
|Downloadable Safety Posters — download posters featuring memorable images and startling data to help adults, teens and children think twice about risk-taking behaviors.|
|Safety Videos — learn facts and simple practices that can prevent injury, save lives and reduce disability|
|If It Happened to You Trauma Scenarios — understand more about the reality of trauma to help make safer choices|
|Trauma Center Activations — learn how first responders communicate trauma injuries|
|Trauma Risk Evaluation — play “20 Questions” to Learn Your Personal Trauma Risk|
Community Programs for Lifelong Safety
The Trauma Center offers educational programs that target the main causes of injury in our society. These programs are available free to schools, churches, clubs, care centers and other organizations. To learn more or request a program, call 414-805-3666 or 800-272-3666.
- Just Drive! Safe driving program
- Crash Simulation for Teens mock crash program
- ENCARE (Emergency Nurses Cancel Alcohol-Related Events)
- Fall Prevention for Seniors
Does your community group, care center or business need support with a special safety program? Trauma Center experts are able to develop customized presentations on specific aspects of injury prevention and injury care. To find out more, contact us at 414-805-3666 or 800-272-3666.