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Advocacy - top of page

Action for Children and Youth Aotearoa [National]
Centre for Research on Children and Families [National]
Children, Youth and Environments (CYE) [International]
Office of the Children's Commissioner [National]
Paediatric Society of New Zealand [National]
The Future of Children [International]


Animals - top of page

Dog bite prevention - CDC [International]
Dog Safety - NZ Department of Internal Affairs [National]
Hores riding safety [National]
Keeping children safe around dogs - University of Waikato [National]
Safe animal handling [National]


Asphyxiation (includes strangulation, suffocation & choking) - top of page

Blind cord safety - RoSPA (UK) [International]
Blinds and Curtains - Child Safety Guidelines - New South Wales Office of Fair Trading [International]
Change For Our Children [National]
Choking prevention - Littlies Magazine [National]
Choking, suffocation and strangulation prevention - Safe Kids USA [International]
Curtain and blind cord strangulation safety kit - Consumer Affairs Victoria [International]
Danger! Children Can Strangle On Blind And Curtain Cords - Health Canada [International]
KidsHealth - Co-sleeping [International]
Preventing Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy (SUDI) - Waikato Webhealth [National]
Product Safety Factsheet - Curtain and Blind Cords - Consumer Affairs Victoria [International]
Safety Alert - Blind and Curtain Cords - Australian Competition and Consumer Commission [International]
Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy (SUDI) - Child and Youth Mortality Review Committee [National]
Susysafe - European Project on Foreign Bodies Injuries in the Aero-Digestive tract in Children [International]
Whakawhetu - National SUDI prevention for Maori [National]


Burns / Fire Safety (includes gas, electricity & button batteries) - top of page

A guide to living safely with electricity [National]
Burn Support Group Charitable Trust Inc. [National]
Burns Injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Burns prevention included in this video - Raising Children in New Zealand [National]
Button batteries - electrical burns if ingested -Consumer Affairs [National]
Children's Fire and Burn Trust [International]
Electrical Safety World [National]
Energy Networks Association - Dangerous Close-Up [International]
Energy Safety - Consumer Safety [National]
Fire Brake Wales - Community Fire Safety in Action [International]
Fire Kills [International]
Fireman Sam [International]
Learn oven safety tips for kids - eHow [International]
National Burn Service Network [National]
New Zealand Fire Service [National]
Safe USA - Fire Safety [International]
Safe USA - Winter Safety [International]
Safer Fireworks [International]
Stove guard website [National]
Waikato Burns Support Group [National]
World Burn Foundation [National]


Child Safety (General) - top of page

ACC - Child Safety Organisations [National]
Canada Safety Council [International]
Canadian Paediatric Society- Caring for Kids- Keeping Kids Safe [International]
Child Injury Prevention Foundation of New Zealand [National]
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh - Injury Prevention - Have fun and be safe [International]
Children's Safety Network [International]
Danger Spot [International]
Family First Aid [National]
Injury Free Coalition for Kids Homepage [International]
Injury Free Zone [International]
Inside out safety checklist - Kiddie lok [National]
Keep Kids Healthy [International]
kidshealth (Starship Foundation & the Paediatric Society of New Zealand) [National]
KidSource Online [International]
Lil' Iguana's website [International]
Plunket [National]
Power to protect - Never, ever shake a baby! [National]
Raising Children in New Zealand [National]
Riskwatch - NFPA (U.S. National Fire Protection Association) [International]
Safekids New Zealand [National]
Safety Centre - Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne [International]
Te Kotuku Rerenga Tahi (Health and safety puzzles) [National]
World report on child injury prevention (World Health Organization (WHO), UNICEF) [International]
World report on child injury prevention - Child friendly report - (World Health Organization (WHO), UNICEF) [International]


Child Safety Organisations - top of page

ACC - Child Safety Organisations [National]
Child Accident Prevention (Jersey) [International]
Child Accident Prevention Trust (CAPT) [International]
Child Injury Prevention Foundation of New Zealand [National]
Emergency Medical Services for Children National Resource Center [International]
Fostering Kids [National]
International Association for Child Safety [International]
Kidsafe Australia [International]
Parenting - New Zealand Families Commission [National]
Queensland Children's Medical Research Institute (QCMRI) [International]
Safe Kids Worldwide [International]
Safe USA [International]
Safekids New Zealand [National]
The Alliance for Safe Children (TASC) [International]
UNICEF Child Friendly Cities Global Initiative [International]
UNICEF NZ Child Friendly Cities [National]


Cutting and Piercing Injuries - top of page

Glass Association of New Zealand (GANZ) [National]
ACC - Preventing cuts and piercing [National]
Cutting & Piercing Injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Cutting prevention included in this video - Raising Children in New Zealand [National]
Phoenix Palms - Auckland Regional Council [National]
Toughened glass - Consumer Affairs [National]


Cyclists - top of page

Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals [International]
Bicycle Helmet Initiative Trust [International]
Bicycle Helmet Safety Institute [International]
Bicycle Industry Association of New Zealand [National]
Bicycling Life [International]
Bicyclinginfo.org [International]
Bike Plan Source [International]
Bike Week - UK [International]
Bike Wise (Cycling advice and resources for families, schools, safety tips, Code for Cyclists) [National]
BikeSafe [International]
Cycle helmets - The official New Zealand code for cyclists - NZTA [National]
Cycling Advocates Network (CAN) [National]
Cyclist Injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Getting there [National]
Headlines - The newsletter of the WHO helmet initiative [International]
Kids and bicycle safety - US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) [International]
National Bicycle Safety Network [International]
National Center for Bicycling and Walking [International]
Resources on cycling - New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) [National]
Ten smart routes to bicycle safety - US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) [International]
World Health Organisation Helmet Initiative [International]


Education Establishments - top of page

Education Review Office [National]
Health Promoting Schools [National]
Safe USA - Safe at School [International]
Safetynet [International]
Student Activities Safety Association (SASA) [International]


Falls (includes trampolines and television and furniture tipovers) - top of page

Child window falls prevention article (USA) [International]
Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) [National]
Advice on trampolines - American Academy of Pediatrics [International]
Bunk safety - ACC [National]
Bunks - Consumer Affairs - Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment [National]
Easy ways to quake safe your home - Earthquake Commission (EQC) [National]
Fall Injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Falls prevention included in this video - Raising Children in New Zealand [National]
Falls Prevention Strategy [National]
High chairs - Consumer Affairs - Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment [National]
Home trampolines - Safe Kids USA [International]
New Zealand Injury Prevention Strategy (NZIPS) [National]
New Zealand trampoline factsheet - Jumpsport [National]
Preventing TV and furniture tip-overs - Safe Kids Worldwide [International]
Preventing TV tip overs - Video - ConsumerReports.org [International]
Safe USA - Preventing Childhood Falls [International]
Safety guidelines when using trampolines [International]
Trampoline safety [International]
Trampoline safety alert - U. S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) [International]


Hearing Loss - top of page

Dangerous Decibels - Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) [International]
Listen up! Hearing safety education website - The Pindrop Foundation [National]


Home Environment - top of page

ACC - Danger Rangers Home - Children's game [National]
Child restraint advice included in this video - Raising Children in New Zealand [National]
CodeRedRover.org [International]
Family First Aid [National]
Home Safe Kids [International]
Home safety - RoSPA (UK) [International]
Home Safety Council [International]
Home Safety Game [International]
Home safety interactive guide - Raising Children Network - Australian parenting website [International]
Home Safety Resources [International]
House of Pain - Times Online virtual safety house [International]
Safe USA - Safe at Home [International]
Safety begins at home (ACC) [National]
Video including advice on burns, cuts and falls prevention - Raising Children in New Zealand [National]
Video including advice on poisoning, driveways and water safety - Raising Children in New Zealand [National]
Virtual Safety House - City of Casey, Victoria, Australia [International]


Indigenous Peoples (See also Maori and Pacific Peoples) - top of page

First Nations, Inuit and Aboriginal Health - Road Safety - Health Canada [International]
Health of indigenous peoples - World Health Organization (WHO) [International]
Indian Health Service (IHS) Injury Prevention Program (USA) [International]
Injuries among Native Americans: Fact Sheet - Centres for Disease Control (USA) [International]
Maori - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Native American Motor Vehicle Safety - Centres for Disease Control (USA) [International]
Native American Road Safety - Centres for Disease Control (USA) [International]
Pacific Peoples - Safekids New Zealand [National]
The Health & Human Rights of Indigenous Peoples - World Health Organization (WHO) [International]


Injury Prevention Courses - top of page

Foundation Certificate in Injury Prevention – Te Aho Tapu - Open Polytechnic [National]
George Institute - University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia [International]
Monash University Accident Research Centre (MUARC) A postgraduate school, Victoria, Australian [International]
TEACH-VIP (Training, Educating, and Advancing Collaboration in Health on Violence and Injury Prevention) self-paced e-learning - World Health Organization (WHO) and Education Development Center(EDC) [International]


Injury Prevention Research Centres - top of page

Alberta Centre for Injury Control & Research [International]
BC (British Columbia) Injury Research and Prevention Unit [International]
CDC (Centers for Disease Control) Injury and Violence Prevention and Control [International]
Center for Injury Research & Control - University of Pittsburgh [International]
Flinders University Research Centre for Injury Studies [International]
Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center [International]
Injury Control Center - Uganda [International]
Injury Control Resource Information Network [International]
Injury Prevention Information Centre - University of Auckland [National]
Injury Prevention Research Centre (IPRC, 1992-2006) - University of Auckland [National]
Injury Prevention Research Unit (IPRU) - University of Otago [National]
Injury Research Centre - University of Western Australia [International]
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health - Center for Injury Research and Policy [International]
Monash University Accident Research Centre (MUARC) [International]
Safe Communities Foundation New Zealand [National]
University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center [International]


Injury Surveillance - top of page

Chemical Injuries Surveillance System (CISS) [National]
Health Canada - Injury Prevention [International]
International Classification of External Causes of Injuries (ICECI) [International]
Morbidity Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) [International]
National MCH Center for Child Death Review [International]
New Zealand Health Information Service (NZHIS) [National]
Queensland Injury Surveillance Unit (QISU) [International]
Victorian Injury Surveillance Unit (VISU) Monash University, Victoria, Australia [International]


Maori - top of page

Auckland Regional Public Health Service (ARPHS) [National]
Division of Maori and Pacific Health, University of Auckland [National]
Hapai Te Hauora [National]
Health Promotion Forum of New Zealand [National]
Home Interaction Programme for Parents and Youngsters (HIPPY) [National]
Injury Prevention Information Centre - University of Auckland [National]
Injury Prevention Network of Aotearoa New Zealand (IPNANZ) [National]
Injury Prevention Network of Aotearoa New Zealand (IPNANZ) - NZ injury facts - Ethnic differences [National]
Injury Prevention Research Unit (IPRU) - University of Otago [National]
Maori - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Maori Health [National]
Maori Maps - Portal to the marae of Aotearoa/ New Zealand [National]
Maori SIDS/ SUDI (Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy) [National]
Ministry of Education - Maori Education [National]
New Zealand Fire Service [National]
New Zealand Injury Prevention Strategy (NZIPS) [National]
New Zealand Police [National]
Ngati Whatua o Orakei [National]
Plunket [National]
Public Health Association (PHA) [National]
Ririki - Te Kahui Mana Ririki: Promoting the status of young Maori [National]
Safe Communities Foundation New Zealand [National]
Te Kete Hauora [National]
Te Köhanga Reo National Trust [National]
Te Puni Kokiri [National]
Te Ropu Whariki [National]
Te Whanau O Waipareira Trust [National]
Tomaiora Maori Health Research Unit - University of Auckland [National]
Water Safety New Zealand - Maori Water Safety - Kia Maanu, Kia Ora [National]
Watersafe Auckland - Maori and Pacific [National]


Media and Publications - top of page

Kids Friendly NZ [National]
Littlies [National]


Migrants - Recent New Zealand Migrants (see also some Pacific Peoples links) - top of page

Asian Health [National]
Asian Health - Publications [National]
Auckland Regional Migrant Services [National]
Chinese New Settlers Services Trust [National]
Injury Prevention Network of Aotearoa New Zealand (IPNANZ) - NZ injury facts - Ethnic differences [National]
Migrant Action Trust [National]
Migrant settlement - Immigration New Zealand [National]
New Migrants - Christchurch City Libraries [National]
New Migrants - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Office of Ethnic Affairs [National]
Pacific Peoples - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Refugee Health - New Zealand Government [National]
Refugees As Survivors (RAS) [National]
Settlement information for new Aucklanders - Auckland Regional Migrant Services (ARMS) [National]
Settlement Policy - Auckland City Council [National]
The Asian Network Inc (TANI) [National]


Natural Outdoors - top of page

All Terrain Vehicle (ATV) related injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
New Zealand Mountain Safety Council [National]
Outdoors New Zealand [National]
SunSmart [National]


New Zealand Government Departments and Agencies - top of page

Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) [National]
Building and Housing - Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment [National]
Child, Youth and Family [National]
Consumer Affairs - Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment [National]
Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority [National]
Families Commission [National]
Health Research Council [National]
Human Rights Commission [National]
Law Commission [National]
Ministry of Health - Manatü Hauora [National]
Ministry of Pacific Island Affairs [National]
Ministry of Social Development [National]
Ministry of Transport [National]
Ministry of Women's Affairs [National]
Ministry of Youth Development [National]
New Zealand Fire Service [National]
New Zealand Health Information Service (NZHIS) [National]
New Zealand Injury Prevention Strategy (NZIPS) [National]
New Zealand Legislation - Free access [National]
New Zealand Police [National]
New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) [National]
Office of the Children's Commissioner [National]
Office of the Clerk of the House of Representatives [National]
Parenting - New Zealand Families Commission [National]
Public Access to Legislation [National]
Standards New Zealand [National]
Statistics New Zealand [National]
Strategies with Kids Information for Parents (SKIP) [National]
Te Kete Hauora [National]
Te Puni Kokiri [National]


New Zealand Injury Prevention Databases - top of page

INFO database - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Injury New Zealand e-Directory (INZED) [National]
Injury Prevention Literature database - IPLit [National]
New Zealand Injury Prevention Programmes Database - NZIPS [National]


New Zealand Injury Prevention Directory - top of page

Injury New Zealand e-Directory (INZED) [National]
New Zealand Injury Prevention Programmes Database - NZIPS [National]


New Zealand Injury Prevention Strategy (NZIPS) - top of page

Drowning prevention strategy [National]
Falls prevention strategy [National]
New Zealand Injury Prevention Strategy (NZIPS) [National]
Road safety to 2010 strategy [National]


Nursery Equipment - top of page

Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association [International]
Keeping Babies Safe: for Crib and Child Product Safety [International]
Nurery equipment - Consumer Affairs - Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment [National]


Organisations - top of page

Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) [National]
American Academy of Pediatrics - Policy statements on injury [International]
American Academy of Pediatrics - Section on Injury and Poison Prevention [International]
Australian Injury Prevention Network [International]
Brain Injury Association of New Zealand [National]
Collaboration for Accident Prevention and Injury Control (CAPIC) [International]
Communities Living Injury Free - Auckland City [National]
Harborview Medical Center [International]
Health in Action [International]
Health Promotion Forum of New Zealand [National]
Injury Observatory for Britain and Ireland (IOBI) [International]
Injury Prevention Network of Aotearoa New Zealand (IPNANZ) [National]
Injury Prevention Web [International]
International Network of Paediatric Surveillance Units (INoPSU) [International]
International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention (ISCAIP) [International]
International Society for Violence and Injury Prevention (ISVIP) [National]
Master Plumbers, Gasfitters and Drainlayers NZ Inc. [National]
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control [International]
New Zealand Police [National]
New Zealand Safety Council [National]
Office of the Commissioner for Children [National]
Paediatric Society of New Zealand [National]
Plunket [National]
Public Health Association of New Zealand (PHA) [National]
Public Health WWW Networking Project [National]
Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) [International]
Safe Communities Foundation [International]
Safe Communities Foundation New Zealand [National]
Safe Communities Queensland [International]
Safekids New Zealand [National]
Sioux Empire Safety Village [International]
Smartrisk [International]
SPARC (Sport and Recreation New Zealand) [National]
St John [National]
The Parenting Place [National]
Think! The head injury network for kiwis [National]
Trauma Foundation [International]
WHO Violence and Injury Prevention [International]


Pacific Peoples - top of page

Health Promotion Forum of New Zealand [National]
Health Research Council - Pacific Health Research [National]
Injury Prevention Information Centre - University of Auckland [National]
Injury Prevention Network of Aotearoa New Zealand (IPNANZ) [National]
Injury Prevention Network of Aotearoa New Zealand (IPNANZ) - NZ injury facts - Ethnic differences [National]
Injury Prevention Research Unit (IPRU) - University of Otago [National]
Ministry of Education - Pasifika Education [National]
Ministry of Health - Pacific Health [National]
Ministry of Pacific Island Affairs [National]
New Zealand Fire Service [National]
New Zealand Fire Service (2) [National]
New Zealand Injury Prevention Strategy (NZIPS) [National]
Pacific Health Research Centre - University of Auckland [National]
Pacific Peoples - Safekids New Zealand [National]
PACIFICA (Pacific Allied (Women's) Council Inspires Faith Ideals Concerning All) [National]
Public Health Association [National]
Safe Communities Foundation New Zealand [National]
Safe in His Hands (Award Winning Road Safety Programme) [National]
Statistics New Zealand - Pacific Profiles [National]
Watersafe Auckland - Maori and Pacific [National]


Passengers - top of page

Boost America [International]
Booster Seats (California) [International]
Car and Booster Seat Safety: Increasing Awareness to Protect Children [International]
Child Car Seats [International]
Child restraint advice included in this video - Raising Children in New Zealand [National]
Child restraint installation videos - Kids that Click - MySafekids [National]
CPSafety: Your online child passenger safety resource [International]
Keeping Children Safe in Cars - North Shore City [National]
Keeping Kids Safe During Crashes - Partners for Child Passenger Safety (PCPS) [International]
Motor Vehicle Passenger Injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
National child restraint use rates - Ministry of Transport [National]
NHTSA - Child Passenger Safety [International]
NHTSA - Child Safety Seat Ease of Use Ratings [International]
NZ Child Restraints [National]
NZTA (New Zealand Transport Agency) [National]
NZTA - Become a child restraint technician - New Zealand Transport Agency [National]
NZTA - Booster seat law change 2013 [National]
NZTA - Find a child restraint technician - New Zealand Transport Agency [National]
NZTA - Using child restraints safely - New Zealand Transport Agency [National]
Otto Club [International]
Planning a Child Safety Seat Checkup Event [International]
Plunket Car Seat Rental Schemes [National]
Safe Ride News [International]
Safe USA - Child Passenger Safety [International]
Safe2Go National Child Restraint Training Programme [National]
Safer Journeys - NZ Ministry of Transport [National]
Safercar.gov (USA) [International]
SafetyBeltSafe USA [International]
The Community Guide - Motor vehicle-related injury prevention: The use of safety belts [International]
Think Road Safety - Child Car Seats [International]
Think Seat Belts [International]
Washington State (USA) Booster Seat Coalition [International]
www.carseatsite.com [International]


Pedestrians (includes driveway run overs) - top of page

Association for Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals [International]
Australian Federal Government driveway-related resources [International]
Driveway run over prevention videos - MySafekids [National]
Driveway run overs, vehicle reversing visibility index - State Insurance [National]
Driveway safety included in this video - Raising Children in New Zealand [National]
Feet First - NZTA [National]
Getting there, on foot, by cycle [National]
Home Driveway Run Over Injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Kids walk to school resources [International]
Living Streets [International]
Living Streets Aotearoa Inc [National]
National Center for Bicycling and Walking [International]
New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) [National]
NZTA projects and campaigns [National]
Pedestrian Injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Pedestrian planning and design guide - NZTA [National]
PEDS - Pedestrians Educating Drivers on Safety [International]
Perils for Pedestrians [International]
Reversing visibility index [International]
Safe USA - Walking Safety [International]
SchoolCrosswalk.org [International]
Travelwise [National]
Victoria (Canada) Transport Policy Institute - Walking and bicycling Issues [International]
Walk Auckland.org [National]
Walking School Bus - TravelWise [National]
Walkinginfo.org [International]


Playgrounds - top of page

Fall Injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
National Program for Playground Safety [International]
National Recreation and Park Association - Playground Safety [International]
Playground Safety Publications [International]
Safe USA - Playground Safety [International]
The Playground Institute [National]


Poisoning - top of page

American Association of Poison Control Centers [International]
Chemical Injuries Surveillance System (CISS) [National]
Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research - Poisonous Plants in NZ [National]
Pharmacy Guild of New Zealand [National]
Poison Prevention.org [International]
Poison Safety Game [International]
Poisoning - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Poisoning prevention included in this video - Raising Children in New Zealand [National]
Poisons Prevention and Education - National Poisons Centre [National]
Queensland Poisons Information Centre [International]
Safe USA - Poisoning Prevention [International]
Solvent Abuse: Information for Parents/ Caregivers - National Poisons Centre [National]
toxinz - Poisons Management Database [National]


Product Safety - top of page

Consumer Affairs - Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment [National]
Consumer Federation of America [International]
Consumer NZ (formerly Consumers' Institute) [National]
European Consumer Safety Association (ECOSA) [International]
Introduction to the Fair Trading Act - Commerce Commission NZ [National]
Keeping Babies Safe: for Crib and Child Product Safety [International]
Keeping kids safe: Children's and nursery products - Consumer Affairs [National]
Kids in Danger [International]
Product safety - Trade Me [National]
Standards New Zealand - Paerewa Aotearoa [National]
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission [International]


Programme Development - top of page

Preventing [Child] Injury Practice Resource - Royal Children's Hospital [Melbourne] [International]
Unintentional Injury: A Resource for Health Education and Health Promotion [International]
WHO Collaborating Centre on Community Safety Promotion [International]


Quad Bikes (All Terrain Vehicles (ATVs)) - top of page

All-terrain Vehicles (ATVs) - Alberta Centre for Injury Control & Research [International]
ATV safety [International]
Guidelines for the safe use of quad bikes - Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment [National]
Guidelines for the safe use of quad bikes/ ATVs - Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment [National]
Quad bikes - All Terrain Vehicle (ATV) related injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Quad bikes - All Terrain Vehicles (ATVs) factsheet - Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment [National]
Safe Use of ATVs on New Zealand Farms - Department of Labour [National]


Research - top of page

ACC - Statistics [National]
Cochrane Injuries Group [International]
Health Ed Database [National]
Health Services Research Centre - Victoria University of Wellington [National]
INFO database - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Injury Control Resource Information Network [International]
Injury Prevention journal [International]
Injury Prevention Literature database - IPLit [National]
Medline Plus - Health Information [International]
Ministry of Transport - Road safety research [National]
National Institute for Public Health and Mental Health Research - Auckland University of Technology [National]
National Library for Health [International]
Public Health Intelligence - Ministry of Health [National]
SafetyLit - WHO & San Diego State University [International]
School of Population Health - University of Auckland [National]
SHORE (The Centre for Social and Health Outcomes Research and Evaluation) - Massey University [National]
United States National Library of Medicine [International]


Road Safety - top of page

AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety [International]
Arrive Alive [International]
BMW - Safe on the Street [International]
Brake: Working for road safety and caring for victims [International]
Community Road Safety Programme [National]
Cyclist Injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Drivers.com [International]
DriveSmart [National]
Global Road Safety [International]
Global Road Safety Partnership [International]
Hedgehog's website (road safety website for kids) [International]
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety [International]
International Traffic Medicine Association [International]
Junior Road Safety Officer [International]
Land Transport New Zealand [National]
Local Authority Road Safety Officers Association [International]
Ministry of Transport [National]
Motor Accidents Authority - Road Safety [International]
Motor Vehicle Passenger Injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
National Highway Transport Safety Administration [International]
New Zealand Transport Agency [National]
Pedestrian Injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Plunket Car Seat Rental Scheme [National]
Queensland Government Road Safety [International]
Road safety to 2010 strategy [National]
Road Safety Week [International]
RoadSafe Auckland [National]
RoadSafe Auckland - Road Safety in Schools [National]
RoadSense - Ata Haere website [National]
Ruben the Bear - Road Safety [National]
Safe2go [National]
Safer Journey - NZ Ministry of Transport [National]
Schoolzone- Making Safer Communities [National]
Sustainable Urban Travel: Index to Comprehensive Bibliography [International]
The International Traffic Medicine Association [International]
The New Zealand Road Code [National]
The Think! Road Safety Website [International]
Think! Road Safety - UK Dept. for Transport [International]
Transit New Zealand [National]
Tween Traffic Safety - Automotive Coalition for Traffic Safety Inc. [International]


Rural Environment - top of page

ACC - Children and farm safety [National]
ACC - Danger Rangers Farm - Children's game [National]
ACC - Rural Safety [National]
All Terrain Vehicle (ATV) related injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Farmsafe Australia [International]
Health Matters Library A-Z: Farm Safety [International]
National Children's Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety [International]
North American Guidelines for Children's Agricultural Tasks (NAGCAT) Guidelines [International]
Rural Women [National]
The Canadian Agricultural Injury Surveillance Program [International]


Safe Communities - top of page

New Plymouth Injury Safe [National]
New Zealand Safe Communities [National]
Safe Communities Foundation New Zealand [National]
Safe Toowoomba [International]


Safe Kids Worldwide - top of page

Asia Injury Prevention Foundation - Vietnam [International]
Kidsafe Australia [International]
National Safe Kids Campaign - US [International]
Safe Kids Austria [International]
Safe Kids Brazil [International]
Safe Kids Canada [International]
Safe Kids China [International]
Safe Kids China (2) [International]
Safe Kids Foundation India [International]
Safe Kids Germany [International]
Safe Kids Israel [International]
Safe Kids Italy [International]
Safe Kids Jordan [International]
Safe Kids Korea [International]
Safe Kids Malaysia [International]
Safe Kids Mexico [International]
Safe Kids Middle East - United Arab Emirates [International]
Safe Kids Philippines [International]
Safe Kids South Africa [International]
Safe Kids Thailand [International]
Safe Kids Uganda [International]
Safe Kids United Arab Emirates [International]
Safe Kids Uruguay [International]
Safe Kids USA [International]
Safe Kids Worldwide [International]
Safekids New Zealand [National]


School Travel (includes Scooters, Skateboards, Pre-schools) - top of page

Carrying children in buses, minibuses, coaches and taxis - Child Car Seats [International]
Christchurch City Council Safe Routes to School [National]
Cyclist Injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Do smaller children need a booster seat on school buses (or school taxis)? - RoSPA [International]
Do we need car seats in our minibus? - Safer Motoring [International]
International Walk to School Day [International]
Kick scooter safety - New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) [National]
Minibus safety - RoSPA [International]
Motor Vehicle Passenger Injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
National Centre for Safe Routes to School [International]
Pedestrian Injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Pinnacle Research - The Walking School Bus [National]
RoadSafe Auckland - Road Safety in Schools [National]
Safe Routes to Schools (UK) [International]
School bus passenger safety - US NHTSA [International]
Schoolzone- Making Safer Communities [National]
Scooter safety - Australia [International]
Scooter safety - Better Health Victoria, Australia [International]
Scooter safety advice - Micro New Zealand [National]
Scooter safety tips - New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) [National]
Skateboard & Scooter Injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
The lowdown on scooting (at the bottom of the webpage) - Dunedin City Council [National]
Travelwise [National]
Walk to School Day [International]
Walk to School Website [International]
Walking Bus [International]
Walking School Bus - Land Transport NZ [National]
Walking School Bus - RoadSafe Auckland [National]
Walking School Bus Information Website [International]


Sports - top of page

ACC Sport Safety [National]
ACC SportSmart [National]
National Youth Sports Safety Foundation [International]
New Zealand Mountain Safety Council [National]
Safe USA - Baseball & Softball Safety [International]
Safe USA - Basketball Safety [International]
Safe USA - Gymnastics Safety [International]
Safe USA - In-Line Skates and Skateboards [International]
Safe USA - Soccer Safety [International]
Safe USA - Sports Injury Prevention [International]
Safe USA - Trampolines [International]
Safe USA - Winter Sports Injury Prevention [International]
Sportrisk - Making sport safer [National]
Sportsriskmanagement [National]
Trampolines - RoSPA (UK) [International]


Statistics/ Data - top of page

ACC injury statistics [National]
Injury information portal - Statistics New Zealand [National]
National Injury Query System (NIQS) - IPRU [National]
New Zealand Child and Youth Epidemiology Service (NZCYES) [National]
New Zealand Health Information Service (NZHIS) [National]
Statistics New Zealand – Te Tari Tatau [National]


Toys - top of page

Appropriate toys for safety - Children's Hospital Boston [International]
Avoiding choking hazards in toys - Child Safety Central [International]
Baby toy safety [International]
British Toy and Hobby Association [International]
Choosing safe toys, advice for parents - KidsHealth [International]
How to buy safe toys - American Academy of Pediatrics [International]
Information about lead in toys - Sierra Club [International]
Keeping kids safe: Children's and nursery products - Consumer Affairs [National]
Phthalates in children's toys - New York Public Interest Research Group (NYPIRG) [International]
Product safety standards - Commerce Commission NZ [National]
Safe toy shopping tips [International]
Safety guidelines for parents - Home Safety Council [International]
Small powerful magnets - Warning! Swallowed magnets are dangerous. North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (NASPGHAN) [International]
Tips for toy safety - Keeping your baby safe at home [International]
Tips for toy safety - US Public Interest Research Groups (USPIRG) [International]
Tips on choosing safe toys - Child Toys Guide [International]
Toy safety - Consumer Affairs [National]
Toy safety - Environmental Health Perspectives [International]
Toy safety - National Network for Child Care [International]
Toy safety - Safe Kids USA [International]
Toy safety checklist [International]
Toy safety information for fathers - Menstuff [International]
Toy safety standards around the world [International]
Toy safety tips for holiday shoppers [International]
Toy safety, injury statistics and incidence rates - Columbia University Medical Center [International]
US Consumer Product Safety Commission Toy Hazard Recalls [International]
W.A.T.C.H - World Against Toys Causing Harm Inc. [International]


Transport - top of page

Auckland Regional Transport Authority [National]
Cyclist Injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Land Transport New Zealand [National]
Motor Vehicle Passenger Injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
New Zealand Transport Agency [National]
Pedestrian Injury - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Railway safety - Office of Rail Regulation (UK) [International]
Trafficcalming.org [International]
VicRoads [International]
Victoria (Canada) Transport Policy Institute [International]
World Transport Policy & Practice journal [International]


United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC, UNCRC, UNCROC) - top of page

Children and Young People: Indicators of Wellbeing in New Zealand 2008 - NZ Ministry of Social Development [National]
Convention on the Rights of the Child - Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights [International]
Convention on the rights of the child - UNICEF [International]
UNCROC in New Zealand [National]


Water Safety - top of page

ACC Boatsafe [National]
ACC Poolsafe [National]
ACC Riversafe [National]
Auckland City - Pool Fencing Guidelines [National]
Drowning - Safekids New Zealand [National]
Drowning prevention included in this video - Raising Children in New Zealand [National]
Drowning Prevention Strategy [National]
Foundation for Aquatic Injury Prevention [International]
Lifesavers, the Royal Life Saving Society UK [International]
Making bath time a fun time - Swimming New Zealand [National]
Maritime New Zealand [National]
QCA Safe Swimming [International]
Queensland Government - Pool Fencing [International]
Safe Boating Campaign [International]
Safe USA - Water Safety [International]
SafeWaters: A NSW Government water safety initiative [International]
Stay on Top with a Life Jacket [National]
Swim and Survive - Royal Life Saving [International]
The Royal Life Saving Society Australia [International]
Water Safety for Children and Young People - RoSPA (UK) [International]
Water Safety New Zealand [National]
Water Safety Partners [International]
WaterSafe Auckland [National]