Brain injury can be prevented!!!
Each year 140,000 persons die from brain injuries and 70,000 persons sustain severe head injuries. There are many ways to prevent brain injuries and common sense steps must be taken to protect our families.
Always wear a seat belt and make sure baby is in a child safety seat or booster
Never drive under the influence of alcohol or drugs
Always wear a helmet when on a bicycle, motorcycle, scooter, snowmobile or any other unrestrained vehicle.
Wear a helmet when playing contact sports