Interesting Statistics

  • From the age of 1 until your 45th birthday unintentional injury is the most likely cause of death. (CDC, 2012)
  • Suicide was the 2nd leading cause of death for young people ages 15-24 years, while homicide was the 3rd leading cause of death. (CDC, 2012)
  • 3,331 people were killed and 387,000 people were injured in motor vehicle crashes involving a distracted driver. (CDC, 2011)
  • Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for U.S. teens. (CDC, 2012)

The CIPP staff is involved in the research and development of a variety of educational prevention programs, utilizing physician and nursing staff to impart meaningful knowledge to the greater community.

For additional information please email prevention@umm.edu or call 410-328-2035.

To make an online donation, please designate the Shock Trauma Prevention or Violence Prevention Fund.

This page was last updated: April 6, 2015

         
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