The Center for Injury Prevention and Policy
Interesting Statistics / Statistics You Should Know
- From the age of 1 until your 45th birthday unintentional injury is the most likely cause of death. (CDC, 2004)
- Each day, more than 16 people are killed and more than 1,300 people are injured in crashes involving a distracted driver.
- Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death among those ages 5-34 in the U.S. At the Shock Trauma Center the leading cause of injury is motor vehicle crashes/collisions.
- Homicide was the 2nd leading cause of death for young people ages 10-24 years. (CDC, 2010)
- The CIPP is involved in the research and development of a variety of educational prevention programs. Utilizing our physician and nursing staff to impart meaningful knowledge to the greater community.
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This page was last updated on:
June 12, 2012.
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