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Success Stories in Injury Prevention and Control

The Success Stories, written by injury professionals, are examples from around the nation describing successful strategies and activities in injury and violence prevention and response. The stories detail the work supported by CDC’s Injury Center illustrating the real world impact of injury and violence prevention programs and research.

Success Stories by State

  • Arizona
  • California
  • Georgia
  • Kentucky
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • New Mexico
  • North Carolina
  • Utah
  • Washington
  • Wisconsin

Success Stories by Topic

Alcohol Screening & Brief Intervention
  • Screening and Brief Interventions for Alcohol in Trauma Centers (Washington)
Childhood Injury Prevention
  • Johns Hopkins Children's Safety Centers (Maryland)
  • New Mexico's Broad New Helmet Law Governs Minors
Earthquake Safety & Injury Prevention
  • Updated Steps for Californians During Earthquakes
Fire Safety
  • Georgia Fires Up Prevention Programs to Save Lives
  • Fire Prevention Research (North Carolina)
Injury Prevention
  • Network Helps Attain First Kentucky Safe Community
Motor Vehicle & Passenger Safety
  • Ho-Chunk Nation Launches Road Safety Program (Wisconsin)
  • Arizona Battle of the Belt Program Saves Lives
  • Child Booster Seat Research (Washington)
Traumatic Brain Injury/Concussion
  • Massachusetts Keeps Athletes Safe from Concussion
  • Utah Improves Data Collection & Documentation
Violence Prevention
  • New Community Center to Prevent Youth Violence (California)