ERIC Number: EJ665115
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Planning of a Community-Based Approach to Injury Control and Safety Promotion in a Rural Community.
Loos, Colleen; Oldenburg, Brian; O'Hara, Lily
Australian Journal of Rural Health, v9 n5 p222-28 Oct 2001
The planning of a community-based accident prevention program in a rural Queensland (Australia) community is described. The process involved the establishment of a local steering committee, data collection, presentation of findings, determination of priorities, review of the evidence, description of target group, exploration of problem and analysis of contributing factors, and assessment of community resources. (Contains 24 references.) (TD)
Descriptors: Accident Prevention, Case Studies, Community Cooperation, Community Programs, Foreign Countries, Geographic Isolation, Injuries, Needs Assessment, Planning, Program Development, Rural Areas, Safety Education
Blackwell Publishing; Tel: 781-388-8200; Web site: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/journals/ajr.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Australia