The ACICR addresses both intentional and unintentional injury by providing leadership, education, promoting healthy public policy, developing and coordinating initiatives and through knowledge translation.
The Injury Prevention Action Plan 2010-2013 outlines five priority action areas, these priority areas contribute to the overarching goal of the Action Plan:
PRIORITY AREA 2: Reduce the incidence and severity of poisonings, focus to be determined based on evidence.
PRIORITY AREA 4: Reduce the incidence and severity of self harm and suicide, with a focus on the priorities of Call to Action: The Alberta Suicide Prevention Strategy.
PRIORITY AREA 5: Reduce the incidence and severity of road, pedestrian and transport-related injuries, with a focus on the priorities of the Alberta Traffic Safety Plan.
- Alcohol and Injury
- All-terrain Vehicles (ATVs)
- Consumer Products
- Falls (general)
- Falls (seniors)
- Head Injuries
- Road, Pedestrian and Transport
- Aboriginal Peoples
- Children and Youth