Injury Prevention Program
The Injury Prevention Program at Children’s Hospital is a nationally recognized program. Prevention is the key to breaking the cycle of unintentional injury. Through collaboration with community partners, evidenced based strategies and innovative technologies, the Prevention team is reaching more families with injury prevention education than ever before.
Nationally recognized programs include L.A. Street Smarts, an interactive neighborhood scenario environment that helps children learn pedestrian safety; car seat education classes; home safety education and sports safety/concussion awareness campaigns.
Bedside Education and Consults
We provide beside education and consults to our inpatient population to address preventable injuries. Learn more.
Car Seat Inspections
Is your child's car seat installed correctly? Our team inspects your car seat for the appropriate fit, expiration or any recalls on the products. All car seat services are provided by nationally Certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians. Learn more.
Car Seat Recycling Program
When a car seat is no longer safe to use, be sure to recycle it. The Injury Prevention Program at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles can help! Learn more.
Home Safety Audits and Products
Visit the Injury Prevention Safety Corner of the Family Pantry next to the HBO Café to purchase home safety items at wholesale prices. Learn more.
L.A. Street Smarts
L.A. Street Smarts is a hands-on interactive neighborhood that helps children learn, as they walk through the neighborhood, the best way to stay safe while playing in or near the street. Learn more.
Injury Prevention Alliance of Los Angeles County (IPALAC)
The Injury Prevention Alliance of Los Angeles County is a group of local partners that collaborate to create a more injury free community. Learn more.
iPrevent Volunteer Program
The iPrevent Volunteer Program provides a complete continuum of trauma care for children, including acute injury care, disaster preparedness and injury prevention. Learn more.
Kohl's Cares Programs
In partnership with Kohl’s Cares, the Kohl’s Safety and Injury Prevention Program at Children's Hospital Los Angeles provides safety education and equipment for children and families in local communities. Learn more.
Buckle Up for Life
Our Buckle Up for Life program is a faith-based initiative that educates drivers and passengers of all ages about safety in and around cars. Learn more.
Safe Kids Los Angeles West
Safe Kids Los Angeles West is a local coalition of the international Safe Kids organization, a broad and grass roots collection of numerous local coalitions. Learn more.
Injury Free Coalition for Kids
Injury Free Coalition for Kids is a Level 1 Trauma Center-based national injury prevention program with 42 coalitions in 40 states within the United States. Learn more.
Brief and informative safety videos for earthquake, home, passenger, pedestrian, sports and water safety. Learn more.
- Bicycle Safety
- Car Safety
- Earthquake Safety
- Fire Safety
- Home Safety
- Poison Safety
- School Safety
- Sports Safety
- Toy Safety
- Water Safety