2009 News Archives

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07/12/2009 - Ireland hosts 19 countries for discussions on value and progress of Child Safety Action Plans in Europe

The Ministry of Health and Children and the Health Services Executive of Ireland hosted the European Child Safety Alliance and its partners on the Child Safety Action Plan (CSAP) initiative for a two-day meeting on December 2-3.


27/11/2009 - First Global Ministerial Conference on Road Safety calls for a Decade of Action

On 20 November 2009 more than 70 Ministers of Transport, Health and Interior and other senior government officials from 150 countries adopted the "Moscow Declaration" at the close of the First Global Ministerial Conference on Road Safety.


25/11/2009 - European health and safety organisations call for stricter EU-coordinated alcohol policies

EuroSafe has brought together twelve European health and safety umbrella organisations in a joint policy statement on 'Alcohol and injuries', issued on 25 November 2009 at the occasion of the second European Public Health Conference in Lódz, Poland.


17/11/2009 - Maclaren buggies injury risk

Maclaren offers safety device to European consumers.


02/11/2009 - Tackling Inequalities in Home Safety

The European Child Home Safety Conference, hosted by RoSPA and the European Child Safety Alliance, took place on November 2nd and 3rd in Stratford-upon-Avon, England. Over 100 child safety experts from across Europe attended the conference, representing nearly 20 European countries.


10/07/2009 - Israel makes commitment to child injury prevention

Israeli Parliament hosts a joint discussion to promote a Child Safety Action Plan in Israel.


19/06/2009 - Alliance presents at World Public Health Conference

Enhance overall child health through addressing childhood injuries.


19/06/2009 - British study supports rearward facing car seats

Rearward facing car seats safest option for older children.


12/06/2009 - Johnson & Johnson Global Corporate Social Responsibilty (CSR) Report

Alliance featured in Johnson & Johnson CSR Report.


10/06/2009 - Child Safety in action

Spring 2009 has been a very exciting time for child safety in Europe.


10/06/2009 - Commissioners Vassiliou and Kuneva support Child Safety Report Cards launch: 'Improving child safety is a top priority for the Commission'

The European Child Safety Alliance of EuroSafe released on May 6, “Child Safety Report Cards” for 24 countries and a European Summary Report Card.


10/06/2009 - Child Safety House Graz received communication award

The Austrian Academy for Preventive Medicine and Health Communication launched the first Austrian Award for Health Communications.


10/06/2009 - European child home safety conference

The European Child Home Safety conference will be held in Stratford-Upon-Avon on November 2 and 3, 2009.


10/06/2009 - Special issue of WHO-Bulletin on childhood injuries and violence

The May 2009 issue of the Bulletin of the World Health Organization is entirely devoted to the theme of childhood injuries and violence.


28/04/2009 - First award Health Communications in Preventive Medicine granted to Austrian member ECSA

Award Health Communications in Preventine Medicine granted to Austrian member ECSA.


27/04/2009 - Alliance presents at World Public Health Conference

Enhance overall child health through addressing childhood injuries.


17/04/2009 - Child Safety Update: 2009 Child Safety Report Cards to be launched

On May 6, 2009 the European Child Safety Alliance of EuroSafe will launch Child Safety Report Cards for more than 20 European countries at the European Parliament.


02/04/2009 - 2009 Child Safety Report Cards to be launched

Launch Child Safety Report Cards 2009


09/02/2009 - 600 Child lives could be saved on EU roads

Press release ETSC / Road Safety Performance Index (PIN) Programme


03/02/2009 - RoSPA awarded child home safety funding

A landmark funding award has been granted to the European Child Safety Alliance's UK partner to reduce childhood injuries at home. A great success for The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA). RoSPA has been awarded an £18million contract to establish a home safety equipment scheme to reduce accidental deaths and injuries among under-fives in disadvantaged areas.


28/01/2009 - Healthy indoor environments protect children's health

Press release WHO Luxemburg meeting (January 28, 2009)


22/01/2009 - IDB Pilot approved

Injury data to be collected again in the UK


14/01/2009 - Alcohol will be on the agenda of the Swedish presidency of the EU

From the 1st of July 2009, Sweden will for six moths hold the presidency of the EU. As it did in 2001, Sweden will have alcohol on the agenda.


05/01/2009 - Janice Cave (RoSPA) MBE award

Janice Cave, the Director of Public Affairs at the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents and the representative on the European Child Safety Alliance, has been awarded the MBE.

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