CIPPs Prevention Message of the Month

Unintentional injury is the leading cause of death for people aged 1 to 44. The Center for Injury Prevention and Policy has launched a public education campaign aimed at addressing this leading cause of unintentional death and disability.

Every month a new fact sheet will be released on a different topic of injury prevention.

For more information, please view the press release announcing the initiative.

Monthly Prevention Messages

February: Teen Dating Violence

January: Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention

December: Drowsy Driving Prevention

Upcoming Prevention Topics

  • April: Distracted Driving Awareness
  • May: Surviving Trauma
  • June: Water Safety
  • July: Fireworks Safety
  • August: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over
  • September: Fall Prevention
  • October: School Safety
  • November: The Holiday Blues
  • December: Drowsy Driving Prevention

Press Inquiries

Call 410-328-8919 or email

More Information

For additional information, please email us at or call 410-328-2035.

Learn more in the Violence Prevention Program's fact sheet or in this Baltimore Times article.