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01/03/2008

2nd European Conference on Injury Prevention & Safety Promotion in Paris

Paris, 9-10 October 2008. As injury prevention and safety promotion initiatives gain momentum in Europe, the 2nd European Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion will be a milestone opportunity to take stock of these developments and help move actions at European and national levels forward. In this respect, the conference builds on two very important policy papers from the World Health Organization and European Commission: the WHO Regional Committee Resolution RC55/R9 and the EU Council Recommendationon the prevention of injuries and the promotion of safety.

The Registration form are available at: http://www.eurosafe.eu.com/paris2008

Conference organisers: EuroSafe (the European Association for Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion) in collaboration with the French Consumer Safety Commission (Commission de la Sécurité des Consommateurs) under the auspices of the French presidency of the EU Council.

EuroSafe - The European Association for Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion (EuroSafe) is the network of injury prevention experts committed to promoting safety and reducing injuries in Europe for all ages. EuroSafe is active in a wide range of areas such as child safety, adolescents and risk-taking, consumer safety, safety for seniors, vulnerable road users, sport safety, work safety, the prevention of suicide and self-harm and the prevention of interpersonal violence (see also www.eurosafe.eu.com).