Every day around the world the lives of more than 2000 families are torn apart by the loss of a child to an unintentional injury. Once a child is 9 years old, road traffic injuries, drowning, burns, falls and poisoning together pose the biggest threat to his or her survival. Implementing proven injury prevention interventions could save more than 1000 young lives a day.
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