Take conscious action to prevent serious injury and death.
Too many British Columbians are still getting seriously injured because they haven’t made conscious decisions to draw yellow lines that protect themselves and their loved ones when physical yellow lines aren’t there.
When you draw those mental yellow lines—wear your bike helmet, slow down, ignore your phone while driving, pay attention—you’re helping to prevent serious injuries from happening.
We’re here to give you that friendly reminder that preventing injuries aren’t up to yellow lines. It’s up to you.
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There are no yellow lines at home, just a lot of grey areas.Learn more
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We want to extend our sincere gratitude to our partners for supporting our March 2022 Click or Call Before You Dig campaign.Learn more
On July 5, 2021, National Injury Prevention Day, Preventable launched a contest to get British Columbians to “Point out the Obvious” by snapping photos or videos of injury hazards. We’re talking uneven sidewalks, cleaning products not stored in their original…Learn more
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Planning on hitting the trails (within your health region) on your all-terrain vehicle (ATV) this May Long Weekend? ATVs are fun to drive and a common pastime for British Columbians; many of us grew up riding dirt bikes and quads…Learn more
More than half of all poisonings in British Columbia involve young children, with those between the ages of one and three years at the highest risk.Learn more