Bicycle InjuriesThe Injury and Violence Prevention Unit represents The Minnesota Department of Health on the State Bicycle Advisory Committee, which includes additional state agencies and organizations concerned with the prevention of bicycle injuries. The Minnesota Department of Health has supported legislative proposals to encourage bicycle commuting. The unit also works with the Minnesota Safety Council and other agencies to distribute helmets, and cooperates in bicycle safety events.
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- Best Practices to Prevent Bicycle Injuries : Facts about the magnitude of bicycle injuries in Minnesota and the U.S., a list of proven prevention strategies, and links to websites that can provide further information. www.health.state.mn.us/injury/best/best.cfm?gcBest=bike
Contact for more information:
Mark Kinde, MPH
Injury & Violence Prevention Program Director
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