International Safety Media Awards – call for entries | BMJ Injury Prevention

I have been intrigued by how best we can use The Media and (multi)media itself to promote safety and prevent injuries ever since attending the Mayo Clinic Social Media and Healthcare Summit in 2015. At the time, I wrote here on the Injury Prevention blog: “Sometimes we need to advocate for the very heart that lies at our work: simple, credible information and resources that can make a difference in even one person’s life“. Similarly, I have also written on how the language we use in the media around injury incidents matters, in On Sharks and Media Advocacy.

Recognising and showcasing high-quality injury prevention and safety promotion media initiatives also forms an important part of our advocacy for our life’s work.

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