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Safe Kids Trident Area Coalition

The Problem: Accidental Childhood Injury

Accidental injury is the number one cause of death for children 14 and under in the United States. Each year 1 in 4 children will receive medical attention for an injury.

The Solution: Safe Kids

Safe Kids Trident Area is one of 450 coalitions in 16 countries that brings together health and safety experts, educators, corporations, foundations, governments and volunteers to protect families. Safe Kids Trident Area is a member of Safe Kids Worldwide, a global network of organizations dedicated to preventing accidental injury to children 14 and under because as many as 90 percent of these injuries are preventable.

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