Safety 2010 Exhibitors
EuroSafe is a European umbrella organisation of institutions and individuals that are working on policies and actions for consumer safety, safety of vulnerable such as children and older people, safety in sports and leisure, as well as in the prevention of violence and self-harm.
Members of EuroSafe represent health and safety agencies, research bodies, private sector organisations and civil society organisations, i.e. those who can effectively influence public policies and implement programmes and infrastructures with regard to safety in daily life.
2. World Health Organization
WHO is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based policy options, providing technical support to countries and monitoring and assessing health trends.
Please visit at stand 2
3. Centre for Public Health
The Centre for Public Health, based at Liverpool John Moore’s University, is a vibrant research community working in partnership to deliver health at local, regional, national and international levels. We specialise in applied research and capacity building programmes addressing health issues at all levels from policy development to service delivery. We provide national expertise and lead public health intelligence and research on alcohol, dental health, substance misuse and violence with a firm commitment to a multi-disciplinary approach to Public Health.
Please visit at stand 3
4. Department of Health and Home Office
Violence can take many forms. Incidents can range from knife crime on our streets, to the threat or actual violence and/or abuse against women and children in the home, or as the result of harmful traditional practices or forced marriages. Each can have devastating consequences for long-term mental and physical health.
Visiting the stand will give delegatesan opportunity to read about and discuss some of the initiatives led by the Department of Health, the Home Office and the Forced Marriage Unit.
Please visit at stand 4
5. Geneva Declaration on Armed Violence and Developmentwww.genevadeclaration.org
Please visit at stand 5
6. Vietnam Injury Prevention Partnershipwho.firstname.lastname@example.org
Please visit at stand 6
7. Gapminder Foundation in collaboration with Karolinska Institutetwww.gapminder.org
Please visit stand 7
8. Taylor & Francis
Taylor and Francis, part of the Taylor & Francis Group (an Informa business), publishes in the science and technology subject areas. Taylor & Francis has developed a journal publishing imprint that has particular emphasis on the Engineering, Life Science, Physical Sciences and Applied Science subject areas.
Building on two centuries' experience, Taylor & Francis has grown rapidly over the last two decades to become a leading international academic publisher. With offices in London, Brighton, Basingstoke and Abingdon in the UK, New York and Philadelphia in the USA and Singapore and Melbourne in the Pacific Rim, the Taylor & Francis Group Publishes more than 1000 journals and around 1,800 new books each year.
We are providers of quality information and knowledge that enable our customers to perform their jobs efficiently, and help contribute to the advancement of their chosen markets. Our customers are researchers, students, academics and increasingly professionals.
Please visit at stand 8
9. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Injury Center
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (Injury Center) was established in 1992 to lead injury and violence prevention efforts. The field of injury and violence prevention is relatively young when compared to other areas of public health, but the burden of injury and violence coupled with the enormous cost of these problems to society make them a pressing health concern.
Visit www.cdc.gov/injury for more information today!
Please visit at stand 9
11. Safe Kids Worldwide
Safe Kids Worldwide is a global network of organizations with a mission of preventing unintentional childhood injury, a leading cause of death and disability for children ages 14 and under.
The 19 member countries of Safe Kids Worldwide bring together health and safety experts, educators, corporations, foundations, governments and volunteers to educate families, create safer environments and advocate for improved laws to protect children.
Please visit at stand 11
17. BMJ Journals - Injury Preventionwww.injuryprevention.bmj.com
Please visit at stand 17