Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center

senior citizen reaching into a gun safe for a firearm
April 23, 2019

A study conducted in Washington state asked adults over 65 whether they had firearms at home – an

April 19, 2019

Rental scooters may be a convenient way to travel and avoid traffic, but doctors warning that a high volume of riders are ending up in hospital emergency rooms. A study by UCLA researchers found that 40 percent of people who were injured while r

Coach talking to football players
April 1, 2019

As lawmakers in a number of states including Massachusetts and Illinois discuss age restrictions for tackle football, researchers just published a survey

January 23, 2019

Severe traumatic brain injury is a leading cause of death and disability in children leaving 61 percent of survivors  with a lifelong disability, ac

Person driving
November 21, 2018

If you're traveling for the Apple Cup football game or another Thanksgiving event, physician Beth Ebel offers guidance about getting there safely, with specific tips for people who will take part in tailgaing parties. 

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November 8, 2018

With the passage of I-1639, voters have made Washington's gun laws among the strictest in the nation.

October 2, 2018

School zone speeding violations tend to spike after school breaks, weekends and summer vacation, but automated photo enforcement may help slow down motorists and keep kids safer.

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