As the weather warms up many Western Australians will be taking part in a range of popular outdoor recreation and leisure sports. We can all agree, there are countless social, emotional and physical benefits from being in the natural environment and being physically active. However, we should consider the hazards involved in activities like boating, bush walking and cycling.
Fortunately, injuries resulting from outdoor recreation and leisure sports can be prevented! You can help raise awareness of the hazards involved in these activities and support your local community to participate in these activities safely.
Download the Know Injury Outdoor Recreation and Leisure Sports Toolkit today to access relevant state and national injury statistics, learn how you can take action at the local level and where to access additional resources. The toolkit also includes several communication templates to help you get the conversation started with your workplace and local community!