Burn Awareness Week - February 5 thru 11, 2017Burn Awareness Week
February 5-11, 2017
National Burn Awareness Week Materials
Topic:National Burn Awareness Week Fact Sheet
Burn Awareness Week, observed the first full week in February, is designed to provide an opportunity for burn, fire and life safety educators to unite in sharing a common burn awareness and prevention message in our communities. Burn Awareness Week, celebrated early in the year, is an excellent opportunity to "kick off" a year full of burn awareness education.
National Scald Injury Prevention Campaign: www.flashsplash.org
The ABA National Scald Prevention Campaign offers fact sheets, infographics, tool kits, and the latest news to highlight your scald injury prevention programs. Go to www.flashsplash.org to use these resources in your communities.
The ABA Burn Prevention Committee offers the following prevention resources:
•Cooking Safety for Older Adults
•Consumer Resources for Burn Prevention