ACC Bullying Prevention Summit

The Anchorage Collaborative Coalitions are hosting a Bullying Prevention Summit on May 22, 2016 at the BP Energy Center. The summit will take place from 10-2:30 with lunch provided. There will be breakout sessions from 3-5pm. More details can be found on the ACC’s website.

Pick. Click. Give.

Alaska Injury Prevention Center is an official Pick. Click. Give. organization. Make a donation from your PFD through Pick. Click. Give. to support the Alaska Injury Prevention Center and the Anchorage Youth Development Coalition.

Thank you to AAA

AAA MountainWest recently provided funding to the Alaska Injury Prevention Center to distribute car seats to families in Alaska. AIPC would like to thank and recognize AAA for their generous support of AIPC and their dedication to child passenger safety in Alaska and beyond!

2016 Seat Belt Use in Alaska

NHTSA requires observational surveys to be completed annually in each state to determine the level of seat belt use for each state. AIPC, under a grant from the Alaska Highway Safety Office, conducted seat belt observations for 2016. Seat belt use was recorded for drivers and front seat outboard passengers in cars, trucks, SUVs and vans….

National Child Passenger Safety Week Events

September 18-24, 2016 is National Child Passenger Safety Week. Thanks to funding from the Alaska Highway Safety Office, AIPC will be hosting a Statewide CPS Technician Recertification Conference for Techs on Friday, September 23, 2016. There will also be a community Car Seat Check Event on 9/23 at the Anchorage Fire Department Training Center. This event…

Anchorage Car Seat and Booster Seat Check Up Event

AIPC is hosting a car seat and booster seat check up event in Anchorage on Wednesday, August 24, 2016. The event will be from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at 4241 B Street. A limited number of car seats will be available for those in financial need.

Juneau Car Seat Check

AIPC, State Farm, the Juneau Police Department, Safe Kids Alaska, and the Alaska Highway Safety Office are partnering to bring a car seat and booster seat check up event to the Juneau community on Thursday, July 14, 2016 from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. The event will be at the State Farm office at 9109 Mendenhall…

Prince of Wales CPS Technician Training Course

Alaska Injury Prevention Center staff will be teaching a Child Passenger Safety technician training course in Klawock on August 9th through 11th. For more information, please contact Mandi or Beth at (907) 929-3939. Course registration information can be viewed online.

Anchorage Bike to School Day

Check out this story on KTUU about the Anchorage School District’s Bike to School Day. Great job to all of the students (and parents) that rode to school today! If you live in Anchorage and your child is interested in riding their bike to school, check out the Municipality’s guide on Safe Routes to School.