Bikeology | Bicycle Education Program

Thanks to a grant from Alaska’s Safe Routes to School program and support from partners including the Anchorage School District Health and Physical Education Department and Bike Anchorage, AIPC was able to purchase a fleet of 35 bikes, as well as a storage and transportation trailer, to be used to teach the Bikeology curriculum in ASD…

Earn Your CPS CEUs!

AIPC, Safe Kids Alaska, and AFD are partnering to offer CEUs to Certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians on September 18 or September 19. Pre-registration is required by 8/31/15. There is no fee to attend; no travel scholarships will be provided. Six CEUs, one 2-hour event and 5 Seat check offs are required for recertification. Visit…

2015 Buckle Up Results

The 2015 Buckle Up Campaign concluded with 90.3% of high school students in the Anchorage School District, Juneau, and Kenai observed to be buckled up. For more information, read the full Buckle Up Campaign report.

Special Needs Transportation Course

The “Safe Travel for All Children: Transporting Children with Special Healthcare Needs” CPS enhancement 2-day course will be offered this May. Guest instructor Tammy Franks, from Legacy Emanuel Hospital in Portland will be joining Sara Penisten of Safe Kids Alaska to teach the course. The course will be held May 5 & 6, in Anchorage at…

Anchorage Car Seat Check Event

The Anchorage Fire Department, Safe Kids Alaska, and Alaska Injury Prevention Center will be hosting a car seat check up event on January 25, 2015 from 1 PM – 3 PM at Fire Station 6. Fire Station 6 is located at 1301 Patterson Street in Anchorage, AK. Call AIPC at (907) 929-3939 for any questions.

Alaska 2014 Seat Belt Use

With funding from the Alaska Highway Safety Office, AIPC conducted an observational study to measure seat belt use across the state of Alaska. The results of Alaska’s seat belt observation study indicate that 88.4% of Alaska drivers and passengers were using a seat belt during the study period. This shows an increase in seat belt…

Car Seat Check Event at Tikahtnu Commons Old Navy

AIPC will be partnering with the Old Navy at Tikahtnu Commons to provide car seat checks in their parking lot on Saturday, September 20th. September 2oth is National Seat Check Saturday in celebration of National Child Passenger Safety Week. For more events around the state of Alaska, visit carseatsak.org.

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Child Passenger Safety Technician Certification Course

Alaska Injury Prevention Center and the Alaska Child Passenger Safety Coalition will be offering a Child Passenger Safety Technician certification course at Alaska Regional Hospital October 8-10th from 8 AM to 5 PM each day. Course includes a mandatory 2 hour car seat check up event. Participants must be able to attend all 3 days…