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Burn Awareness Week


Burn Awareness Week
February 1-7, 2016
Topic: Scalds

The ABA Burn Prevention Committee offers the following prevention resources:

Scald Injury Prevention Campaign
Click above to access educator's guide and PowerPoint presentations on Scald Injury.

To view sample press releases and public service announcements on Scald Injury, please click here.

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.