New guides on ensuring your child is Safe & Sure
Learn how-to install rear-facing, forward-facing and booster seats.
New pediatric concussion guidelines released
See Parachute's resources featured
Why would anybody text here?
Texting and driving. Is it worth it?
Stop the Clock
In Canada, preventable injuries kill more youth than all other causes combined. Canada incurs an annual economic burden of $20 billion per year. Parachute’s Stop The Clock raises awareness of preventable injuries, and aims to mitigate the staggering impact that injuries have on Canadians.
Winner Video - Message Not Received
Four students from Westgate Mennonite Collegiate are the winners of this year’s Parachute’s Is it Worth It? National PSA campaign on teen driver safety. Learn more and see the top three videos at www.isitworthit.ca.
Is It Worth It TSN
The IS IT WORTH IT? Teen Driver Safety Campaign aims to prevent injury and save lives by reducing distracted, impaired and aggressive driving. Check out http://isitworthit.ca for more information about teen driver safety and distracted driving. #IsItWorthItCampaign
A guide to installing booster seat
Learn from Parachute technicians the correct way to install a booster seat correctly. Use a booster seat until the seat belt fits your child correctly, around age 8 or 9. A booster seat prevents serious injuries during a crash by placing the seat belt in the correct position. Enroll in a workshop near you: www.safeandsure.ca
Let’s all #PracticeSafeText!
Laureen Harper, The Hon. Lisa Raitt, Parachute's President & CEO Louise Logan and students from Ottawa's Nepean High School commit to #PracticeSafeText. Help stop the clock on distracted driving!