Blog Post

November is Fall Prevention Month

This November, leave the falling to the leaves and Daylight Savings by making a commitment towards fall prevention. Take steps to reduce your risk of injury due to slips, trips, falls and other seasonal injuries.

In This Issue November 2022 Health and Safety Bulletin

  • Winter Fall/Injury Prevention
  • Prevent Falls From Heights

Observances:

Awareness Month: IDAM; Lung Cancer; Osteoporosis; Movember; Fall Prevention; Family Violence Prevention; Crohn's and Colitis; Pulmonary Hypertension

Days/Weeks:

Daylight Savings Time Ends: 6

National Pain Awareness Week: 6-12

World Immunization Day and International Accounting Day: 10

Remembrance Day: 11

World Pneumonia Day: 12

Fraud Awareness Week: 13-19

World Diabetes Day: 14

World Prematurity Day: 17

Antimicrobial Awareness Week: 18-24

National Enteropathic Arthritis Day, Women’s Entrepreneurship Day, and International Men’s Day: 19

Addictions Awareness Week: 20-26

16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence: 25 Nov-10 Dec

Digital Health Week: 29 Nov - 5 Dec