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The Injury Prevention and Control Program's data staff, in conjunction with the Department's Injury Surveillance , participate in the ongoing collection, analysis, interpretation, and dissemination of data on injuries in Massachusetts. As part of this work, epidemiologists also work to evaluate, improve and expand the existing MA injury data infrastructure. The data generated are used to inform the development and evaluation of injury prevention programs and policies, and in the development of materials and reports, which are dissemination to injury prevention practitioners and the general public.

Examples of Mass. injury data sources include:

Injury Prevention and Control Program staff also conduct evaluations of focused injury prevention projects. For more information or to request data, please contact the Injury Prevention and Control Program at 617-624-5466.

Extensive injury data is also available through the Injury Surveillance and on MassCHIP.


This information is provided by the Injury Prevention and Control Program within the Department of Public Health.