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Position Statements and Submissions

Injury Matters works to influence agencies and decision-makers that injury prevention and the support of recovery is a priority. Some of our advocacy activities include position statements, submissions and letters. Injury Matters utilises the available evidence to inform our position statements, programs and services for improved public health in Western Australia.

View some of our latest work below:

Position Statements

Road Trauma in Western Australia Position Paper (2021)

ACNC Health Promotion Charities Definition Position Statement (2021)

Injury Matters WA State Election Priorities (2021)

Firearm-related injuries in Western Australia Position Paper (2021)

Statement to the Final Report of the Select Committee on Personal Choice and Community Safety (2020)

Falls in Older Adults in Western Australia Position Paper (2020)


WA Mental Health & AoD Services Plan 2015-2025 (2019)

National Road Safety Strategy Inquiry 2011-2020 (2018)

Sustainable Health Review (2018)

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