In action month for kids 2016 with themed "For the safety and accident and injury prevention for children", Minister of Labor, Invalids and Social Affair Dao Ngoc Dung and representative from the Vietnam Children Sponsoring Fund yesterday visited and gave gifts to families of kids whose are being treated in the Vietnam-Cuba friendship Hospital in Hanoi.
Over 2,000 students on September 19 partook in a campaign on traffic safety launched by Vietnam's National Traffic Safety Committee (NTSC), the Ministry of Education and Training, the Department of Traffic Police under the Ministry of Public Security, Asia Injury Prevention Foundation and Honda Company.
After failing to save a child from serious injury, Dr. Dinh Tan Phuong of the emergency ward of Ho Chi Minh City -based Pediatrics Hospital invented practical medical equipments and scientific initiatives in attempt to save life of children
A huge debris from the roof of Phan Dinh Phung Sports House in Ho Chi Minh City yesterday suddenly fell while an international badminton tournament was ongoing. Nobody was hurt.
A huge debris from the roof of the sports house suddenly fell on Sep. 2nd, 2014, luckily causing no injury.
Prevention of violence, injury and non-communicable tropical diseases were part of the discussions to determine a future direction at a meeting of representatives from 37 countries from the Western Pacific, organized by the World Health Organization (WHO) in Hanoi from September 24-28.
Two years ago, the Ministry of Education and Training had launched a swimming teaching project for primary schools all over the country after statistics showed that drowning was among the third leading causes of deaths caused by unintentional injury.
A survey conducted by the Asia Injury Prevention Foundation (AIP) and the Ministry of Education and Training in three big cities of Vietnam showed that fewer children wore helmets while riding motorbikes in Hanoi than in Ho Chi Minh City and Da Nang.