The National Burn Awareness Week, and the American Burn Association is leading with a 2023 theme of “Hot Liquids Burn Like Fire.”
The American Burn Association is an organization dedicated to improving the lives of everyone affected by burn injury. The organization and its members dedicate their efforts and resources to promoting and supporting burn-related research, education, care, rehabilitation, and prevention. The ABA has more than 2,000 members in the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia and Latin America. Members include physicians, nurses, occupational and physical therapists, researchers, social workers, fire fighters, and hospitals with burn centers. National Burn Awareness Week is a window of opportunity for organizations to mobilize burn, fire, and life safety educators to unite in sharing a common burn awareness and prevention message in our communities.
Visit the American Burn Association web site to be aware of burns and prevention. Click here for their resources about preventing burns.