Organizer: Public School 18

Date: March 22nd 2019

Address: 86-35 235th Court, Queens Village, NY 11427

Number of Attendees: 350

Participants: Students Grades 3 – 5


As a member of the Queens Safe Kids Coalition, Jamaica Hospital Medical Center’s injury prevention coordinator, Alex Ariza, was involved in organizing the Winter Safety Workshop with Joan Bush of Northwell Health. 

This assembly style presentation covered topics ranging from recreational safety for winter sports as well as pedestrian safety.

To learn more about Jamaica Hospital’s pedestrian safety initiatives for children contact our injury prevention coordinator, Alex Ariza, at 718.206.7168 or emailing