Backpack/Handbags

Children

Pack it Light. Wear it Right. provides educators, parents and students with information and tips to prevent backpack-related injury. With these materials, we aim to help parents and students choose, pack, lift and safely carry their heavy backpacks on a daily basis. All backpack materials are available, free of charge, to schools. Contact the OCA or click on any of the files to view or download your copy of informative materials. View materials >>

 

Adults

Pack it Light, Wear it Right – on the go. Building upon the success of the Pack it Light, Wear it Right backpack public education program for children, Pack it Light, Wear it Right – on the go aims to educate adults about the risks associated with toting over-stuffed and incorrectly packed bags. View materials >>