BakS, Susan P. Baker Collection in the Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives of the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions


[Box 039] The Injury Fact Book Revision Files. — 1967; 1976; 1978; 1983-1992; undated.;1990-1991. — 1 box
Creator: Baker, Susan
These materials were gathered by Baker in the process of revising The Injury Fact Book for a second edition that was published in 1992. They contain data on aviation crashes; tables and figures on a wide variety of injury and death related information; occupational injury files; & sports injury files.
There are materials pertaining to the Sports Injuries Chapter, organized topically by sport, that include journal articles, papers, and reports (submission to the Maryland Injury Prevention Advisory Committee Contribution to the Subcommittee on Sports and Recreational Injuries Report & MMWR). Dates: 1967; 1976; 1978; 1985-1989

[Folder 039/001 - 039/003] Part 135 -- Airplane Accident Tables, circa 1983-1988. — 1983; 1987-1988; 1991 (bulk). — 3 folders

[Folder 039/004 - 039/009] Tables -- Airplane Crashes, circa 1983-1988. — 1990-1991. — 6 folders
Materials consist of annotated printouts of tables on airplane crashes sorted by different variables (such as airport, crash category, operator, scheduled and nonscheduled flights, etc.) for the years 1983-1988.

[Folder 039/010 - 039/013] Listings -- Airplane Crashes, circa 1983-1988. — 1991-1992. — 4 folders
This is the same type of information as “Tables.” Baker used two different titles for these sets of data.

[Folder 039/014 - 039/017] Figures, circa 1979-1988. — 1990. — 4 folders
Figures are on a wide range of injury-related information, including death rates. Many figures have edits and include graphs, maps, pie charts, tables-several from the Injury Fact Book, & lists of figures ordered by chapter, as well as some correspondence.

[Folder 039/018 ] NHTSA -- Child and Adolescent Emergency Department Visit Databook. — 1997-1998. — 1 bound volume

[Folder 039/019 ] NAPHP -- Figures. — undated. — 1 folder
This is Baker’s label. She does not specify what the acronym stands for, it could be the National Association for Public Health Policy(?).

[Folder 039/020] Tables . — undated. — 1 folder
Materials include primarily edited lists of tables by book chapter as well as a few tables, including from The Injury Fact Book.

[Folder 039/021 - 039/026] Occupational Injury. — 1967; 1976; 1978; 1985-1989. — 6 folders
Materials include journal articles, correspondence, data, bibliography, notes, a chapter draft, and reports as listed below.
Articles from journals (copies) and papers are on the topics of: homicide while at work; sudden death at work; fatal injuries (including among children); various occupational injuries; occupational accidents involving children; occupational accidents involving equipment; occupational injuries of women; worker’s compensation and OSHA’s effects on worker’s injury; alcohol & drugs and work related injuries; surveillance in Occupational health and safety 1976; 1982-1985; 1987-1990.
Correspondence with Baker pertain to revision of The Injury Fact Book, 1989-1990; two letters, with staff from the CDC & NIOSH, on collaboration on a paper examining differences among states in occupational injury death rates, 1990.
Data include annotated copies of graphs and tables, including NTOF (National Traumatic Occupational Fatality) data from the CDC, on the causes & types of occupational injury, illness, & death (ordered by various factors, such as by age, sex, occupation, region, industry, incident type-e.g., motor vehicle incident by year, etc.) for the years 1980-1987.
There are also annotated bibliography and printouts of search results for injury statistics searches; an annotated draft of chapter 9, “Occupational Injury,” 1990; notes; and reports, including CDC’s National Traumatic Occupational Fatalities, 1980-1985 (1989), and MMWR, 1985, 1989. Dates: 1976; 1982-1985; 1987-1990; undated.

[Folder 039/027] Sports Injuries Chapter - ATV's [All-Terrain Vehicle]. — 1986; 1988-1989. — 1 folder

[Folder 039/028] Sports Injuries Chapter - Baseball. — 1988-1989. — 1 folder

[Folder 039/029] Sports Injuries Chapter - Boxing. — 1985-1987; 1989. — 1 folder

[Folder 039/030] Sports Injuries Chapter - Football. — 1967; 1978; circa 1986-1988. — 1 folder

[Folder 039/031] Sports Injuries Chapter - Tennis, Raquetball, and Squash. — 1988. — 1 folder

[Folder 039/032] Sports Injuries Chapter - Swimming. — 1988. — 1 folder

[Folder 039/033] Sports Injuries Chapter - Drug Use. — 1986. — 1 folder

[Folder 039/034] Sports Injuries Chapter - Legislative Testimony. — 1976; 1986. — 1 folder