State law addresses safety and injury.
Code of Maryland Regulations 13A.04.18.01 Comprehensive Health Education Instructional Programs for grades Prekindergarten - 12.
G. Safety and Injury Prevention.
- (1) Students shall demonstrate the ability to apply prevention and intervention knowledge, skills, and processes to promote safe living in the home, school, and community.
- (2) Students shall complete instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation that includes hands-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation and the use of an automated external defibrillator.
Maryland Code 7-410 Safety Education Program
Each public school shall have a program of safety education that is organized and administered under the bylaws, rules, and regulations of the State Board.