State law addresses safety and injury.
Health Education Grade 8
Identify preventive health measures to reduce or prevent injuries and other health problems.
Louisiana Administrative Code 28 CXV 337. Written Policies and Procedures
B. Each LEA shall have policies and procedures that address, but are not limited to, the following:
- instruction regarding cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillators in Health Education
Louisiana Revised Statutes 17: 275. Curriculum; breast self-examination and cervical cancer tests
All public junior and senior high schools shall provide instruction to all female students in the proper procedure for breast self-examination and the need for an annual Pap test for cervical cancer. Such instruction may be provided in the context of courses in the study of health, physical education, or such other appropriate curriculum or instruction period as may be determined by the respective local school boards.