Prevention-Initiatives AAP.org > About the AAP > Committees, Councils and Sections > Section on Child Death Review and Prevention > Prevention Initiatives Child Death Review and PreventionAboutExecutive CommitteeAbout the SectionPrevention InitiativesSafe SleepChild Abuse PreventionMotor Vehicle SafetyWater SafetySuicide PreventionGun ViolenceSafe Sleep Child Abuse Prevention Motor Vehicle Safety Water Safety Suicide Prevention Gun Violence EducationNCEWebinarsMOC Part IVTeam ToolboxCDR Team ReportsPlanning a New Child Death Review TeamState Program ToolsCDR Data Publications Section on Child Death Review and Prevention Prevention Initiatives AAP prevention initiatives often align and support child death and fetal infant mortality review team recommendations. Safe Sleep Resources for pediatricians and parents on safe sleeping. Child Abuse Prevention Child maltreatment is a preventable problem and pediatricians have a role in its prevention. Motor Vehicle Safety Motor vehicle crashes continue to be the leading cause of death of children 4 years and older. Water Safety Drowning is a leading cause of injury-related death in children. Suicide Prevention Suicide is the third leading cause of death for 15- to 24- year olds. Gun Violence Information on reducing the destructive effects of guns in the lives of children, adolescents and young adults.