Roger and Ann Simpson are parents of twin 15-year-old daughters and a 13-year-old son. They read the newspapers and see on the news all the terrible things that can happen to children as a result of involvement in gangs. They want to protect their children from harm, but don’t know what to do.
Your task is to write paper to address the following
What are the greatest risks of injury for these children?
How can the Simpson parents rationally assess the risk to their children?
What sources of data should they use?
What are the most reasonable and effective steps that these parents can take to help protect their children?