Tag: "trampoline" at medical news
Higher Rates of Trampoline Injuries
...ro Childrens Hospital. There were 1.2 million new trampoline
sales in 2004, indicating that parents continue to purchase this as a form of fun and exercise for children. We urge parents not to purchase this equipment for their children based upon the dangers they pose and the injuries that have been documented...
Garden Trampoline can Pose Great Risk to Kids: Study
Jumping on a garden trampoline
is a fun form of exercise and play but can pose a ...rampoline, ensuring that the landing area near the trampoline
was soft and preventing too many children from jumping at same time. The results were on par with ...
New Zealand Doctors for Restricting Trampoline Sales
...ospital, Auckland, have called for restrictions on trampoline
sales because of the rising number of children bei... last month following an increase in pre-Christmas trampoline
sales, compared with 11 injuries in January 2006. The hospital blamed backyard trampoline
Be cautious while on the Trampoline
...nd" in the number of childhood fractures linked to trampoline
use in the home. The Royal Berkshire in Reading ... by them are :- 1. Only allowing one person on a trampoline
at one time. 2. Children should be supervised 3. Exposed metalwork should be padded 4. Somer...