Experts Warn About Children Jumping on Trampolines

By: CBS
By: CBS

The American Academy of Pediatrics is once again telling parents not to let their kids jump on backyard trampolines.

A report shows there were 98-thousand trampoline related injuries in one year - with kids under five at the greatest risk for serious injury like fractures or dislocations .

The Academy says there's no evidence newer trampolines that use netting and padding reduce injuries.


You must be logged in to post comments.

Username:
Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:
WTVY-TV 285 N Foster Street Dothan, AL 36303 334-792-3195
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 170933121 - wtvy.com/a?a=170933121
Gray Television, Inc.