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Falling TV Deaths Increase over 100 Percent from 1990

By: CNN
By: CNN

More children are being injured by falling televisions.

According to a new study in the Journal of Pediatrics, more than 12,000 kids were hurt by falling TV’s in 2011. That is up 126% from 1990.
The study found that most children who went to the hospital with TV related injuries were less than 5-years-old.

Researchers say anchoring your TV can prevent it from falling on your child.


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