70% of Fractures in School-Aged Children are Caused by Playgrounds

70% of Fractures in School-Aged Children are Caused by Playgrounds

Posted by Kristine Champion on 29th Sep 2014

70%+ of fractures are caused by playgrounds, which makes playground injuries the leading cause of Emergency Room visits for school-aged children, ages 5-14.  

Whether you are a teacher, playground supervisor, parent, or caretaker, it's time to refresh yourself on back to school playground injury prevention tips and help prevent avoidable injuries on the school playground. 

Check out the CastCoverz! Blog for great information on Back to School Playground Injury Prevention Tips

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