Trampoline Safety

Bouncing on a trampoline can be fun, provide great exercise and a way to burn off that never ending energy kids seem to have, but there are major dangers involved.  In fact, as cited in the following article from Oatley Vigmond, a Consumer Product Safety Review report found that there were nearly 110,000 American trampoline related injuries suffered in the year 2006 alone.  So how do you prevent these injuries?  The American Academy of Pediatrics suggests simply not to own, or allow your children to bounce on at home trampolines.  Read more in the following from Shane Henry of Oatley Vigmond and tell us what you think.

Oatley Vigmond:  Trampolines:  How Bouncing Can Become Dangerous