Protecting Children with Proper Playground Safety
According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, more than 200,000 children are treated in U.S. hospital emergency rooms each year for injuries associated with playground equipment. Most injuries occur when children fall from the equipment onto the ground. Playground Turf offers superior playground safety.
Playground Surfacing and Proper safety fall protection is crucial to keeping children safe. So, what can parents do to help? When arriving at a playground, parents should:
- Check to make sure the child doesn’t have strings on clothing or necklaces that could cause accidental strangulation on play equipment.
- Survey the play equipment, making sure it is age appropriate and safe.
- Be sure the play area is covered with a playground surfacing, like Playground Turf.
Contact us today to learn more about how our playground surfacing can enhance your home, school or daycare’s playground safety, 513-831-0060.