Tips to preventing playground injury

Each year there are about 200k playground injures, some of them serious, so what can be done to keep our children safe while on the playground?

Dunkin’ Donuts brought us Dr. Dina Morrissey, from the Injury Prevention Center at RI Hospital, to give some tips on playground injury prevention.

Follow the SAFE model:

S – supervise/survey
A– age appropriate
F – falls (appropriate surface)
E – equipment (good working order, safe, age appropriate)

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