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Trampoline parks are showing a jump in injuries

While the majority of trampoline-related injuries occur at home, those numbers didn't increase in recent years. However during that same time, injuries at trampoline parks increased (581 in 2010 to 6,932 in 2014) according to a study published by the journal of Pediatrics. Click here to view the full CNN article comparing different injuries and possible reasons behind the jump in injuries.

For information on how to keep the trampoline safe, check out the OrthoKids Trampoline and Bounce House Safety article.

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