Parents often worry about their children getting on a trampoline. Well, their worry is always justifiable. There is always a risk of injury when jumping on a 10 ft trampoline with enclosure. The impact may differ from fall to fall. Muscle strains, sprains and even serious head injuries can result from falling off a trampoline.
It will be difficult to deal with a child begging to have his friends jump on a trampoline all at once when the best response your fear can lead you to do is a big fat no. So give you a little courage, here are some safety tips you can carry for your family.
Always Have Safety Nets and Pads – You can never be too safe when it comes to children. Having this combo will avoid little fingers and toes from getting pinched by the springs and falling off the trampoline. Make the experience memorable and never traumatic.
Be on Level Ground – Make sure the surface your trampoline is at is flat and solid. Never place it on an inclined surface. That’s like having danger on your speed dial. Also, remove or trim the branches that overhang your trampoline if there are trees in your backyard. Continue reading