Fall is finally here and the weather is just starting to cool down! What
does this mean? It means people can enjoy outdoor activities once again.
For people with children, the local park is a great place to take the
whole family. Parents can enjoy a nice picnic and while their children
play with friends on the playground.
If you choose to visit the local park, we suggest you inspect the playground
equipment before letting your children explore the area. Doing so can
help prevent unnecessary and severe injuries.
Many of the factors listed below contribute to playground injuries every
year and are caused by poor design and lack of maintenance.
- Significantly weakened equipment
- Unfastened bolts or screws
- Sharp edges
- Protruding nails and screws
- Slippery surfaces
- Frailed ropes
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention states that these dangers
result in countless injuries every year and leave almost 200,000 children
under the age of 14 in need of emergency room care.
Common Playground Injuries
While many playground injuries are minor in nature, others can be significantly
Some of the most common injuries to occur on playgrounds include:
- Broken bones
- Dislocated bones
- Concussions / head injuries
- Internal injuries
- Fractured bones
Was Your Child Injured on the Playground?
If your child suffered harm caused by playground equipment that was poorly
a Los Angeles personal injury lawyer from Biren Law Group today. We can assess your child’s injuries
and determine if you are eligible to receive compensation for the medical
expenses, physical pain, and / or emotional distresses that resulted from
For a free consultation,
get in touch with one of our Los Angeles personal injury attorneys at the Biren Law