Back to school injury statistics and safety tips

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Subject: Back to school injury statistics and safety tips

  • School Buses–While school buses are one of the safest ways to travel, an estimated 5,000 children are injured each year in school bus related accidents.
  • Playgrounds–Playground injury is the most common school-related injury among children ages 5-14; about 80 percent of the most severe injuries are falls.
  • Sports–Sports injuries can be serious; almost 75 percent of all school-related spinal cord injuries occur during sports.