Play and sports safety

Kids playing soccer

Playground falls are the leading cause of injury in children ages 5 to 9 years. One in three children who plays a team sport is injured seriously enough to miss practice or games. Following are resources to keep kids of all ages safe at play.

Playground safety fact sheet | En Español

Sports safety tips


Children’s Wisconsin Sports Medicine Program

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