Home Trampolines Responsible For 1 Million ER Visits

American VoicesOpinion ISSUE 50•19 May 12, 2014

A new study has found that between 2002 and 2011, accidents involving backyard trampolines resulted in more than 1 million trips to the emergency room to treat bone fractures and other injuries. What do you think?

  • “Sounds like a problem that can be solved with four or five surrounding trampolines.”

    Simon Odell –
    Pulpwood Cutter

  • “I don’t blame the trampoline. My 8-year-old went into this with his eyes open.”

    Celeste Thorne –
    Home Lighting Advisor

  • “Christ, am I the only goddamn person in this country who knows how to use a fucking trampoline?”

    Caleb Haley –
    Compliance Officer