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Playground Surface Plays a Role in Kids' Injuries [Digg]

Posted Dec 17 2009 7:01am
The chances that a child will break an arm in a fall are much lower on playgrounds with granite sand surfaces than on those with wood fiber surfaces, new research has found.Researchers at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto looked at 19 schools that had playground surfaces of either granite sand or engineered wood fiber.
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