Fun fun fun!!! To play on trampolines for adults and children are lot more fun but in the same time if its not used properly they can be dangerous. You should consider few safety precautions if your adding a trampoline in your backyard. In US, roughly around 3% of all homes in America have own a trampoline on their property. But, unfortunately numerous injuries have taken places due to these trampolines. This would be the disadvantage of trampoline. We see many households people who nearly use it daily, who have never had a hit a injury and have owned a trampoline for many years.
Reinforcement of Trampolines
In the recent years trampoline manufacturers have made much improvements in their product as result of safety. These are small, in the form of affordable net like system, with round units padded which covers the springs which help the avoid injuries to the user. Many people in their homes have overseen the trampoline activity, found some basic instructions for its safety install and its use. Many health benefits are associated with trampolines. In the modifications of televisions and video games, a trampoline provide the chance to play in sunshine, encourages small kids play together, and involved in exercise for muscle building. And even for many years of use its appeal does not look to go down.
Precautions are Better with Trampoline
- Make sure if springs are attached well to mat and to the rim and the safety of the equipment. Before anyone jump on the trampolines check for the signs of wearing it.
- Always try to keep the trampoline in a location where its safe enough and away from stool, ladders and chairs. Check that the trampoline is not placed close to playground equipment, buildings, power lines, swimming pools, trees or wires.
- Children when jumping on the trampoline must be supervised. It is must to have at least one spotters when children and adults are on trampoline, and also if something breaks down.
- It is not safe to play or to jump at night on the trampoline because you can hardly see anything and there are chances of mistake your jump. Even the rain, fog, and dusk are very dangerous are for the same reason. And only single person must be at the trampoline at a time.
You should look for trampoline exclusion in your policy. Normally any injuries caused by the trampolines are not covered in your policy. So please make sure that you are covered in your policy when you buy an trampoline.