The most common (and often most serious) injury sustained with a bike, on in-line skates, scooters or while skateboarding, is a head injury. In this article, you'll find safety tips for kids and adults who like the bike, skate or scoot.
Everyone should have a well-stocked first-aid kit at home, in the car and in the workplace. You also may want to stock a portable kit (a box or small bag) that can be taken to the site of an emergency.
The biggest threats to safety are close to home. According to the National Safety Council, motor vehicle crashes, falls, accidental poisoning, drowning and choking are the leading causes of unintentional death in the United States. Don't overlook some of the easiest ways to keep your family safe.
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