Dr Anthea Rhodes, Director of the RCH National Child Health Poll, shares a snapshot of the findings from the latest poll.
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Parents disregarding safety guidelines when it come to trampoline use
One in six kids who use trampolines have sustained an injury, but only one in two parents know the first aid required
Three key tips for safe trampoline use
Over 40 per cent of parents don’t know first aid for a drowning child. CPR could save a child’s life.
One in six kids don’t always wear a helmet on bikes, and almost half don’t on skateboards and scooters