Unintentional pedestrian injuries are the fifth leading cause of injury-related death in the United States for children ages 5 to 19. Teenagers are now at greatest risk. Teens have a death rate twice that of younger children and account for half of all child pedestrian deaths.
With active supervision and some basic safety tips, every day at the playground can be a walk in the park.
Whether your kids are walking to school or a friend's house or playing at the park, here are a few simple tips to make sure they get there safely.