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How can I prevent injuries in my child during playtime?

The best way to prevent injuries in your child during playtime is to keep the play area safe. Do the following to help prevent injuries in your child:
  • Check all play grounds for glass or other hazards.
  • Teach your child safe play (water safety, helmet use, not running into the street).
  • Be aware when watching your child during playtime.

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