Children and Falls

Falls are the leading cause of non-fatal unintentional injury for children. In Minnesota, falls are the number one reason children ages 1 -14 land in the hospital and the leading cause of emergency department visits for ages 1 - 9.

"Children and Falls" fact sheet (national statistics)
Fall-Related Injuries brochure (Children's Hospital of Philadelphia)
LookOut for Kids - Window Safety (Andersen Windows)
Prevent Falls brochure (Safe Kids Worldwide)