Trampolines are risky

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1. Increasing injuries

1.1. The injuries are increasing rapidly. There has been 95,000 trampoline injuries inn 2012 alone. There has been more than 1,000,000 ER visits between 2001 and 2011. From just 2010 to 2014 the injury rate rose by 6,300 in trampoline parks. 75 % percent of trampolines have nets, but they do not always help.

1.1.1. One out of 10 to 11 injuries cause permanent brain damage.

2. Cost a lot of money

2.1. Trampoline injuries cost more than 1,000,000,000 dollars in ER visits.

2.1.1. You have to pay for your inspector to see if your trampoline is safe.

2.1.2. Trampolines cost from 300 dollars to 1000 dollars.

2.1.3. "This is not a toy. It's a piece of equipment," says Dr. Michele.(Justin O'niell) Trampolines were made in the 1930's for acrobats. (O'neill, Justin. "Are Home Trampolines Safe?" Paediatrics and Child Health (2007): n. pag. Scholastic Scope. Justin O'neill, 2013. Web. 28 Mar. 2017. <>.)

3. Trampolines are not toys

4. Trampolines have safety nets.