Michigan Playground Injury Lawyer
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Childhood Playground Injuries
Strangulation is the cause of most playground deaths, and falls account for 80 percent of the 220,000 injuries on playgrounds in the United States per year. A survey of Michigan playgrounds found 88 percent of playgrounds lacked adequate surface protection – less than the recommended nine inches of loose fill or wood chips– and 65 percent of playgrounds had slides and climbers higher than the recommended maximum of six feet. To be safe, avoid play areas built on hard grass or asphalt, and look for hazards where clothing can get caught and strangle a child.
If you believe your child or love one may be a victim of a playground injury, in certain cases you may be entitled to a settlement or financial compensation. Let us help you through this dark time in your child’s or loved one’s life, because as parents ourselves we know how tragic injuries to children can be for the entire family. Our Michigan attorneys have the experience to handle playground injury cases, and will fight for you to get the justice you deserve. There is no charge or legal fees for our lawyers to investigate childhood injuries unless and until we win money for you. Remember, at
Goodwin & Scieszka our lawyers fight for you.