Friday, May 22nd at 10 a.m.
Summer is a time for fun; but all too often, it is also a time for accidental injuries. - but for many, it can also lead to accidental injuries. The most common injuries relate to burns, heat-related illness, lawn mower, bicycle and ATV accidents, mishaps with campfires, grills or fireworks, near-drownings. Injury prevention experts at OU Medicine say proper precautions can help you skip the trip to the emergency room this summer. Here are some tips:
Avoid Overheating in Cars
Pool, River & Lake Safety
Protect Against Lawnmower & ATV injuries
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