Snow Skiing and Snowboarding

In 2001, more than 17,500 children ages 5 to 14 were treated in hospital emergency rooms for snow skiing-related injuries, and nearly 22,600 were treated for snowboarding-related injuries.

With a few safety precautions, skiing and snowboarding are sports that even young children can enjoy. Parents should make sure children follow these suggested precautions:

Ski Safe