Daily Archives: December 27, 2013

High chair-related injuries on the rise

The Los Angeles Times reports that, according to a study published in the journal Clinical Pediatrics, the number of youngsters who visited the emergency department due to high chair-related injuries “increased 22% from 2003 to 2010.” A full 93% of such injuries resulted when the kids fell out of the high chairs, the study found. Most of the time, the children landed on wood or hard tile floors. Continue reading