Children and TV Injuries - WJBF-TV ABC 6 Augusta-Aiken

Children and TV Injuries

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The number of kids being hurt by falling televisions is on the rise.

Researchers looked at emergency department data from 1990 and 2011.

They found that more than 12-thousand kids were hurt by falling t-vs in 2011.

That's up 126 percent from 1990.

The study found that most of the children who went to the hospital with t-v-related injuries were under the age of five.

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