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Soft landing for backyard favourite

Trampolines with no springs or hard edges are much safer for children, a team of researchers has found

Non-traditional soft-edge trampoline design can reduce injuries by 30 to 80 per cent, according to a new study led by play equipment safety expert Associate Professor David Eager at the University of Technology, Sydney.

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