The question for each person to settle is not what he would do if he had means, time, influence and educational advantages; the question is what he will do with the things he has. The moment a person ceases to…Read more ›
Keeping kids safe is every parent’s primary goal, but is there such a thing as being too safe? On the surface, the idea of eliminating all potential risks from a playground seems to be a good one. In the eyes of many parents, a risk-free playground is an ideal proposition. The findings of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission seem to support the concept, reporting that an average of 12 kids die and another 200,000 are injured in playground incidents each year.