Skateboarding is a popular sport and activity that is enjoyed by many young people. However, this activity can be a recipe for injuries. With skateboarding, fractures are a frequent type of injury. There are cases of concussion and brain damage. Deaths occur, due to falling off, and collisions with motor vehicles.
More than half of skateboarding injuries and falls are caused by riding on irregular surfaces. Wrist injuries are the most common and result in sprain and fractures. Experienced skaters suffer injuries that result from falling, rocks and riding on irregular surfaces. Read More