Summer is a great time to head outdoors and enjoy the sunshine. Unfortunately, it’s also a season for increased injuries and ER visits. According to the National Safety Council, three people die and 847 people are injured from preventable injuries every 10 minutes. That’s about the amount of time it takes to walk your dog or sweep your front porch.
With the warmer weather encouraging people to be more active outside, this is a great time to use your website and social media channels to educate patients about common summer injuries. Check out these six common summer injuries and how to prevent them.
Want a fun way to share useful information with your patients? Try using infographics like the one above! To learn more about how you can use infographics to inform and educate patients, check out Infographic Superpowers – Why Infographics Are A Great Way to Educate Patients.