Trampoline Safety

Safety around trampolines is more important than most people think. The forces involved in trampolining are high, even in low bouncing, and if something goes wrong it's not difficult to end up with broken bones or nerve damage - even for people who are very confident in their ability to move and co-ordinate themselves.

The guidelines below are also available as a trampoline safety pdf.

Safety Guidelines for Trampolines

Note: Although we have covered all the points we could think of, there may be some which have not made it onto this list. Also, these safety points are listed in no particular order of importance.