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How do wrist guards help with preventing injury when roller-skating?

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Roller skating is safe as long as safety precautions are taken and common sense is utilised. Roller skating gets a bad rep from people, but even a sport like football which many are okay with their kids playing can cause serious damage to their kids. So why does roller skating alone get such heat? Probably because of how it is seen in pop-culture; pop-culture portrays roller skaters as people with a lower sense of regard for safety and as adrenaline junkies. If roller skating was performed under supervision along with the person using all the safety gear, there should be nothing to worry about. Also, those YouTube hits aren't worth getting your bones broken. To learn more visit Thrill Appeal website.

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It has been proved that wearing wrist guards can reduce the number of wrist injuries by 87 percent. I think all the safety accessories are must. Safety also depends upon the quality of skate you are using. I prefer to buy roller skates online, as there are many websites available which avail the best of them at an affordable price.

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Wrist guards do indeed protect the wrist during relatively low-energy falls by 'load-sharing' with the wrists and arm bones and by absorbing impact energy

Posted on Jan 17, 2013

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    Chris Carter Jr. May 06, 2015

    It helps by protecting your wrist-bone and your forearm from large amounts of weight on impact. If you don't fall completely flat onto the ground then while skating you could fall and it could help you slide instead of just hitting the ground

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