Imagine this. You’re on vacation. You’re with family or you’re alone. The decision is simple: the beach or the mountains. The sun and the sand and the water call to you. You decide to go to the beach. You’re there, ready to have a good time, and suddenly…you’re injured. A trip to urgent care is necessary. Your trip, which was supposed to be fun, has become unfortunate.
While this may seem like an occurrence that happens rarely, beach and beach-related accidents happen more often than you’ll think. And while many of them seem preventable if the necessary precautions are taken, a more sizable percentage of American than you may think get sidelined by them–and have a trip to the urgent care.
Here are three injuries sustained at the beach.
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