Published 6/6/2022

Keep Your Bones and Joints Safe This Summer

ROSEMONT, Ill. (June 6, 2022)—When the weather warms up and the vacation season starts, you might want to dive right into all of your summer plans. However, summer activities come with risks for injuries if you’re not prepared. The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) reminds you to review the basics of summer safety before heading out. 

To schedule an interview with an orthopaedic surgeon to learn more about common musculoskeletal injuries resulting from summer activities, email For more information about injury prevention and treatment, visit

Contact AAOS Media Relations 

Deanna Killackey 


Lauren Riley