This Woman Became A Quadriplegic Instantly After A Hammock Accident

Hammocks have always been a popular way to relax in the summer. However, people take for granted the dangers of hammocks, especially ones that aren’t properly secured.

Kendra Muller knows this first hand, as she was a victim of a hammock accident that left her quadriplegic. She’s had to learn how to speak and breath all over again after the accident. It all happened when she set up a hammock at this location:

Hammock leaves woman quadriplegic

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Expert Derek Hansen, who sleeps in a hammock every night and runs the website The Ultimate Hang, provided some of his top tips to Inside Edition.

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