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    Playground Safety
    Checking the Safety of Public Playgrounds
    Checking the Safety of Public Playgrounds Public playgrounds can provide more variety and challenge than your backyard version, but you also have less control over safety there. When you spot something dangerous, you can do two things: Make tha...
  • Kids
    Playground Safety
    Public Playground Safety Checklist
    Public Playground Safety ChecklistUse this simple checklist to help make sure your local community or school playground is a safe place to play.1. Make sure surfaces around playground equipment have at least 12 inches of wood chips, mulch, sand, ...
    U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
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    Playground Safety
    Questioning Playground Safety
    Every year over 200,000 children visit U.S. emergency rooms for injuries sustained on playgrounds. Schools need to address this problem. ...