Playground Safety Self Inspection Checklist Mobile App
It is recommended that parks and recreation departments as well as schools use Playground Safety Self Inspection Checklist mobile app to complete periodic safety checks of outdoor play areas to reduce the potential for accidents and injuries.
How does it work?
Other ways to make the playground safe include speaking to the children about the rules of how to use the equipment; proper placement of equipment to allow traffic between the equipment; positioning the supervising staff for maximum supervision of all children, and staff attentiveness to what children are doing; designate play areas for different age groups or varied schedules for outdoor play times; and limiting the number of children in different areas. Keep in mind that not all play apparatus is manufactured with multiple children in mind or for various age groups.