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Ellsworth Playground Safety Plan

Ellsworth Playground Safety Plan

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Program Plans
 
Advanced Health, Safety and Security
PLAN REVIEW
Reviewer Date
Brian Parrie 10/17/2011
PLAYGROUND
 
SAFETY
 
PLAN
 
PURPOSE
The following plan has been developed as a guide for the implementation of andcompliance with ASTM F1487 Standard Consumer Safety Performance Specification forPlayground Equipment for Public Use. The American Society for Testing and Materials(ASTM) published its playground safety standard in response to playground injuriesreported by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. The standard is intendedto reduce the potential for injuries in playground areas. The plan is to providewritten guidelines for an effective playground safety program and to increase thesafety for children using the playground at Ellsworth Public Schools.
GOALS
1.
 
Reduce playground area safety hazards.2.
 
Provide checklists and training for staff to perform routine safety inspections.3.
 
Increase the protection of individuals using the playground facilities.4.
 
Maintain appropriate
 
documents of training, inspections, and accidents.
POLICY
It is the goal of the district to provide and maintain safer parks and facilities for thepublic. In order to meet this goal, the district has developed standard operatingprocedures to help maintain their facilities and protect the users. These procedureswill not eliminate risk, but will make all attempts to reduce hazards and injuries.District personnel will follow the following guidelines:1.
 
Manufacturers’ specifications shall be followed when installing all equipment.
 2.
 
The district shall provide adequate resources for maintenance, repairs, andinspections.3.
 
Inspections, repairs, and maintenance done by trained employees shall bedocumented and in accordance with current standards.4.
 
All accidents shall be documented and retained for future reference.

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