Ken Kutska

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Kutska's Korner, A Commentary

Executive Director of the International Playground Safety Institute, LLC of Bend Oregon since retiring from Wheaton Parks District, IL as Director of Parks and Planning | Past president of the NRPA | Chair of the ASTM F15.29 Subcommittee for performance requirements for public play equipment | Member of IPEMA’s Voice of Play Advisory Board | Member of US Play Coalition Planning Committee | Co-founder of the National Playground Safety Institute | NRPA Certified Playground Safety Inspector course instructor | Clemson University’s Playground Maintenance Technician course instructor | Author of Playground Safety Is No Accident.

www.internationalplaygroundsafetyinstitute.com 

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On September 8, 2004, international playground safety consultant Monty L. Christiansen (today...
1 year 4 months ago
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By Kenneth S Kutska, CPSI, Executive Director International Playground Safety Institute, LLC In...
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By Kenneth S Kutska, CPSI, Executive Director International Playground Safety Institute, LLC April...
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Is lowering the Head Injury Criteria (HIC) to 700 the magic number to reduce severity and frequency...
1 year 6 months ago
Benefits of Risk vs Too Much Regulation vs Unintended Consequences - What is the magic number? Read...
1 year 8 months ago
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In Part 2 of Ken' Kutska's discussion of ASTM standards for playground safety, he explores the...
1 year 10 months ago
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Ken Kutska continues his discussion on the current debate surrounding the ASTM vote on lowering the...
2 years 2 weeks ago
This is Part 3 of 3 articles by Ken Kutska as he continues his discussion on the Hazard Based...
2 years 3 weeks ago
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It is somewhat of a delicate balancing act between providing enough safety requirements to keep...
2 years 1 month ago
Ken Kutska furthers the discussion with thoughts and examples of unintended use of playground...
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Ken Kutska explores the dilemma of new innovative playground equipment's lack of solid definitions...
2 years 4 months ago
EQUATION FOR ACCESS FOR ALL Barrier Free Accessible Design Requirements + Inclusive Design...
2 years 6 months ago
Accessibility, Inclusion, Universal Design, Access for All? What do we need to know when...

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