Is it a reasonable expectation of parents that our children are safe when playing on a playground? Safety standards, especially those related to playground safety surfaces, play a huge role in answering this question. But are the safety standards really safe? It could be argued that they currently are not.
The Trampoline Park is an indoor recreational facility that allows both adults and children to participate in a multitude of activities such as: wall to wall trampolines, dodge ball, foam pits, fitness events, camps, and gymnastic/cheer practices for a fee. Trampoline parks have opened in almost every state and examples of injuries and lawsuits are starting to surface.
Attention Playground Owner/Operators! Revisions in industry standards require updating your existing playground management safety program. International Playground Safety Institute, LLC (IPSI) is offering a new and improved 5th Edition, including a new upgraded interactive CD of the forms and worksheets as described within the book.