Surfaces

There are various options for surfacing a playground, recreation area, field, or track. You can choose from loose-fill material, rubber tiles, poured-in-place rubber, artificial turf, or any combination. Falls to the ground are a major cause of injury on the playground and in sports. Find out how to prevent these life-threatening injuries and comply with regulations.

Jun 24, 2018 - 14:21
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Some schools and parks are replacing rubber mulch made from recycled tires.
Jun 24, 2018 - 14:00
Here are some important things to know about options for the surface of your playground.
Mar 6, 2018 - 13:28
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Rubber mulch from recycled tires is a popular surface for playgrounds. While it has benefits, it...
Jul 10, 2017 - 09:45
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You probably already know that poured-in-place (PIP) rubber surfacing is the most popular...
Jun 20, 2017 - 14:28
Impact attenuation for playground surfacing in North America gets its start through the work of the...
May 2, 2017 - 23:09
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My name is Larry R. and I’m an accountant blessed with two children, two sons who are autistic, or...
Apr 11, 2017 - 18:33
After the concept and budgeting phase , you’ll want to think about safety surfacing, shelters...
Jan 17, 2017 - 15:01
Use artificial grass to create dedicated gaming and playing areas so that you can keep everyone...
Oct 4, 2016 - 16:38
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Unyielding compliance with the requirements and procedures detailed in ASTM F1292-13 is essential...

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