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Label Requirements on Play Equipment and Structures. You may experience issues viewing this site in Internet Explorer 9, 10 or It is intended to apply to play equipment that is used in places of public assembly, including early care and education facilities, parks, or playgrounds.
Exemptions from Use Zone Requirements. Link to Active This link will always route to the current Active version of the standard. Please first log in with a verified email before subscribing to alerts. Need more than one copy? Please download Chrome or Firefox or view our browser tips. Please first awtm your email before subscribing to alerts. We have no amendments or corrections for this standard. General Use Zone Requirements.
Our staff members are experts in playground safety, athletic field testing, bleacher inspections, master plans, feasibility studies and program astj. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. Fractures, sprains, and strains were the second most often reported injuries 30 percent.
Placement of Play Equipment.
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These tolerances still apply to a dimension even when terms like greater than, less than, minimum, or maximum are used. Due to this shortage of correct user age months equipment, equipment for year old children was purchased and installed at early childhood facilities throughout the country. PlaySafe, LLC conducts audits at many of these playgrounds, and we have found that it is common for the areas to be designed for children older than the intended users. It is intended to apply to play equipment that is used in places of public assembly, including early care and education facilities, parks, or playgrounds.
Subscription pricing is determined by: This handbook is intended as guidance for playgrounds in public areas, parks, and commercial child care facilities. Handrails and Other Means of Hand Support. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.
ASTM F2373 – 11(2017)
It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior f3273 use. Mechanical and Physical Properties U. Exemptions from Use Zone Requirements. Crush and Shear Points. Work Item s – proposed revisions of this standard.
Playground Equipment for Children Under 2 Years of Age |
Each section of the Handbook describes the different requirements for each age group. The following are some examples of the differences:. Lacerations, contusions, and abrasions were the most commonly reported injuries 52 percent.
Past CPSC staff involvement includes providing injury data for children less than 2 years of age and information on protective surfacing under and around equipment.
This website is best viewed with browser version of up to Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 or Firefox 3. Where appropriate, distinctions will be made between indoor and outdoor settings where there is supervision for example, a play area that is part of an early care and education facilityand settings with unlimited access for example, public playgrounds and parks. Standards Subscriptions from ANSI provides a money-saving, multi-user solution for accessing standards.
As with playground equipment designed for older children, hazards associated with playground equipment for children under 2 include openings that have the potential for head entrapment; strangulation hazards and other design features related to user age; as well as layout of equipment; installation and maintenance procedures; and general hazards presented by protrusions, sharp edges, and pinch points. Toxic or Hazardous Substances. Platforms and Similar Surfaces.
This standard is not included in any packages. The main purpose for the development of ASTM F was to address age appropriate equipment, playground layouts, safety surfacing requirements, and equipment performance unique to child care facilities.
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Requirements for Access and Egress. Link to Active This link will always route to the current Active version of the standard. These notes and footnotes excluding those in tables and figures shall not be considered as requirements of the specification.
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