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Playgrounds and Outdoor Areas

It is important that systems are in place to minimise the risk of injuries associated with playground equipment, sporting equipment and the surrounding physical environment. For example:

Departmental procedures and guidelines


Playground equipment should be thoroughly checked at least twice per year with regular visual checks being undertaken throughout the year.

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