Standard Guide for ASTM Standards on Playground Surfacing
|Publication Date:||10 January 2003|
|ICS Code (Sports facilities):||97.220.10|
This guide references standards for selecting and specifying surface systems under and around playground equipment.
This guide describes how to apply existing ASTM standards to evaluate the impact attenuation, accessibility characteristics and product characteristics when selecting surfacing systems for use under and around playground equipment.
This guide does not imply that an injury cannot be incurred when the surface system complies with standards referred to in this guide.
The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The SI units given in parentheses are for information only.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory requirements prior to use.