Last week I hosted a national webcast on Best Practices with Bleacher Safety. The Hussey Seating Company of Maine made an excellent presentation on the importance of preventative maintenance and what to look for when inspecting bleachers. You can view the presentation and download the PPT along with other materials at the www.k12masters.com website.
In my mind, we need to take a holistic approach to safety. What I mean to say is that we should be inspecting the entire gymnasium area in the light of safety. This includes among many other items fire extinguishers, egress, traffic flow, team seating, public address system, and storage areas.
I would like to know what you do in your district to manage bleacher safety and the safety of the entire gymnasium area …
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