Bleacher Safety: What Do We Look For? What Can We Do?

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Discusses safety issues surrounding aging bleacher systems, highlighting the following three primary safety considerations: space between seats and footboards; guardrails; and the structural provisions of the 1997 Uniform Building Code. Tips for bleacher accident prevention assessment and excerpts from federal and Minnesota legislation on bleacher standards are provided.
IEA Environmental Consultant
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