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

Web Abstract: 
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.
Journal: 
IEA Environmental Consultant
Publication Date: 
03/31/1999
Page Numbers: 
1, 2
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