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Is Your Playground Safe?

Meagan Francis  shares some tips to help you as you inspect your neighborhood or school playground for safety.

She writes:

According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), each year more than 200,000 children visit hospital emergency rooms with injuries sustained while playing on playground equipment. For early childhood educators, the message is clear: If you haven’t thought about the safety of your playground structures, now’s the time to start. Read more about the guidelines here!