Two safety aspects of public playground climbing equipment

N Z Med J. 1984 Jun 27;97(758):404-6.


The height of and surface under public playground climbing equipment in Dunedin were recorded. Twenty-eight percent of the equipment exceeded the maximum height specification of a British standard and the majority of equipment was mounted over non-impact absorbing surfaces.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Child
  • Equipment Safety
  • Humans
  • New Zealand
  • Play and Playthings*