ASTM F1148 Standard – Consumer Safety Performance Specification for Home Playground Equipment
Standard Consumer Safety Performance Specification for Home Playground Equipment
Below is a brief introduction on the industry standard home playground equipment. If you wonder what should I know before importing Action’s swing set, trampoline and table tennis tbale.
This consumer safety standards provides safery instructions for various types of consumer/home playground equipment that used by children aged from over 18 months to 10 years. It specially suggest safety guidelines for home play equipments for toddlers. Moreover, other guidellines for different equipments for different ages are also listed in this standards.
Cunsumer playground equipment is defined as “any product in which the support structure remains stationary while the activity is taking place and is intended for a child to perform any of the following activities: climbing, swinging, sliding, rocking, spinning, crawling, or creeping, or combination thereof”.
This standard is set to reduce any injuries that would do harm to any child.
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