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Playgrounds and breaktimes: risk assessments

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Last updated on 9 January 2018
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Are there any examples of playground risk assessments? We point to risk assessments that cover school play areas, breaktime and lunchtime. You will also find advice from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) and a checklist to use when inspecting playground equipment.

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  1. 1 Risk assessment examples
  2. 2 Guidance on assessing risks
  3. 3 Visual inspection checklist

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