Audit

LOCATION
PREVIOUS INSPECTION

Has all defects from previous inspection been resolved

PLAYGROUND ACCESS / AREA

Is the access to playground free of obstructions

Are pathways leading to playgrounds free of trip hazards

Is the area free of rubbish

Are seats in good condition and free of vandalism

Do fences appear to be structurally sound and free of vandalisim

Are gate latches operating correctly

Is the area free of syringes and other hazardous waste

SURROUNDING VEGETATION

Is the playground area free of fallen tree debris

Are surrounding trees free of overhanging deadwood

Is the area free from the encroachment of weeds

PLAYGROUND STRUCTURES

Do all structures appear to be in safe working order

Are all structures free from graffiti

Are structures of sound construction and have good stability

Is the structure free from corrosion

Do foundations appear to be in a safe and sound condition

PLAYGROUND COMPONENTS

Are all seats / tyres sound and safe from obstruction

Are all bolts / nuts secure

Do all all rungs / rails in appear to be in a safe condition

Are platform boards secure and free from excessive wear and tear

Does the sandpit have sufficient depth of sand

Are sandpits free of debris/rubbish

SHARP PROJECTIONS

Is the area free from any sharp projections that may cause injury

Are timber structures free of splintering wood

MECHANICAL DEVICES

Are bearings freely moving

Is there sufficient lubrication on required parts

CHAINS / ROPE

Are chains free of excessive wear and pinch factors

Are split links closed and in good condition

Are rope structures free of excessive wear

Are rope connections sturdy and complete

DRAINAGE

Is the area free from standing water

Are pits clear of debris and silt build up

SOFT FALL SURFACE

Is the soft fall surface of suitable depth

Is the soft fall surface area clen

Is the soft fall surface free from any hazards

SYNTHETIC GRASS

Is the synthetic grass surface clean

Is the synthetic grass surface free from excessive wear and rips

REMARKS

Is there any for information required

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PLEASE SIGN ON COMPLETION OF INSPECTION
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