Clearfork Valley Local Schools Outdoor Bleacher Upgrade

Outdoor Bleachers

  Clear Fork Valley Local High School Outdoor Bleachers were recently upgraded for code compliance and safety. Rather than replace the entire unit, Farnham Equipment Company’s David Fahrenholz surveyed the current unit and presented to the district a budget and design to upgrade the bleachers that was less than half the cost of an entirely new unit. Wooden seat…

First Collegiate Rolling Thunder POW/MIA Chair Dedicated at University of Toledo

Hussey Seating Company POW MIA Chair

  On Saturday, October 19, 2013  a single unoccupied chair, donated by Hussey Seating Company, was dedicated in honor of military service personnel who are, or were, prisoners of war (POW) or have been declared missing in action (MIA). This chair will sit permanently unoccupied in Section I of the University of Toledo’s Glass Bowl Stadium in remembrance of…

Bleacher Safety in the News: Don’t Wait for an Accident, Be Pro-Active

Bleacher Safety

  As outdoor bleacher safety continues to be an evening news topic across the state, we cannot urge you enough to become educated about code compliance and the standards put into place to keep your community safe. Make sure you are getting your seating system inspected on an annual basis by a qualified person to prevent accidents and reduce…

Southwest Local School District: Bleacher Renovation for Code Compliance & Safety Keeps School Within Their Budget

Outdoor Bleachers

  Southwest Local School District had been aware their visitors’ grandstands at William Henry Harrison High School needed attention. Major safety and International Code Council (ICC) 300 code violations, including the requirement to prevent the passage of a 4-inch sphere in any and all openings, increased liability for the district. This requirement was put into place by the International…