As high schools around the state gear up for hometown football games this Friday, we’re sure that for many, bleacher safety will cross their mind. News coverage over the past week has increased awareness for safety and inspections and has also caused some confusion. We’ve put the facts together for you to hopefully clear up some of the confusion with The Truth About Bleacher Grandstand & Safety: Code Requirements Defined. Also be sure to read some of our tips for making sure you’re ready for the Friday night crowd. We’ve posted articles on Guardrail Safety, Preventing Disaster in the Grandstands, and numerous other articles on Safety & Code Compliance. There are also a number of options to keep your bleachers maintained and code compliant that do not have to set back your district. Some of our Outdoor Bleacher & Grandstand Projects can be found on our blog. As always, if you have questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.  Our goal is to keep you and your community safe.

Here are some of the highlights from this week’s news coverage:

Columbus Ohio News, Weather And here is the follow up, 4:21 into the Tuesday September 10th NBC4 Newscast, and the accompanying article by NBC’s Tim Hart.Columbus Ohio News, Weather

The Columbus Dispatch weighed in on Tuesday September 10th, Wednesday September 11th,  and on the September 12, 2013 Editorial Section. 

Again, we’re here for you to answer any questions you may have. Be Safe!


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