Become An Expert Of Operating Divider Curtains

In continuation with our preventative maintenance series, we look at operating divider curtains. For many facilities, the divider curtain is simply about lowering and raising. However, there are many parts to a divider curtain that require maintenance and understanding in order to maximize its life-cycle. To begin, clearing the divider curtain area of any extra debris or potential equipment…

Ensure Quality Inspections From Qualified Personnel

In order to maximize cost-efficiency, facilities need to prioritize quality inspections from qualified personnel. When it comes to inspecting athletic equipment, having trained personnel that will look at every nut and bolt within the facility is crucial. Below, Director of Service Operations Rocky Baker explains the need for regular inspections, the importance of quality inspections from qualified personnel, and…

How Often? The Age-Old Question For Athletic Equipment Inspections

The age-old question when it comes to athletic equipment inspections is “how often should I have inspections performed?” In continuation with our preventative maintenance series, Farnham Equipment Company aims to give some direction on answering this question. When it comes to athletic equipment inspections, there is no hard and fast rule or specifically-mandated code within the state of Ohio…

Gym Safety Sessions: Hand Rails

Preventative Bleacher Maintenance: Hand Rails This final portion of our Gym Safety Session videos is about hand rails, which are an important part of the telescopic bleacher system. This short video discusses what options are available for a facility to purchase or consider upgrading to different rail options. With COVID-19 hampering school funding and causing attendance to be remote, Farnham Equipment…

Gym Safety Sessions: A Follow Up

Not long ago, we were invited to a facility for a Gym Safety Session. There were approximately 12 people in attendance, many understood why they were invited to attend and some had obvious frustration that their attendance was required, they operate the equipment on a regular basis after all, so why should they attend? This is a large facility,…

Building Safety Month: Gym Safety Sessions

Telescopic Bleachers

Have you ever felt like you need a refresher course on the proper operation of your equipment? Or maybe you have new personnel that need to be trained on safety and operation. Whatever the reason, we want to help.

What We’re Offering: To come to your facility for a 2-hour gym safety training (timing may vary based on attendees and facility)

Includes: Telescopic Bleachers, Athletic Equipment

Knowledge Base: Education on proper operation, safety, and preventative maintenance that YOU can do to maximize on the life-cycle of your equipment.

Cost: None. Zero. 

The Catch: Absolutely none. Our mission is to continue to educate the community on bleacher and athletic equipment safety. Many of you have expressed interest in additional knowledge and this is a hands on opportunity to continue your education, right in your facility. 

Opportunity: Invite the district, invite the county. Collaborate with others to make the most of the session.

**Gym Safety Sessions only offered to facilities in the state of Ohio. 

Safety: A Guide to Resources

  When it comes to our Maintenance Solutions Team, Safety is Priority Number One for our school districts and facility owners and their patrons. We’ve developed our blog series, Bleacher Safety – What’s Your Risk along with numerous safety and code compliance blog posts, presentations, and white papers. Recently, we launched our Gym Safety Sessions where our Service Manager, Rocky…

Introducing: Gym Safety Sessions

  Have you ever felt like you need a refresher course on the proper operation of your equipment? Or maybe you have new personnel that need to be trained on safety and operation. Whatever the reason, we want to help. What We’re Offering: To come to your facility for a 2-hour gym safety training (timing may vary based on attendees and…