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Important Playground Safety Tips, Standards and Regulations


National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) is the world's largest organization working on behalf of young children with nearly 80,000 members, a national network of more than 300 state and local Affiliates, and a growing global alliance of like-minded organizations. For more information about the NAEYC and the work they do on behalf of young children click here.


ASTM is a globally recognized leader in the development and delivery of international voluntary consensus standards. ASTM standards are used around the world to improve product quality, enhance safety, facilitate market access and trade, and build consumer confidence. For more information about the ASTM and the standards they set click here.


Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) works to ensure the safety of consumer products. Over the past 30 years CPSC's work has contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products. For more information about the Consumer Product Safety Commission click here.