Liability Insanity Stripping U.S. Playgrounds

I wish I could blame this on a specific government agency or authority, but the problem is widespread cultural liability insanity. Here’s the way KEPR reported it: “Richland School District Is Saying Goodbye to Swings.” Many playgrounds have replaced cement with cedar or rubber surfacing. The cement was just too dangerous. Now, swings are in the line of fire. Swings are being phased out of Richland schools. The district says pressure from insurance companies  over the liability is part Read more […]