Monty Christiansen

Monty Christiansen was Associate Professor of Recreation and Parks a Penn State University and auther or editor of Half a dozen books. Member of the American Society of Landscape Architects as well as the ASTM International. He was also board member of NSPR and President of the NSPR, 94-96

When is a standard noncompliance a first priority hazard and what should be don about it without eliminating use of the playground? One of the objectives of playground safety audits is to recognize very serious hazards. Generally speaking a "Class...
The Best Playground
There have been two inquires that regularly appear in my e-mail from people around the country who are concerned about playground development and management. These, simply stated, are “what is the best playground we can build?” and “...