Playground surfacing wears out in high traffic areas, gets displaced at the bottom of slides, and can be vandalized. To deliver the maximum safety, regular playground safety surfacing maintenance is needed.
Surfacing is one of the most important aspects of a safe play area as approximately 70 percent of all playground accidents are falls. If the surfacing is filled with gravel, dirt, fabric, or other impurities, you will not have the required critical fall height.
Engineered wood surfacing has become a popular choice for playground safety surfacing.