Safety Matters

IPEMA Certification & Membership

Eagle Play Structures goes the extra mile for safety.  Eagle Play Structures manufactures and installs playground equipment in accordance with the strictest industry guidelines.  Eagle is a member in good standing of the International Play Equipment Manufacturers Association (IPEMA) and participates in the IPEMA Certified Product Testing Program.

In the interest of playground safety, IPEMA provides a Third-Party Certification Service, whereby a designated independent laboratory validates a participant’s certification of conformance to ASTM F1487, Standard Consumer Safety Performance Specification for Playground Equipment for Public Use, except sections 10 & 12.6.1; CAN/CSA Z614, Children’s Playspaces and Equipment, except clauses 9.8, 10 & 11; or both.  The use of the corresponding logo in Eagle Play Structures® Commercial Catalog signifies that Eagle Play Structures® has received written validation from the independent laboratory that the product(s) associated with the use of the logo conforms with the requirements of the indicated standard.  Check the IPEMA web site ( to confirm product validation.


Eagle Play Decks exceed the load-bearing requirements

set forth by ASTM-F 1487.


A Team of Certified Playground Safety Inspectors

Eagle sales representatives are required to earn the designation CERTIFIED PLAYGROUND SAFETY INSPECTOR per the National Recreation and Park Association’s (NRPA) National Playground Safety Institute.   Such training is your assurance that your project is being designed and installed in accordance with important safety guidelines.