American Society for Testing and Materials: The ASTM is a scientific and technical organization that establishes standards for testing different types of materials, including playground equipment. All BCI Burke equipment meets the ASTM F-1487 Standard of safety and accessibility requirements, unless otherwise noted.
National Playground Contractors Association: The NPCA supports all playground safety programs, guidelines and standards that promote public playground safety by assisting the public in identifying the need for a professional playground installation.
National Program for Playground Safety: The NPPS is an organization dedicated to injury prevention. They provide information regarding playground safety tips and FAQ’s, and playground report cards on playgrounds in your area.
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission: CPSC is an independent federal regulatory agency. The commission works to save lives and keep families safe by reducing the risk of injuries and deaths associated with consumer products.