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AUGUST 2009

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Safety & Protection for All: How the Right Risk Management

Strategy Makes Recreation More Enjoyable

You know you need to pay careful attention to managing risk at your facility, but do you know how to go about getting that critical job done? We talked to risk management experts in the recreation, sports and fitness industry and collected their advice on getting your risk management effort off the ground safely.

Problem-Solver Q&As:

Problem-Solver Q&As

Welcome to our annual Q&A Guidebook. Packed with scores of ideas, this reference tool was designed to help you tackle your most persistent and universal challenges, covering all the big basic questions. Consider it an industry guidebook of sorts, chock full of straightforward problem-solving tips.

AQUATICS

Keeping Larger Pools Clean
Increasing Attendance at the Pool
Outfitting Your Pool for Competition
Protecting Aquatic Facilities & Patrons
Bringing Fun Back to the Deep End
Making Pools More Accessible
Ensuring Consistent Pool Operations
Gearing Up for Pool Safety

FURNISHING YOUR SITE

Funding Park Benches & Memorials
Greening Your Sites
Finding the Right Grill

SHELTERS, STRUCTURES & SHADE

Adding Restrooms Quickly & Easily
Customizing Your Park With Shelters
Eliminating Odors & Bacteria in Public Restrooms
Providing Flexible Shade Options
Greening Your Park Restrooms

PLAYGROUNDS & MORE

Customizing Your Playground
Recharging Play on a Budget
Fighting Childhood Obesity on the Playground
Ensuring Safe & Accessible Playgrounds
Greening Your Playgrounds
Finding Natural, Affordable Solutions for Playground Safety

LOCKER ROOMS

Keeping Locker Rooms Tidy & Dry
Preventing Locker Damage

SPORTS & FITNESS

Encouraging New Climbers
Maintaining Your Sports Fields
Lighting Your Sports Fields
Alleviating Concerns About Synthetic Turf
Improving Ballfield Safety

CONCESSIONS

Boosting Your Concession Profits
Weathering the Economic Storm With Branded Fast Food

EVENTS

Expanding Your Seating Options
Serving the 'Staycation' Crowds
Simplifying Events
Expanding Your Knowledge at Trade Shows

Table of contents for AUGUST 2009 issue of Recreation Management Magazine

GUEST COLUMNS

Understanding Liability Waivers

Do you use liability waivers and other forms as part of your programming? Here's a quick guide to understanding what they do—and don't—cover.

Pilot Rock - Summer Planning Starts Now.- Shop Now
National Recreation Systems - Trusted Manufacturer of Quality Aluminum Bleachers, Benches and Picnic tables for over 25 years
Kay Park Recreation - American Made Park Equipment Since 1954
Vantage - Tablet Feeders for Any Size Pool
Belson Outdoors - Your Outdoor Superstore
Recreation Supply - The Pool Supply Specialists
ICON Shelter Systems - An Illuminated Choice
Commercial Recreation Specialists - It's all here.