Question: Does the creek on the right side of this play area present any danger to visitors?
Yes, the water is a drowning hazard.
Additional Guidelines and Recommendations
- If the play area is not located away from open water or drowning hazards, the hazardous area is fenced2 off, posted with a sign1 and appropriate rescue equipment is located at the site.
- Play areas that include open water for water activities, such as swimming, must have appropriate rescue equipment and children must be accompanied by an adult.
- The play area is also located in an area that is sheltered from wind, dust and hazardous airborne particles.