Jon Dalton appointed Managing Director of the Play Inspection Company

The Play Inspection Company are pleased to announce the appointment of Jon Dalton as Managing Director with immediate effect. Keith Dalton has immensely enjoyed his 30-year career within the play industry and will now step aside to become Chairman & CEO.

2021-02-11 18:11:54

Parents fury as councils close playgrounds

Councils have been accused of heavy-handed approach to lockdown measures by closing playgrounds...

2021-01-22 13:58:00

RPII Routine Inspector Course - October 2020

The Play Inspection Company will be running a Routine Inspectors one day Training Course at our Head Office in Poole, Dorset on the Thursday 22nd October 2020

2020-09-17 11:40:42

INDOOR PLAY AREAS FOR CHILDREN OPERATIONAL GUIDANCE FOR SOFT PLAY EQUIPMENT

This document sets out guidance on how to open indoor play (including indoor soft play) areas safely while minimising the risk of spreading COVID-19. It gives practical considerations for how guidance can be applied in the workplace and at these locations. The following is included:

2020-09-16 10:32:20

RPII Operational Training Course - October 2020

The Play Inspection Company will be running an Operational Inspectors two day Training Course at our Head Office in Poole, Dorset on the 7th and 8th October 2020.

2020-09-07 11:56:38

Alexia Walenkaki : Tower Hamlets council charged over girl killed by rotting swing and faces ‘£2m legal bill’

A council has been charged with health and safety breaches over the death of a five-year-old girl in a playground and faces a potential £2 million legal bill, the Standard has learned.

2020-08-13 14:32:36

RPII COVID19 Guidelines

A number of national bodies with interests in play NALC (National Association of Local Councils),SLCC (The Society of Local Council Clerks), The Play Safety Forum (PSF), Association of Play Industries (API) & The Register of Play Inspectors International (RPII) met with the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) to discuss the current government guidance...

2020-07-03 17:36:51

RPII COVID19 Guidelines

A number of national bodies with interests in play NALC (National Association of Local Councils),SLCC (The Society of Local Council Clerks), The Play Safety Forum (PSF), Association of Play Industries (API) & The Register of Play Inspectors International (RPII) met with the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) to discuss the current government guidance...


Playgrounds and Outdoor Gyms can open from the 4th July

Further to the announcement that playgrounds and outdoor gyms can open from the 4th July, the government has now published the following guidance with regards to opening these facilities safely...

2020-06-30 13:23:59

Playground Openings / Inspections - COVID-19

We are aware that many clients have halted inspections of playgrounds or reduced the frequency of inspections that would normally be carried out due to the COVID-19 Pandemic because the use of playgrounds has been restricted.

2020-06-24 15:45:09

Corona Virus (Covid-19) Update April

The Register of Play Inspectors advises all inspectors to follow current HSE/NHS/Governments guidance with regard to the current Corona Virus (COVID19) pandemic...

2020-04-14 10:15:51

Corona Virus (Covid-19) Update

In response to the Corona Virus outbreak The Play Inspection company are putting measures in place to ensure they play their part in preventing the spread of the disease, these measures are put together with the current advise from the World Health Organization NHS and the Government.

2020-03-23 10:49:21

RPII Operational Training Course - May 2020

the Play Inspection Company will be running a Operatioal Inspectors two day Training Course at our Head Office in Poole, Dorset on the 19th & 20th of May 2020, please get in touch with Linda in our office on 01202 590675 for further information and bookings.

2020-03-04 10:39:59

RPII Operational Training Course - February 2020

the Play Inspection Company will be running a Operatioal Inspectors two day Training Course at our Head Office in Poole, Dorset on the 3rd & 4th of February 2020, please get in touch with Linda in our office on 01202 590675 for further information and bookings.

2019-11-28 09:30:30

New Play Inspection App Version

On Friday 8th of November, The Play Inspection App Version 4.4.6 was released. This release included...

2019-11-12 15:32:52

RPII Routine Inspector Course - January 2020

the Play Inspection Company will be running a Routine Inspectors one day Training Course at our Head Office in Poole, Dorset on the 27th January 2020

2019-11-06 15:33:58

RPII Routine Inspector Course - September 2019

the Play Inspection Company will be running a Routine Inspectors one day Training Course at our Head Office in Poole, Dorset on the 23rd September 2019

2019-09-02 14:33:53

RPII Routine Inspector Course - May 2019

the Play Inspection Company will be running a Routine Inspectors one day Training Course at our Head Office in Poole, Dorset on the 23rd May 2019

2019-04-30 09:00:50

RPII Routine Inspector Course - January 2019

the Play Inspection Company will be running a Routine Inspectors one day Training Course at our Head Office in Poole, Dorset on the 24th January 2019

2017-12-13 10:58:37

RPII Routine Inspector Course - January 2018

the Play Inspection Company will be running a Routine Inspectors one day Training Course at our Head Office in Poole, Dorset on the 23rd January 2018

2018-07-30 15:23:29

RPII Operational Inspector Training Course - April 2018

The Play Inspection Company will be running an Operational Inspectors two day Training Course at the RPII offices in Ryton on Dunsmore near Coventry on the 24th and 25th April 2018.

2018-02-19 10:31:36

RPII Operational Inspector Training Course - February 2018

the Play Inspection Company will be running an Operational Inspectors two day Training Course at our Head Office in Poole, Dorset on the 6th and 7th February 2018.To register an interest in the course please contact Linda Dominey on 01202 590675 (linda.dominey@playinspections.co.uk)

2017-12-13 10:38:43

March 2017 RPII Operational Inspectors Course - Dorset

The Play Inspection Company are planning a two day RPII accredited Operational Inspection Course on the 29th & 30th March 2017. To register an interest in the course please contact Linda Dominey on 01202 590675 (linda.dominey@playinspections.co.uk)

2016-01-28 16:51:46

Tragic School Playground Accident and Prosecution

A tragic incident at a Hertfordshire school has once again highlighted the importance of play equipment owners and operators maintaining their equipment in safe working order.

2016-01-21 09:15:38

Toxic paint levels at playgrounds, research suggests

A study has found that paint used on playground equipment contains high amounts of lead - up to 40 times recommended levels - posing a significant risk to young children.

2016-01-29 08:26:40

February 2016 Inspection App V3 - Coming Soon

Loads of new features and functions and a completely new look to the Inspection App. V3 will be released in the next few weeks; to find out more contact us on 01202 590675

2016-01-28 17:54:04

RPII Operational Training Course - Dorset - March 2015

The Play Inspection Company are proposing to run an Operational Inspectors two day Training Course at The Bridge House Hotel, Ferndown, Bournemouth on the 12th and 13th of March.

2015-01-07 20:19:21

Sport Englands Primary Spaces - Contractor Pre Qualification Process

Sport England recently launched the Primary Spaces Programme which is an £18 million fund of National Lottery Funding to improve primary school...

2014-04-03 20:19:21

v2 Inspection Database and App launched

10th March is the launch date for v2 of our successful Inspection App.

2014-03-09 20:19:21