Safety Rules

Minimum Safety Requirements

  • Structure must be properly erected, operated, and maintained during its use.
  • Fall zones must be correctly padded.
  • Manufacturer's recommendations, operating instructions, safety inspections, and maintenance procedures must be followed.
  • The device must be supervised and monitored at all times by properly trained personnel.
  • Applicable laws, standards, and industry safe practices must be followed.

Inflatable Safety (Did You Know?)

  • Inflatable's and inflatable slides are one of the most dangerous amusement attractions for young children.
  • Blow-over's and collapses due to equipment failure or improper setup can, and do, cause catastrophic accidents.
  • Inadequate supervision increases the danger of broken bones and dislocations.
  • Allowing younger children to jump with older children is the most common safety hazard cited by safety officials.

Private Rental Safety

  • If you are renting an inflatable jumper, ask about the operator's experience, safety record, and training requirements.
  • Make sure the jumper is set up by trained professionals who are familiar with the equipment.
  • Spend the extra money to have a trained operator supervising the jumper at all times.

Consumer Awareness

  • Be aware of the risks.
  • Pay attention to the weather.
  • Avoid inflatable's on windy days.
  • Make sure the inflatable appears to be secured
  • Make sure that the operator is attending to his/her job.
  • Supervise children closely.
  • Limit the number of children allowed in an inflatable jumper.
  • Never allow older kids to jump with younger children.