School districts and facility owners are responsible for protecting their fans and visitors against defective bleachers. 6,100 of those are the result of someone falling from or through the bleachers nearly 5,000 cases involved children 15 years old or younger.hers. When they are designed poorly, however, their users – especially young children – run the risk of suffering serious injuries.
Sightlines Athletic Facilities June 2019 Newsletter St. Marys High School 4,000-seat stadium nearing completion! At St. Marys High School, construction continues for this state-of-the-art facility. Sightlines Athletic Facilities has completed the home side grandstand. This project has a unique 16″ rise and a 36″ tread depth along with our High Traction ANSI Tredweld Plus Welded Decking. Features include powder coated color accents, Venue I self-rising chairs, 12’x66′ press box building with filming platforms, center crosswalk for enhanced ADA viewing and much more. Give us a call at 800-609-1545 for more […]
A local Boy Scout and son to Sightlines Athletic Facilities owners purchased and installed all-aluminum picnic tables at a local park. Here is the post from Oldham County Parks and Recreation. “A hearty thank you to Eagle Scout, Jeremy Giffen for the new picnic tables at Westport Park. Jeremy (pictured with Tim Curtis, Parks Director) replaced the aging wooden tables with all-aluminum ones that are durable and heat-resistant. He used money raised from local businesses and personal donations to purchase 4 tables from Sightlines Athletic Facilities, a Crestwood company. Jeremy […]
I was sitting in a grandstand recently watching my son play football, enjoying the game, except for the thousands of extra tiny spectators sitting a few rows down. They were yellow jackets feasting on the leftovers from a game the previous evening. These pesky insects can also be dangerous. I started thinking, why does the school let this happen? What can they do to safely remove or discourage these pests? What would happen if the little spectators began to get agitated? This problem is not limited to yellow jackets. You […]
We are excited that St. Mary’s High School chose us to design, construct and install an advanced 4,000-seat grandstand! RPA SELECTS LOUISVILLE BASED SAF FOR 4000 SEAT GRANDSTAND ADA, fan friendly bleacher system is state of the art (St. Marys, Ohio) The Roughrider Philanthropic Association, the group in charge of completing the athletic complex announced they have chosen Louisville based Sightlines Athletic Facilities to design, construct and install a very advanced 4000 seat bleacher system. With nearly $1.5 million in cash and pledges raised to date, the RPA needed to […]
Sightlines Athletic Facilities is excited to be a part of this project! From The Columbus Dispatch – “Officials hope a planned first-of-its-kind stadium will transform Obetz into the epicenter of Midwestern lacrosse. The facility, known as Fortress Field, will be located on the site of the closed Columbus Motor Speedway. It will be the Ohio Machine Major League Lacrosse team’s home field, and the first facility in the United States designed specifically for the professional sport. The goal is to eventually attract a variety of other events to Fortress Field, […]