Safety & Security: Spectator Safety
Online High School Ticketing Program Aims to Prevent Fights
by Michael Popke September 2008
Safe Sport Zone's nationwide online ticketing program for high schools takes aim at preventing melees.
Fireworks a Hot Safety Topic at Sporting Events
by Paul Steinbach June 2008
Fireworks and other pyrotechnic displays at sporting events have become a hot topic.
The Rise and Falls of the Stadium Escalator
by Paul Steinbach May 2008
How safe are stadium escalators?
Abusive Student Sections Drawing Attention from Outside the Arena
by Paul Steinbach April 2008
Abusive student sections are drawing attention from outside the arena.
Manufacturers Go Beyond Code Requirements for Bleacher Safety
by Paul Steinbach March 2008
Manufacturers have gone beyond codes in attempts to enhance bleacher safety.
Facility Operators Use Shade Structures in Sun-Drenched Summer
by Michael Popke March 2008
As facility operators prep for another sun-drenched summer, some light needs to be shed on the subject of shade.
Prerecorded Music Gets Fans Moving During Games
by Paul Steinbach January 2008
As prerecorded music gets fans moving during games, some stadiums are experiencing movement, too.
At Wisconsin, Past Stadium Alcohol Policy Violators Must Pass Breathalyzer
by Paul Steinbach November 2007
At Wisconsin, past alcohol violators' stadium access hinges on passing a Breathalyzer test.
Teams Take Steps to Protect Fans with Peanut Allergies
by Paul Steinbach May 2007
They are a stadium concessions staple and the subject of seventh-inning-stretch song lyrics. But for fans who are allergic to peanuts, attending the old ballgame becomes a life-or-death gamble — particularly in open-air parks where wind can carry peanut dust and shells farther than most routine fly balls.
Swaying of Philadelphia's Lincoln Financial Field Prompts Investigation
by Andrew Cohen March 2007
Why Philadelphia's Lincoln Financial Field vibrates and sways &mdash and what the Eagles are doing about it.