Safety & Security: Spectator Safety
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.
Sporting Events and Booze a Volatile Mix
by Paul Steinbach September 2004
Sporting events and alcohol can make for a volatile mix unless management strategies exist to ensure the safety of all in attendance
Rethinking the Rink
by Paul Steinbach January 2003
Trauma and Tragedy Have Spurred Changes in the Ice Arena Environment, and Everyone from Skaters to Spectators Is Safer For It
After The Fall
by Michael Popke May 2002
Minnesota Is Taking Bleacher Safety to New Heights, While the Rest of the Country Seeks to Improve Antiquated Standards
Securing Sports Facilities, Post-9/11
by Andrew Cohen November 2001
By now the images of terror and destruction, so familiar that they replay daily in the minds of many, have lost a little of their power to shock and awe. Americans - unexpected witnesses to a yearlong salvage operation in lower Manhattan, a crippled economy nationwide and the prospect of a war that promises no tidy resolution - have begun to steel themselves for a future very different from the one they might have imagined on Sept. 10.