Risk in playground equipment

An excellent article in this morning’s Age on managing risk in playgrounds

“We know that children doing more risk-taking play have a higher self-confidence … risky play can have an anti-phobic effect. Psychologically it can make you more robust, more resilient,”

Read more below from The Age.
https://www.theage.com.au/lifestyle/health-and-wellness/cotton-wool-club-are-we-right-to-remove-risk-from-playgrounds-20180514-p4zf7y.html