In light of recent bounce house accidents MoonWalkForum sent out a general message to forum members. The purpose of the message was to remind operators to be safe and update their safety certifications. Since inflatable screens are as much (if not more) susceptible to the effects of wind I was wondering about a few things.
Should outdoor movie rental companies get certified the same as inflatable rental companies?
Do you have any plans to get certified (see S.I.O.T.O.
What precautions does everyone have in place for preventing screens from "blowing away"? Obviously staking screens down, but what specific techniques, etc.
Anyone have any other thoughts? I'm always concerned about my screens blowing away. Freak winds sometimes come out of nowhere, you always need to be prepared. It will only take one inflatable screen accident to change everything.
Here's an article and video from a recent New York accident. Scary...