IPEMA is a non-profit, membership, trade association originally formed to represent and promote an open market for manufacturers of playground equipment and surfacing. IPEMA has created the ‘Voice of Play’ Web site to serve as a resource for anyone who wants to learn more about the many overwhelming benefits of play. You can also find out more about IPEMA and its’ membership companies by visiting www.ipema.org
NPCAI supports all playground safety programs, guidelines, and standards that promote playground safety by assisting the public in identifying the need for a professional playground installation. Find out more at http://www.playground-contractors.org/. Please note that we are not, at present, members of NPCAI.
NYSRPS is the New York State affiliate of the National Recreation and Parks Society. NYSRPS is the principal organization promoting quality recreation and park opportunities for citizens of New York State through education, training, technical assistance and support of local, county, state and federal recreation & park providers. Details can be found here http://www.nysrps.org/