U.S. Consumer Product Safety Comission goal safety tips

  • Securely anchor or counterweight moveable goals at ALL times.
  • Anchor or chain one goal to another, to itself in a folded down position or to nearby fencepost, dugout, or any other similar sturdy fixture when not in use. If this is not practical, store movable soccer goals in a place where children cannot have access to them.
  • Remove nets when goals are not in use.
  • Check for structural integrity and proper connecting hardware before every use. Replace damaged or missing parts or fasteners immediately.
  • NEVER allow anyone to climb on the net or goal framework.
  • Ensure safety/warning labels are clearly visible - Placed under the crossbar and on the sides of the down-posts at eye level.
  • Fully disassemble goals for seasonal storage.
  • Always exercise extreme caution when moving goals and allow adequate manpower to move goals of varied sizes and weights. Movable soccer goals should only be moved by authorized and trained personnel, and NEVER by players or other children.
  • Always instruct players on the safe handling of and potential dangers associated with movable soccer goals.
  • Movable soccer goals should only be used on LEVEL [flat] fields.