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Arghami S, Zahirian G, Allahverdi T. Standardization of Safety Checklists for Sport Fields in Schools. JHSW. 2015; 4 (4) :1-8
URL: http://jhsw.tums.ac.ir/article-1-5208-en.html

1- Assistant Professor, Department of Occupational health Engineering, Zanjan University of Medical Sciences, Iran
2- B.sc., Department of Occupational health Engineering, Zanjan University of Medical Sciences-Zanjan, Iran , g.zahirian@yahoo.com
3- B.sc., Department of Occupational health Engineering, Zanjan University of Medical Sciences-Zanjan, Iran
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Introduction: Nowadays in all human societies, sport is considered as a human-training matter, which often occurs in sport fields. Many people, including students in schools, occasionally deal with these fields. Therefore, a standard tool is required to frequently inspection of sport fields. The aim of this study was to standardize checklists for sport fields in schools.

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Material and Method: This study is a kind of tool and technique evaluation was done in Zanjan in 2013. The studied population included indoor and outdoor sport fields in governmental boys’ high schools in Zanjan city. The checklists’ items selected based on existing regulations, standards and relevant studies. Standardization of all tools was done applying the face and content validity and reliability tests.

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Result: The primary checklist for outdoor sport fields in high schools, which considered by the expert panel, consisted of 75 items. Based on CVI (2 to 3.9) and CVR (.5 to .78), modifications were done and 6 more items were added. And the same process for the primary checklist for outdoor sports fields (85 items) was repeated. Based on CVI (2 to 3.9) and CVR (.5 to .78), items increased to 92.

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Conclusion: The safety checklist for sport fields in schools are matched with the properties of them. The safety checklist developed in this study has an acceptable reliability and validity for useful applying in sport field inspections.

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Type of Study: Research | Subject: Special
Received: 2014/12/30 | Accepted: 2014/12/30 | Published: 2014/12/30

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