Management of Goalposts

Management of Goalposts

Updated 17th October 2018

There have been several dangerous occurrences and serious accidents recently where a contributory cause has been poor goalpost provision, repair or maintenance. We have updated our guidance to provide a clear and consistent approach to the management of goalposts. The information has been expanded and provides guidance on goalpost standards and types, where they are required, and the responsibility for their erection, maintenance and dismantling.