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Fitness & Gym Equipment Maintenance Procedures

Preventive maintenance is now being recognized as a cost-efficient means to reduce costly repairs, keep equipment in good running condition and extend the life of equipment by as much as 40%. You can also use this checklist for regular safety checks and good record keeping help you protect your clients from injury when they’re using your equipment, and also protect you from liability in the event of an incident where someone is injured at your facility.
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07/26/2022

Fitness & Gym Equipment Maintenance Procedures

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Preventive maintenance is now being recognized as a cost-efficient means to reduce costly repairs, keep equipment in good running condition and extend the life of equipment by as much as 40%. You can also use this checklist for regular safety checks and good record keeping help you protect your clients from injury when they’re using your equipment, and also protect you from liability in the event of an incident where someone is injured at your facility.
  • Wipe-Downs: The most frequent maintenance task is to wipe down all mats, seats, benches, cardio consoles and pads. This task should be performed multiple times per day with a clean rag and water-based disinfectant.

  • Oil Machines: Resistance machines have moving parts that must be lubricated at least a monthly basis.

  • Maintain Adjustable Barbells: Dirt, dead skin, rust and lifting chalk can collect in barbell's knurling.

  • Check all Equipment for Wear

Source: MaintainX (Community Member)

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