John Hicks & Associates



Charges are reviewed in April of each year, and are currently (until 31/3/05):




Playgrounds with less than five items

£47 + VAT

Playgrounds with five or more items, but less than ten

£57 + VAT

Playgrounds with more than ten items

£69 + VAT

Repeated annual inspections

Repeated annual inspections are charged as above, but with a 10% reduction

Post-installation inspections

Flat rate fee

£250 + VAT

Risk Assessments and Disabled Access Audits

When done with annual inspection

£25 + VAT

When undertaken seperately

£50 + VAT

Consultancy, Advisory and Expert Witness Roles

£350 per day (to nearest half day) + Travel Costs + VAT

Other services


Public Liability Insurance:

£5 000 000 for any claim

Professional Indemnity Insurance:

£250 000 aggregate

Employer's Liability Insurance:

£10 000 000

John Hicks & Associates.
A wholly owned subsidiary of JOHN HICKS LTD.
Registered in England & Wales. Company Registration No. 4160958
41a Upland Road, Selly Park, Birmingham. B29 7JS. UK.
Tel: 0121 472 1276. Fax: 0121 471 4839. Mobile: 07762 232646

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John Hicks Associates: fieldwork, inspections, contracting. Playground inspection services, including outdoor playgrounds and indoor play areas. Parish and district council play facilities, and play areas in pubs, pick-your-own fruit farms, caravan and camping sites, village halls, schools, churchyards and commercial crèches.