Dancer Pole Safety Tips

Being aware of safety issues when using your pole is very important in avoiding injury to yourself (or your students), as well as possible damage to your property. That’s why Your Pole Pal has devoted several pages on this site to covering this important topic.

Please keep in mind that the following dance pole safety tips are general in nature, and there are no guarantees that you will never suffer injury or damage if you follow them.

Only you can ensure your complete safety by correctly installing your pole, using caution and common sense, and knowing the limits of your equipment and your own body.

That said…

The following safety suggestions can definitely help reduce your risk of injury:

#1 – Wash your hands before you dance to remove lotions, creams or any natural oils on your hands, as these can cause you to slip or lose your grip entirely.…