What is safe standing? Modern football terraces explained as Premier League agree to talks
When was terracing in Premier League football grounds banned? The Taylor Report was a government inquiry into the events of April 15, 1989 when 96 Liverpool fans died in the Hillsborough Disaster, crushed in unsafe terracing areas.
The government subsequently banned standing accommodation for fans at the top two divisions in England - all grounds had to comply by August 1994.
What is safe standing? There are a number of solutions available to stadiums looking to reintroduce standing safely.
The most commonly used one is rail seating, which features a a safety barrier and and a seat that... read more
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