The Yukon Government is looking to improve the safety standards for moveable soccer nets.

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The Yukon Government is looking to make it illegal to use a moveable soccer net at any public recreational facility without written permission.

It tabled legislation Monday which will include provisions making it illegal to use a moveable soccer net at any public recreational facility without written permission.

It will also require anyone using a moveable soccer net to make sure it meets standards and is installed and maintained properly.

Last summer, five-year-old Jaedynn Amann-Hicksdied after a soccer net fell on her while she was playing at a school field in Watson Lake, Yukon.