Learn about the dangerous and worries of a an amusement park victim.
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Male: The number of injuries and accidents in the Amusement Park in carnivals and county fairs is on the rise. In 1998, about 9200 people were treated in emergency room for ride-related injuries. These are their stories. Female 1: Some of the things I have learned in the past few years with my children is that you have to really be careful to go to reputable amusement base rides. Basically we went to a country carnival and we went on a weep and the seatbelt type of retch was ripped and it was a little bit rusty. It should have been a clear indication that it was not secure. When she got onto the ride, the operator was not paying attention. I have to think he was drinking and the sinking bar fell and he really had enough to be unconscious. For that I play down and lost in my home, what happened in Disney? Male 2: In Disney Road, I rode a rocking road coaster and I have warned my sisters to wear high heels and they had caught me. Female 1: Right as she was getting on ride. We did not realize she was wearing flat forms and I said no. Of course this is all really, really important because the child has not the right size. It slide out from under any of the safety harnesses. What other incidence have you had? Male 2: I was pulled out from the Hack ride in Orlando. I was getting on it and they caught me. Female 1: Once again in high heel shoes. They actually have one of the best method for safety. It is color clothing the children when they walk into the park putting a wrist band orange, yellow, purple or blue and that I have notice in Canada more than in United States. It is actually, I think a law and the child’s measure as they enter the park. And then according to the color, thy can go on rides indicated. Male 2: The car ride and I can get on it. Female 1: Yes I know you break the grounds that day. She keeps trying—one of these days you will be open up to go on them all. Male: Unfortunately, even the kiddy rides are potentially dangerous. It is shocking but true. No federally regulated inspection programs exist for the Amusement Parks. Inspection laws vary from state to state and even from county to county. In some states including Missouri, the District of Columbia and Utah require no inspection. Even if your child needs the requirement, it does not mean he or she can handle the ride. Watch for the reactions of the younger children in exiting the ride. If they seem comfortable and happy, then your son or daughter may enjoy it too.