21, officials of Six Flags Amusement Parks
released two studies (8) aimed at discrediting claims made by Massachusetts Congressman Ed Markey (D-Mass) on the hazards of amusement park
International Association of Amusement Parks
and Attractions, a US-based trade association for permanently situated amusement facilities, has announced new rides debuting during the summer travel season, at parks and attractions in US.
That's what I used to think, until some fellow roller-coaster fanatics and I trekked a great distance to Cedar Point Amusement Park
Resort on the shore of Lake Erie.
Edward Markey (D-MA) who has annually sponsored legislation to give CPSC jurisdiction over fixed site amusement park
rides charged that CPSC's newest data shows an "upward trend in injuries" on fixed site rides.
Definition of amusement parks
, the emergence of modern amusement parks
and the concept of corporate-owned parks, and the evolution of amusement parks
in the last few years.
The annual Math and Science Week at the amusement park
is for school groups who will be visiting the amusement park
to participate in educational programmes and activities planned for middle and high school students.
to support his National Amusement Park
Safety Act may be highly questionable, says a statement issued by the American Tort Reform Association (ATRA).
The law marks the first time that permanent amusement parks
and water parks have come under regular state scrutiny.
Details of the new Talisman service, including a new product demonstration, will be revealed at a press conference at 10 am PST, Wednesday, Nov 18, 2009 at the 4ID Solutions booth #1059 at the International Association of Amusement Parks
and Attractions (IAAPA) tradeshow, Nov.
And the death rate is higher for amusement parks
than it is for airplanes and trains.
Nevertheless, Cal-OSHA is now formalizing guidelines that will allow better access and oversight of amusement parks
and coasters in the state.
Surveys were sent to a database of experienced and well-traveled amusement park
fans around the world - in balanced geographical regions - asking them to rate the "bests" in 25 categories such as "amusement parks
," "roller coasters," "shows," "friendliest staff" and "water rides.
The California Occupational Safety and Health Administration is formalizing guidelines that will allow better access and oversight of amusement parks
and coasters in the state.
When CPSC issued its annual report on amusement park
ride injuries in July, Congressmen Ed Markey of Massachusetts immediately cited the study to support his legislation to extend CPSC jurisdiction to fixed site amusement parks
The demand for World Class Amusement Parks
in Africa in general and West Africa in particular, has encouraged GI Leisure Company Limited to embark on the establishment of an Amusement Park
Project in Efua Sutherland Park in Accra, Ghana.