Permanent rides, go-karts, climbing walls and inflatables are inspected by state officials twice a year. Portable rides are inspected at every setup.
Accidents are investigated by Arkansas Dept. of Labor.
Mechanical, electrical, or structural defects directly affecting patron safety for which the ride is closed to patron use for more than 3 hours must be reported to the state within 24 hours. Accidents involving death or serious injury requiring immediate in-patient hospitalization must be reported within 4 hours.
Yes, through reference to ASTM F770.