Illinois Department of Labor

State: 
Illinois
Jurisdiction: 
Illinois
Agency: 
Department of Labor
Overview of Amusement Ride Regulation
Regulation Type: 
Government officials inspect rides and investigate accidents
Inspection Program: 

State officials inspect rides annually.

Investigative Authority: 

State officials are authorized to investigate serious accidents.

Reporting Criteria: 

Ride-related death or injury requiring medical treatment by a licensed physician.

Patron Responsibility Law: 

None

Special Conditions: 

Waterslides are regulated by the Illinois Department of Public Health.

Date of last update: 
September 16, 2008