State officials inspect rides annually. Ride machinery and maintenance program must meet manufacturer's specifications. Operators must be competent to perform the task to which they are assigned.
State inspectors are authorized to investigate serious accidents.
A written report shall be filed by the owner of an amusement ride or amusement attraction if one (1) of the following occurs as a result of an accident or incident involving an amusement ride or amusement attraction, equipment, or operating site:
(1) The death of a person;
(2) An injury requiring medical treatment;
(3) An injury to a person not receiving medical treatment;
(4) The involvement of a person requiring the intervention of emergency response or rescue personnel;
(5) Damage to property; or
(6) Structural or major mechanical failure of an amusement ride or amusement attraction.