Unless otherwise indicated, "devices covered" includes mechanical rides at amusement parks, carnivals and fairs.
Patron Responsibility Law:
§ 5:14A-3.2 Riders to comply with posted warnings and directions
(a) Each individual who rides a carnival-amusement ride shall comply with written warnings and directions posted by the operator of the carnival-amusement ride according to these rules. These include:
1. Height, weight, and size restrictions, if any, in accordance with N.J.A.C. 5:14A-9.34;
2. Rider warning signs in accordance with N.J.A.C. 5:14A-9.34;
3. Rider conduct signs in accordance with N.J.A.C. 5:14A-9.33; and
4. Any other signs or warning posted by the operator with the express intent to protect the safety and well being of riders, equipment and operators.
§ 5:14A-3.3 Riders under the influence of alcohol or drugs
A rider shall not board or attempt to board any amusement ride if he/she is knowingly under the influence of any alcoholic beverage as defined in N.J.S.A. 33:1-1 or under the influence of any prescription, legend drug or controlled dangerous substance as this term is defined P.L. 1970, c.226 (N.J.S.A. 24:21-1 et al.) or any other substance which affects the rider's ability to use the ride safely and to abide by the posted and stated instructions.