New Mexico Regulation and Licensing Dept.

State: 
New Mexico
Jurisdiction: 
New Mexico
Agency: 
Regulation and Licensing Dept.
Overview of Amusement Ride Regulation
Regulation Type: 
No state government safety oversight, but rides must carry insurance
Inspection Program: 

Rides inspected annually by owner-hired 3rd party inspectors.

Investigative Authority: 

Ride owner's insurance carrier investigates accidents.

Reporting Criteria: 

None.

Special Conditions: 

Kiddie rides intended for use by children under 12 are exempt from New Mexico's ride safety regulations.

Date of last update: 
September 16, 2008