North Carolina Dept. of Labor

State: 
North Carolina
Jurisdiction: 
North Carolina
Agency: 
Dept. of Labor
Overview of Amusement Ride Regulation
Regulation Type: 
Government officials inspect rides and investigate accidents
Inspection Program: 

State inspects portable rides at every setup. Permanent rides are inspected for their initial season opening plus an operational inspection at least once every two months.

Investigative Authority: 

State inspectors authorized to investigate serious accidents.

Reporting Criteria: 

Injuries requiring more than first aid.

Patron Responsibility Law: 

Yes.

Date of last update: 
September 16, 2008