Oregon Building Codes

Jurisdiction: 
Oregon
Agency: 
Building Codes
Overview
Unless otherwise indicated, "devices covered" includes mechanical rides at amusement parks, carnivals and fairs.
Devices Covered: 

Includes bungee jumping, aerial tramways. Excludes waterslides.

Inspection Program: 

Rides inspected annually by qualified inspectors acting on behalf of insurance companies that provide coverage on rides. State can make unscheduled inspections.

Investigative Authority: 

If an accident is a result of equipment failure, the device shall not be operated until it is re-inspected by an authorized inspector.

Reporting Criteria: 

Serious injury or death, or property damage over $5000.

Date of last update: 
April 9, 2017