Articles from CARES

Zierer Hornet Track Service Bulletin

Manufacturer: ZiererDocument Type: Service BulletinBulletin Number: SB-TC-1002Effective Date: June 2, 2015 zierer-sb-tc-1002-1737.pdfNote: Rides and Devices: Tivoli Coaster

Date Published: 
11/17/2017 - 14:48

Manufacturer Statement on Fireball Incident at Ohio State Fair

Manufacturer: KMG InternationalDocument Type: Mfg DocEffective Date: August 2, 2017 kmg-international-mfg-doc-1736.jpgNote: This letter was posted as an image to KMG's social media presence.

Date Published: 
08/06/2017 - 23:51

Inspection of Gondola Support Beam and Joint

Manufacturer: KMG InternationalDocument Type: Safety AlertBulletin Number: FRB24-SB008Effective Date: August 2, 2017 kmg-international-frb24-sb008-1735.pdfNote: Rides and Devices: AfterburnerFireball (KMG)FRB24

Date Published: 
08/06/2017 - 23:29

Vehicle Frame Inspection

Manufacturer: Chance ManufacturingDocument Type: Service BulletinBulletin Number: B418CRM202-BEffective Date: August 1, 2017 chance-manufacturing-b418crm202-b-1734.pdfNote: This bulletin replaces Safety Alert A418CRM202-A.Rides and Devices: Revolution 20Revolution 32

Date Published: 
08/01/2017 - 20:28

Statement on Fireball accident

Manufacturer: KMG InternationalDocument Type: Safety AlertBulletin Number: Mfg DocEffective Date: July 27, 2017 kmg-international-mfg-doc-1733.pdfNote: KMG International has ordered the shut-down of all Fireball/Afterburner rides serial numbers 1-39, and all Move It rides pending the outcome of the investigation into the incident on July 26, 2017.Rides and Devices: 

Date Published: 
07/28/2017 - 18:21

Shut Down and Seat Tube Inspection

Manufacturer: Tivoli - AmTechDocument Type: Safety AlertBulletin Number: SOSA019Effective Date: July 27, 2017 tivoli-amtech-sosa019-1732.pdfNote: Tivoli Enterprises Ltd has issued a shut-down order for their KMG-designed Spin Out rides pending the outcome of the investigation of a serious incident on a KMG Fireball/Afterburner with a similar design.Rides and Devices: 

Date Published: 
07/28/2017 - 17:49

Restraint Latch Mount Cove

Manufacturer: Battech Enterprises LLCDocument Type: Service BulletinBulletin Number: SR-5K-1705-01AEffective Date: May 1, 2017 battech-enterprises-llc-sr-5k-1705-01a-1731.pdfNote: Rides and Devices: Cliff Hanger

Date Published: 
07/26/2017 - 21:40

Documentation Requirements for Annual Inspections

Document Type: Gov NoticeAgency: UK National Association for Leisure Industry Certification (NAFLIC)Effective Date: June 21, 2017 gov-notice-1730.pdfNote: NAFLIC reminds operators of documentation requirements for operators in the UK.

Date Published: 
07/13/2017 - 22:51

Capstan Shaft Cracking

Manufacturer: PWS Rides Ltd.Document Type: Gov NoticeAgency: UK National Association for Leisure Industry Certification (NAFLIC)Effective Date: June 21, 2017 pws-rides-ltd-gov-notice-1729.pdfNote: Technical bulletin prepared and supplied by NAFLIC.Rides and Devices: 

Date Published: 
07/13/2017 - 22:35

Main Tower Mast Cracking

Manufacturer: Huss RidesDocument Type: Gov NoticeAgency: UK National Association for Leisure Industry Certification (NAFLIC)Effective Date: June 21, 2017 huss-rides-gov-notice-1728.pdfNote: A technical bulletin prepared and provided by NAFLIC.Rides and Devices: Top Spin

Date Published: 
07/13/2017 - 22:17