Health and Safety

CHAPTER 23-34.1
Amusement Ride Safety Act

SECTION 23-34.1-10

§ 23-34.1-10. Ride or device operator.

(a) The ride or device operator must be at least eighteen (18) years of age and be familiar with the proper operation of the individual ride, safety precautions for each ride and shut off control procedures, provided however, that the operator of a nonmechanical ride which has no moving parts must be at least sixteen (16) years of age.

(b) The ride or device operator shall not be under the influence of alcohol, drugs, or both, while performing operator duties.

(c) All safety requirements pertaining to the operation of the ride or device outlined by the manufacturer must be followed. The commissioner shall ensure that all requirements are in compliance with the life safety code.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1997, ch. 79, § 2.)