CARES is the organization of government officials responsible for enforcement of amusement ride and recreational equipment regulations. CARES maintains information pertaining to the safety of amusement rides as a public service for use by regulatory officials, industry, and consumers.
Council of Amusement and Recreational Equipment Safety
ASTM F-24 Industry Standards
- WK58237 Standard Practice for Design of Amusement Rides and Devices is a work item revision to existing standard F2291-16
- F1957 Standard Test Method for Composite Foam Hardness-Durometer Hardness has been reapproved, available as F1957-99(2017)
- F1159 Standard Practice for Design of Amusement Rides and Devices that are Outside the Purview of Other F24 Design Standards has been revised to F1159-16
October 1, 2015
Bulletin supplied by UK-NAFLIC.
Rides and Devices:
November 3, 2003
Zierer recommends using wheel axles and safety plates of a modified design on the Flitzer, Tivoli and Viererbob coasters. This bulletin is extracted from another file found on this site at http://caresofficials.org/technical_info/Zierer-Flitzer-0