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
- F2974 Standard Guide for Auditing Amusement Rides and Devices has been revised to F2974-17
- WK58367 Standard Practice for Classification, Design, Manufacture, Construction, and Operation of Water Slide Systems is a work item revision to existing standard F2376-13
- WK58237 Standard Practice for Design of Amusement Rides and Devices is a work item revision to existing standard F2291-16
February 4, 2016
Horse Hook Retainers have been developed to protect against damage or injury resulting from crankshaft failure.
September 5, 2012
Inspection requirements for Chance carousel crankshafts.