Ciancio Ciancio Brown, P.C.
(303) 872-8919
(800) 746-3560
Main Menu Office/Contact

Leaders in Litigation

Amusement park safety is a must for families

While taking a trip to a Colorado amusement park can be a great source of fun for the whole family, there is a risk of serious injury or even death if a park fails to properly operate and maintain rides. Accordingly, it’s important for families to be aware of what is required of parks in terms of safety, as well as knowing what they can do to keep kids secure.

As stated by the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions, regulation of amusement parks is typically left to the state where they are located. Inspections must occur on a regular basis to ensure that equipment is functioning as anticipated. These inspections are usually undertaken by third party companies that specialize in inspection of amusement park attractions and can occur at any time (with some even occurring daily). Additionally, most regulations require anyone in charge of operating equipment to undergo specific training

There are also standards in place that park owners must follow in order to remain in compliance. To better anticipate new technologies that may be safer for park visitors, these standards are continually reviewed and adapted as needed. Standards can cover a variety of factors related to park amusements, such as testing and maintenance of rides, as well as operational capabilities.

There are also things parents can do to keep the whole family safe while visiting an amusement park. offers some tips on safe riding, such as obeying posted regulations at all times. Restraints should fit accordingly and be checked by both the ride operator as well as parents to ensure nothing has been overlooked. It’s also recommended that children only ride those amusements that are age-appropriate. 

Email us your case details

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.


Privacy Policy

Ciancio Ciancio Brown, P.C.
390 Interlocken Crescent,
Suite #350

Broomfield, CO 80021

(303) 872-8919
Broomfield Law Office Map

Ciancio Ciancio Brown, P.C.
Downtown Denver Office
1660 Lincoln Street
Suite #2045
Denver, Colorado 80264
(303) 395-4773
Downtown Denver Law Office Map

Ciancio Ciancio Brown, P.C.
Uptown Denver Office
1741 High Street
2nd Floor
Denver, Colorado 80218
(303) 225-1902
Uptown Denver Law Office Map

Privacy Policy | Business Development Solutions by FindLaw, part of Thomson Reuters.