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
- WK61001 Standard Practice for Classification, Design, Manufacture, Construction, Maintenance, and Operation of Stationary Wave Systems is a work item revision to existing standard F3133-16
- F1193 Standard Practice for Quality, Manufacture, and Construction of Amusement Rides and Devices has been revised to F1193-17
- WK60549 Standard Practice for Design, Manufacture, Installation, Operation, Maintenance, Inspection and Major Modification of Trampoline Courts is a work item revision to existing standard F2970-15
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