The publication of the new international standard, BS ISO 17842-2 ‘Safety of amusement rides and amusement devices – Part 2 Operation and use’ is available for purchase from the BSI website. View publication
UKAS – ADIPS are calling for participants to register for a pilot programme to accredit small inspection bodies performing inspections of fairground and amusement park equipment. View the ADIPS – UKAS Announcement.
Read HSE article on guarding juvenile fairground rides as featured in edition no. 5754 of the Worlds Fair View the article.
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View the programme for the next SHAD taking place on the 28th October at the Three Counties Showground in Worcestershire
ADIPS have launched a Technical Bulletins to provide a range of technical and safety bulletins issued by the industry, regulators and ride manufacturers. Click here to view.
ADIPS are offering a grant towards inspection costs to Ride Controllers who arrange a second inspection in 2014. The aim of the Programme is to improve the overall performance and capacity of the inspection resource available to Ride Controllers. It is estimated that over 75% of all inspections take place during March – July each
ILAC have published their new guidance document which provides information for use by both accreditation bodies and inspection bodies on the application of ISO/IEC 17020. Click here for details.
SAVE THE DATE! – ADIPS have organised a FREE Fairgrounds Safety and Health Awareness Day for Ride operators taking place on 28th October 2014. Programme and booking details to follow shortly.