Amusement parks and rides usually involve extensive safety and entertainment features. As such, engineers are required in the design, manufacture and running of each ride. They include project, electrical, civil, structural and mechanical engineers.

At the bottom of this profile are brief details of a number of the experts that Expert Experts represents. Call our office to discuss your requirements and to obtain a recommendation that suits your needs and budget.

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Expert opinion from engineers in relation to amusement parks and rides is usually required in cases where an accident has occurred or safety guidelines have been breached by designers or operators of rides.

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Relevant Cases Stewart, Vickery and Stewart v Ackland [2015] ACTCA 1

Plaintiff suffered injury sustained on an amusement device called a jumping pillow at an amusement park and claimed compensation on the basis of negligence by the amusement park operators. Expert opinion by an engineer was provided.

Great Ocean Road Adventure Park Pty Ltd v Surf Coast SC [2016] VCAT 1185

Expert engineering opinion required in a suit against the proposed construction of an amusement park off of the Great Ocean Road.

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A sample of our experts in Engineering - Amusement parks and rides

Below are short profiles of a few experts with expertise in this field. Please contact our office to discuss your specific requirements and to obtain a recommendation that suits your needs and budget. Expert Experts are experts in finding the right expert for your needs and you pay no more to use Expert Experts than if you searched and found the expert yourself.

  • #ID14543

Mechanical Engineering Expert expert

ID14543 is a mechanical engineering expert with close to 40 years of experience. They are highly experience in automotive, structural and special equipment (amusement rides) engineering.

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