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Amusement Device Detials

The New York State Department of Labor inspects all amusement devices on or before the scheduled start date of an event. Only those devices deemed safe are allowed to operate. Detailed inspection results for each individual device will be posted within two weeks of the event start date.

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Details for device: El Paso Train

Violation Summary

Violations Issued This Season: 9 Violations Complied at Time of Inspection: 5
El Paso Train Violations
Date Cited Description Violation
4/24/2017 Repair the back support on car #3 front seat that faces the rear. COMPLIED AT VISIT45-1.6(c)
45-1.6(c)Parts which are excessively worn or which have been materially damaged shall not be used. Close visual inspection of parts shall be made during assembly to discover such wear or damage and immediate inspection of fastening devices shall be made after assembly to assure that they have been properly installed.
4/24/2017 Replace the male side of the seat belt that has been tied together. COMPLIED AT VISIT45-1.6(c)
45-1.6(c)Parts which are excessively worn or which have been materially damaged shall not be used. Close visual inspection of parts shall be made during assembly to discover such wear or damage and immediate inspection of fastening devices shall be made after assembly to assure that they have been properly installed.
4/24/2017 Replace the missing male side of the seatbelt in car #2 that faces forward. COMPLIED AT VISIT45-1.6(c)
45-1.6(c)Parts which are excessively worn or which have been materially damaged shall not be used. Close visual inspection of parts shall be made during assembly to discover such wear or damage and immediate inspection of fastening devices shall be made after assembly to assure that they have been properly installed.
4/24/2017 Repair the connection points of the track sections so the bolts screw into the section. IE only had one bolt in one side of the track that you could push in not thread,then used a ratchet strap. AS PER ZAMPERLA THIS IS NOT EXCEPTED: DO NOT OPERATE RIDE45-1.6(c)
45-1.6(c)Parts which are excessively worn or which have been materially damaged shall not be used. Close visual inspection of parts shall be made during assembly to discover such wear or damage and immediate inspection of fastening devices shall be made after assembly to assure that they have been properly installed.
4/26/2017 The Ride has not been repaired to properly secure the track. Do Not Operate the Train until it is properly repaired.45-1.6(c)
45-1.6(c)Parts which are excessively worn or which have been materially damaged shall not be used. Close visual inspection of parts shall be made during assembly to discover such wear or damage and immediate inspection of fastening devices shall be made after assembly to assure that they have been properly installed.
4/26/2017 You must sumbit a location notice at least ten days before the intended use.45-1.9
45-1.9The owner or lessee of an amusement device, viewing stand or tent shall provide a location notice and equipment inventory for each device, stand or tent to be used in New York State. The location notice and equipment inventory shall contain such information as deemed necessary by the commissioner and shall be filed at least 10 working days before the intended use of a device, stand or tent in New York State. No permit shall be issued to an operator who has not filed a location notice and/or an equipment inventory.
4/21/2017 I.E. Provide warning/usage sign at the entrance of the El Paso Train.45-2.17(a)
45-2.17(a)Usage and warning signs. Legible signs shall be conspicuously posted containing safety guidelines to be followed and behavior or activities which are prohibited. Such signs shall contain warnings that there are inherent risks in the participation in or on the amusement device, since it is recognized that participation in or on the device may be hazardous regardless of all feasible safety measures that can be undertaken by the device owner or operator; and that there is a duty for the patrons to become apprised of the warnings and the risks inherent in participation in or on the amusement device if the warnings are not obeyed. Prior to participation in or on such amusement device, patrons shall familiarize themselves with the posted safety warnings so that they may make an informed decision of whether to participate in or on the device notwithstanding the risks.
4/17/2017 Provide signs stating safety guidelines.45-2.17(a)
45-2.17(a)Usage and warning signs. Legible signs shall be conspicuously posted containing safety guidelines to be followed and behavior or activities which are prohibited. Such signs shall contain warnings that there are inherent risks in the participation in or on the amusement device, since it is recognized that participation in or on the device may be hazardous regardless of all feasible safety measures that can be undertaken by the device owner or operator; and that there is a duty for the patrons to become apprised of the warnings and the risks inherent in participation in or on the amusement device if the warnings are not obeyed. Prior to participation in or on such amusement device, patrons shall familiarize themselves with the posted safety warnings so that they may make an informed decision of whether to participate in or on the device notwithstanding the risks.
4/17/2017 Electrical wires powering the motors need to be properly connected. Not taped together with packing tape.45-2.21(a)
45-2.21(a)General requirement. All electrical wiring, equipment and apparatus used for amusement devices or for lighting shall be installed, operated and maintained in compliance with this Part (rule), Industrial Code Rule 57 High Voltage Proximity, and the National Fire Protection, National Electrical Code, NFPA 70-1999 (NEC-1999).
4/24/2017 Repair/ Replace the male electric plug on the center light stand that goes in the middle of the track . IE missing the ground prong. COMPLIED AT VISIT REMOVED IT FROM THE TRACK NOT GOING TO BE USED45-2.21(a)
45-2.21(a)General requirement. All electrical wiring, equipment and apparatus used for amusement devices or for lighting shall be installed, operated and maintained in compliance with this Part (rule), Industrial Code Rule 57 High Voltage Proximity, and the National Fire Protection, National Electrical Code, NFPA 70-1999 (NEC-1999).

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