You will need to comply with this standard if you are an employer, main contractor, self-employed person, person in control of a workplace or person in control of access at a workplace and intend to operate, maintain and inspect amusement structures.
Amusement structures are equipment operated for hire or reward which provide entertainment or amusement through movement of the equipment, or part of the equipment, or when passengers travel on, around or along the equipment or move the equipment through self-powered motion. Examples include Ferris wheels or carousels.
This standard specifies requirements for the design, construction, operation, maintenance and inspection of amusement structures, and comprises:
- AS 3533.1-1997 Amusement rides and devices - Design and construction
- AS 3533.1 SUPP 1-2003 Amusement rides and devices - Design and construction - Intrinsic safety
- AS 3533.2-1997 Amusement rides and devices - Operation and maintenance
- AS 3533.2 SUPP 1-1997 Amusement rides and devices - Operation and maintenance - Logbook
- AS 3533.3-2003 Amusement rides and devices - In-service inspection
- AS 3533.4.1-2005 Amusement rides and devices - Specific requirements - Land-borne inflatable devices.