Pendulum type amusement device upper gearbox failure
August 12, 2019
Regulated industry sector: Amusement devices - Amusement ride
While in operation for the public, a pendulum-type amusement device was stopped by staff during a ride cycle because a strange noise was heard and oil was leaking onto guests seated on the ride. The device was safely unloaded of passengers after coming to a complete stop and investigation determined that a south gearbox was damaged.