Daily Archive: February 16, 2017

Feb 16

Inflatable amusement rides have some worried about injuries

On a breezy weekend afternoon recently, an inflatable slide on Long Island went flying at a youth soccer tournament. Similar incidents the same afternoon left several people injured, one woman seriously. It’s a growing problem, experts say: inflatable rides are apparently causing increased injuries in emergency rooms over the last decade. There were apparently almost 5,000 …

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Feb 16

Family of girl killed in Ferris wheel accident consider lawsuit

It’s every parent’s nightmare: getting a call that your child has been severely injured. The parents of an 11-year-old girl who died after falling off a Ferris wheel lived that nightmare. And now, the park that operates the ride may be held accountable for her wrongful death. Reports suggest that the girl may have been standing …

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