Amusement parks are fun. It should stay that way but when we hear about some amusement park related accidents and mishaps, we feel scared and sometimes in doubt of the operator’s safety measures and precautions. With this, you have to be vigilant and conscious of your own safety. Do not ever ignore park safety because it can make a difference at the end of the day.
It is time that you know some of park tips so you will be safe. Here are some tips that you have to keep in mind:
- Choose rides based on your age. If you are a parent, it is imperative that you go with your kids whatever rides are appropriate for them. When you can tell that your kids can follow the safety rules, that is the time that you leave them be. If you are an adult, all rides are for you but be sure to check the safety restraints.
- Strap carefully. There are many safety restraints in place and it is crucial that you know all and understand its role on your safety. There are also belts, bars and latches available. The good news here is that there is an attendant that will make sure everybody is properly positioned. Be sure to be seated until the ride comes to a complete stop. Experts recommend that you keep body parts within the ride so you won’t be injured.
- Be alert for any signs of injury. If you have kids around, make sure that you learn the signs of injury so you will be alert if anything happens. Kids won’t know the signs that is why you have to keep an eye for cases of nausea, vomiting, dizziness, weakness and numbness. There is no problem if you are an adult because you know the signs too well so you will know what to do.
- Know your emergency escape plan. Startled or frightened crowds are dangerous especially for small ones. If you have small ones around, make sure to orient them of what to do in case of an emergency. Discuss things to do in case the family encounters an emergency or chaos. If you are alone, make sure to locate the exit right away.
Now that you know some tips, you have to share it to your friends and other family members so they can be safe too. If you are not satisfied with amusement parks here, it is time that you go out of Singapore and see what other places have to offer.