ASTM F2974 - 17a

    Standard Guide for Auditing Amusement Rides and Devices

    Active Standard ASTM F2974 | Developed by Subcommittee: F24.30

    Book of Standards Volume: 15.07


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    Significance and Use

    4.1 The purpose of this guide is to establish guidelines for audits of amusement rides and devices.

    4.2 An audit can include inspections, evaluations, or examinations during the design, manufacturing, installation, commissioning, operation, or major modification of an amusement ride or device.

    4.3 When audits are performed, they shall occur during the relevant stages of an amusement ride or device’s design, manufacture, installation, commissioning or major modification. This guide does not require recurring design, manufacturing, installation, commissioning, or major modification audits.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This guide establishes guidelines for auditing conformance to ASTM Committee F24 Standards during an audit of an amusement ride or device within a defined scope.

    1.2 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

    1.3 This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.


    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    ASTM Standards

    F747 Terminology Relating to Amusement Rides and Devices

    F770 Practice for Ownership, Operation, Maintenance, and Inspection of Amusement Rides and Devices

    F1159 Practice for Design of Amusement Rides and Devices that are Outside the Purview of Other F24 Design Standards

    F1193 Practice for Quality, Manufacture, and Construction of Amusement Rides and Devices

    F2291 Practice for Design of Amusement Rides and Devices


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 97.200.99 (Other equipment for entertainment)

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    DOI: 10.1520/F2974-17A

    Citation Format

    ASTM F2974-17a, Standard Guide for Auditing Amusement Rides and Devices, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2017, www.astm.org

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