Amusement Ride Safety

Amusement ride quiz

Quiz: Are you an “expert” amusement ride operator?

May 30,2017

Are you an “expert” amusement ride operator? Test your knowledge regarding important amusement industry concepts that separate experts from novices.

Inflatable bounce house safety

Inflatable Amusement Device Safety

Apr 30,2014

Over the last 10 years or so the inflatable industry has experienced a growth explosion. Prior to that, you could

Ride safety at the Carnival on the Ferris Wheel

Amusement Ride Industry: It’s the Riders Fault

Feb 28,2014

In response to an article titled: Ride experts call 11-year-old Pleasantville girl’s fatal fall from Wildwood’s Morey’s Pier Ferris wheel

Amusement park ride safety

Amusement Ride Industry: Behind this Curtain

Sep 15,2011

In response to an article titled: Ride experts call 11-year-old Pleasantville girl’s fatal fall from Wildwood’s Morey’s Pier Ferris wheel

Ferris wheel amusement ride safety

Amusement Ride Incidents/Accidents: Setting the Stage: 1 of 4

Jun 5,2011

In response to an article titled: Ride experts call 11-year-old Pleasantville girl’s fatal fall from Wildwood’s Morey’s Pier Ferris wheel

Inflatable slide safety

Safety Failure: 5-year-old Boy Dies at Inflatable Center

Apr 2,2010

I am following a recent incident concerning the death of a 5-year-old boy at an inflatable center in Wichita, Kansas.

“one cannot envision what one has not been exposed to.”

Event, Tourism & Attraction Policies

Event Planning: All I need to know I learned from a birthday invitation?

Event Planning: All I need to know I learned from a birthday invitation?

May 1,2017

Event planners, I present to you… the “Birthday Invitation” The 5 W’s: Why, Who, When, Where and What…? Is does not

vetting your event vendors:

Vetting vendors: An 8-step guide for event planners and venue operators

Mar 7,2017

Vetting product and service suppliers is not a new concept. In fact, according to ADWEEK, over 80% of shoppers conduct

music festival drug use concerns

Drug Use at Music Festivals, A Public Health Issue…

Aug 26,2016

Music Festivals create a world where an individual can escape reality for a weekend and surround themselves with fellow music

Test your event planning skills

Quiz: Are you an expert or a novice event planner?

Jan 5,2016

Are you an expert or novice event planner? Test your knowledge regarding important event industry concepts that separate experts from

Safety signs sending wrong message

Event, Tourism and Attraction Signage… What is the Message?

Oct 22,2014

First and foremost, let’s start with the basics. What is a sign? A sign is something that suggests the presence

10x10 event tent safety

Staking 10×10 Tents at Festivals and Events

Jun 20,2014

When installing temporary structures such as tents at festivals and events, it is imperative that consideration be given to the

Event Safety Planning

Event Planning: All I need to know I learned from a birthday invitation?

Event Planning: All I need to know I learned from a birthday invitation?

May 1,2017

Event planners, I present to you… the “Birthday Invitation” The 5 W’s: Why, Who, When, Where and What…? Is does not

vetting your event vendors:

Vetting vendors: An 8-step guide for event planners and venue operators

Mar 7,2017

Vetting product and service suppliers is not a new concept. In fact, according to ADWEEK, over 80% of shoppers conduct

music festival drug use concerns

Drug Use at Music Festivals, A Public Health Issue…

Aug 26,2016

Music Festivals create a world where an individual can escape reality for a weekend and surround themselves with fellow music

Test your event planning skills

Quiz: Are you an expert or a novice event planner?

Jan 5,2016

Are you an expert or novice event planner? Test your knowledge regarding important event industry concepts that separate experts from