Fairground F*ck Ups
37min2022 APR 20
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This season we begin by taking a look at the horrific number of theme park accidents that have occurred as Fairgrounds reopened all over the world after pandemic lockdowns. It may be easy to blame the pandemic, but all the pandemic has done is exacerbate already existing problems within the industry - poor staff training, inadequate safety procedures and lacklustre ride maintenance. This episode we cover 6 stories from 2021 that took place across the US including: Springshot, Morey's Piers, New Jersey Desert Storm, Castles n Coasters, Phoenix Poltergeist, Six Flags Fiesta, San Antonio Saw Mill Log Flume, Six Flags Great Adventure, New Jersey Branson Coaster, Missouri Top Thrill Dragster, Cedar Point, Ohio The Raging River, Adventureland, Iowa For sources please click here. Find us on social media: Instagram TikTok YouTube Twitter See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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