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State Regulations

Jurisdiction: Arkansas


Devices Covered:
Includes: bungee rides, go-karts, inflatable amusement devices, wave pools and water slides, and climbing walls. Excludes: non-mechanized playground equipment (slides, trampolines) unless a fee is charged.
Inspection Program:
Permanent rides or attractions must be inspected every 6 months. Portable rides and attractions must be inspected every time they are set up. Note: Effective July 24, 2019, inflatables, self-contained mobile playgrounds, climbing walls and other patron-propelled amusement rides are to be inspected annually instead of every 6 months. It also provides that an insurance company inspection is not required for inflatables.
Investigative Authority:
Accidents are investigated by Arkansas Dept. of Labor.
Reporting Criteria:
Mechanical, electrical, or structural defects directly affecting patron safety for which the ride is closed to patron use for more than 3 hours must be reported to the state within 24 hours. Accidents involving death or serious injury requiring immediate in-patient hospitalization must be reported within 4 hours.
Last Update
January 17, 2020

In Arkansas, insurance regulations specifically tailored to family entertainment centers (FECs) are actively enforced to ensure comprehensive protection and compliance. Transitioning from the previous statement, these regulations actively require FEC owners to obtain and maintain appropriate insurance coverage. This proactive approach aims to safeguard the interests of both the FEC operators and the visitors. Active insurance requirements typically include general liability coverage, which provides protection against claims related to bodily injury, property damage, and other incidents that may occur within the FEC premises. Additionally, Arkansas may have specific criteria regarding minimum coverage limits and types of insurance policies needed. By actively complying with these regulations, FEC operators prioritize safety and effectively mitigate financial risks. It is crucial for FEC operators in Arkansas to actively familiarize themselves with these regulations, seek guidance from insurance professionals, and continuously maintain compliance with the state’s requirements to ensure a secure and successful operation.

FEC insurance agencies is dedicated to fighting for our clients within the Family Entertainment Center (FEC) industry. Firstly, we understand the unique risks and challenges faced by FEC businesses. Transitioning from the previous statement, we leverage our expertise to provide tailored insurance solutions.

Moreover, FEC insurance agencies act as advocates for our clients, negotiating with insurance providers on their behalf. we employ our knowledge of the industry and insurance policies to secure comprehensive coverage at competitive premiums. Furthermore, this proactive approach ensures that FEC owners receive the best possible protection.

Additionally, we prioritize their clients’ interests, going above and beyond to fight for their rights during the claims process. Whether it’s helping clients understand policy terms or navigating complex paperwork, we provide guidance and support every step of the way. Our dedication ensures that clients’ claims are handled efficiently and fairly.

In conclusion, FEC insurance agencies stand firmly by our clients, using our knowledge and experience to negotiate, advocate, and support them in the dynamic and evolving FEC industry.


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