'Butt Cutting Accident' "Check for normal start and stop"
The police and the National Institute of Scientific Investigations held a demonstration on December 19 at the E-World in Daegu, where a part-time student cut his leg. At around 12:40 on the day, the appraisal took place for about 2 hours with limited access to the media and the tracks.
The police and the National Institute of Scientific Investigations held a demonstration on December 19 at the E-World in Daegu, where a part-time student cut his leg.
Appraisal officials also commissioned more than one accidental operation of the device and inspected the victim's rescue site with gauze of medical gauze.
Lee Sae-rom, Deputy Director of the Daegu Bible Police Department, said, “After the appraisal, the inspector gave a detailed inspection on the defects of the equipment, such as whether the rides start and stop suddenly.”
Apart from site inspections, the Daegu Regional Employment Labor Office and the Korea Occupational Safety and Health Agency investigated the compliance of the E-World's Labor Standards Act and safety rules with regard to the accident.
At the Amusement Park E-World in Duryu-dong, Dalseo-gu, Daegu, A, a 20-year-old part-time student A's leg was cut by a roller coaster operating around 6:50 pm.
(Photo: Provided by Daegu Fire Safety Headquarters, Yonhap News)