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Verrückt water slide safety rarely discussed by KCK officials, according to records obtained by The Star

Posted by | October 25, 2016 | Water Park, Water Safety

he Latest on Schlitterbahn’s Verrückt Water Slide TragedyIt’s been almost three months since Caleb Schwab was killed in an accident on the Verrückt water slide at the Schlitterbahn Waterpark in Kansas City, Kan. The 10-year-old boy died while riding Verruckt, a waterslide that was named the world’s tallest by Guinness World Records in 2014. The incident, which took place at Schlitterbahn Waterpark in Kansas City August 7, still is under investigation.Here, The Kansas City Star offers the latest details on the case. Watch as the news agency outlines the science behind Verrückt and follow along as the reporter offers insight into what may have caused the accident, among other unaswered questions pertaining to the unusual case.RELATED NEWS What History Has Taught Us About Handling the Verruckt Tragedy’s AftermathAs waterpark regulations are scrutinized after a tragic water slide accident, the industry must position itself as the authority on safety. Read more Boy Dies While Riding Schlitterbahn’s Verruckt WaterslideA 10-year-old son of a Kansas state lawmaker died while riding Verruckt, a waterslide that was named the world’s tallest by the Guinness Book of World Records. Read moreVerruckt Enters Guinness Book of World RecordsRead more Tragedy Hits World’s Tallest WaterslideThe death of a 10-year-old child on Schlitterbahn’s Verruckt has raised a number of questions Read moreWorld Reacts to Schlitterbahn’s Big RevealWhen the Texas-based attractions specialist announced it was constructing the world’s tallest waterslide at its Kansas park, thrill seekers, industry watchers and even skeptics weighed in on the news via social media. Here we’ve captured some of the reactions to hit the Twitterverse last month. Read moreRead more >AdvertisementKeywords:Subject:Waterparks and Sprayparks Legal Issues SafetyConstruction SafetyMORE FROM AQUATICS INTERNATIONALatlasobscura.comMeet Vietnam’s Unique Buddhism-Themed Waterpark Aquatic Development Group Receives WWA Leading Edge Award WhiteWater’s MASSIV Water Coaster Earns Leading Edge Award www.bizjournals.comAtlantis Resorts Headed To Hawaii Mumbrella AsiaKorean Waterpark Helps Patrons Learn CPR OilPrice.comGas Station for Millionaires Includes WaterparkJOIN THE DISCUSSIONPlease read our Content Guidelines before posting0 CommentsSubscribeRSSTRENDINGThe Latest on Schlitterbahn’s Verrückt… 0 When Lightning Strikes 12 Fluidra Engineering Creates First… 0 A Corrosive Environment 1 What History Has Taught Us About Handling… 0

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