Attraction Safety

The Attraction Safety Team at Westlakes Engineering carry out in-service and pre-use checks on theme park attractions at some of the largest theme parks in the world including Blackpool Pleasure Beach, LEGOLAND and Gold Reef City in Johannesburg.

The team was originally formed in 1986 at the consulting engineers Allott and Lomax and has grown to become one of the world’s leading ride reviewing and inspection bodies.  The team continued to grow and build its reputation through projects such as the Pepsi Max Big One at Blackpool Pleasure Beach and the London Eye.  The team joined Westlakes Engineering in 2015, where they now operate out of the Manchester Office.  Since joining Westlakes they have worked on many projects in the UK and internationally, travelling amongst other places to the USA, Japan, South Africa and Australia.

The Attraction Safety Team at Westlakes is respected within the industry and operates as a type ‘A’ registered inspection body in compliance with BS EN 17020:2012 and the Amusement Device Inspection Procedures Scheme (ADIPS) which operates in the UK.  In addition to this the team is registered to work in other countries and provides approval and certification throughout the world to various suits of technical standards including EN, DIN, HIS and ASTM.

The team provide a full range of services for clients including:

  • In service inspections
  • Pre-use inspections
  • Factory Acceptance Tests
  • Design review
  • Commissioning
  • Consultancy
  • Dynamic analysis


Please click here to download a copy of our Westlakes Engineering Attraction Safety Capabilities Brochure.