Unformatted text preview: other device to prevent a fall. There was no basis or finding the belt to be out of order. One who takes part in such a sport accepts the dangers, people were standing around watching, and he was not seeking a quiet amount of time. People were visibly tumbling around on the ride. He took the chance. The timorous may stay at home. Volenti non fit injuria. Defense : Steeplechase Amusement Co. Inc. An amusement park on Coney Island, New York Verdict : He knew the dangers it was clearly a risk and the park was not liable. It was working property. Plaintiff will not receive any damages. Law and Economics Notes :...
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- Fall '07
- volenti non fit injuria, Coney Island, Steeplechase Amusement Co. Inc, Steeplechase Amusement Judge