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“And he would have still taken that seat had he known the outcome,” Duffield said.
The ride passed an inspection that morning, though investigators later learned the arm had major corrosion.
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“Really right now, it’s not a blame game. It’s more about what are we going to do to make it better?”
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Her solution is House Bill 631: Tyler’s Law.
This would require more training for ride inspectors and assign a minimum number of inspectors to every ride.
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“It’s really, truly about getting that trust back we lost,” Duffield said.
The next couple weeks will be busy as Duffield works to honor her son. She is certain that in his memory she can help spare others the pain she has felt.
Duffield will be at the opening day of the fair this year.
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