Thursday, 17 Oct 2019 | 18 Safar 1441
Omani boy seriously injured at Bounce Oman venue

Omani boy seriously injured at Bounce Oman venue

The boy fell down from a considerable height when he attempted to reduce himself following reaching the leading. According to the business, every wall climb activity is equipped with an automatic belay device, which requires in the slack as 1 climbs and then lowers the climber safely down to the ground.

According to the Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulances, the boy was severely injured and rushed to Khoula Hospital.

The entertainment park has assured parents and patrons of security measure and is seeking into the result in of the accident. The park will be closed for two to 3 days till additional notice.

In a statement, Bounce Oman mentioned, ‘We are extremely sad to confirm that a young boy was seriously injured at our Oman venue while utilizing the climbing region on Thursday, September 12. We are now carrying out every little thing inside our energy to make certain that we totally comprehend how the accident occurred, and how we can avoid additional such accidents.

‘As of now, we have no update that we can share regarding his condition and want to respect the family’s privacy at this challenging time. It is our duty to make sure the security of all clients, particularly kids inside our venue, and this is a duty that we take extremely seriously.’

Following the findings from its initial investigations, the business mentioned that it can confirm that all gear was functioning appropriately, ‘however at this stage we cannot rule out inadvertent human error by an employee, for this we are deeply sorry’.

‘As a result of these findings we have taken the decision to close the venue with immediate effect for a period of 2 or 3 days to ensure all team members are retrained on their duties and obligations, and all facts pertaining to the incident are established. This will also allow us to have an independent review conducted.’

The business additional added that it can not alter the circumstance, but it is carrying out every little thing to make sure security. ‘We will make certain that we usually adhere to strict security measures and are taking severe actions to reaffirm the security procedures with all members of the team.’

The business mentioned that it will method the relevant authorities to make sure they are confident with the action it has taken. ‘We will perform closely with them. We know there will be numerous concerned parents out there, and as parents ourselves, we want you to know that the security of our guests is our quantity 1 priority and if anybody has any queries or issues, we would urge them to attain out to us on info@bounce.om.

Information Source: Muscat Daily

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