Pump Court

Alex Stein prosecutes fairground ride case for the HSE

Cases 8 May 24

The victim, a mother who was sat next to one of her daughters, was thrown at height from the Xcelerator ride which was operating at the Funderpark Fun Fair in Hillingdon. The victim was in hospital for over 4 months and suffered lifelong injury. The designer/Manufacturer, the Amusements Device Inspector and the Operator all pleaded guilty to failing to ensure the ride containment system was safe. On 7 May 2024 at Westminster Magistrates’ Court, the Deputy Chief Magistrate accepted the prosecution submissions on culpability and harm and imposed suspended sentences on all three individual defendants.

Alex was instructed by Jim Meyer, acting as consultant for Tuckers Solicitors.


Cases | 8 May 24

Related Barristers

Alex Stein

Related Practice Areas

Would you like to know more?

If you require help or advice please contact our clerking team.

Call: +44 (0)20 7440 8888
Email: clerks@2bedfordrow.co.uk

Practice Areas


Portfolio Builder

Select the practice areas that you would like to download or add to the portfolio

Download    Add to portfolio   
Title Type CV Email

Remove All


Click here to share this shortlist.
(It will expire after 30 days.)