Balancing Tourism and Safety: The Case of Jet Skis
MetadataShow full item record
The article examines the death of a British tourist Sridhar Shekar due to a jet ski accident in Gold Coast, Queensland in 2008. It explores the response of the government which seeks to balance tourism interests and safety in jet ski hire. Also, it analyzes the recommendations to improve the safety of jet ski hirers including the requirement of helmets for personal watercraft drivers, the creation of enforcement guidelines, and the licensing for personal watercraft drivers who hire and drive.
Travel Law Quarterly
© 2012 Oakhurst Academic Press. The attached file is reproduced here in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher. Please refer to the journal's website for access to the definitive, published version.
Law not elsewhere classified