Ethan’s Law will require for-profit, private water parks to have a minimum one million dollars of liability insurance coverage in the event of the death of a patron. The bill was sponsored by state Represented Marilyn Ruestman. The law as named after Ethan Cory, a six year old who drowned at private water park last summer.
Violation of this law will result in fines of $250 per day. Because the bill contains an emergency clause, it went into effect immediately after being signed.
If you have sustained injuries from a waterpark, call the Green Bay Personal Injury Attorneys at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® by dialing 920-437-0900 today.