Carnage wrote:^ Mean Streak being trimmed had nothing to do with insurance. It was because the ride was tearing itself apart and was costing >$250,000/year to maintain.
Well yes, but I believe it was also for insurance reasons too. Hercules was the same way. It was tearing itself up. However, even after the trims it was a lot of cost to maintain. So, I think it was partically for insurance reasons too, as it was really rough and there were complaints from riders.