THACKERVILLE, OK - Winstar spokeswoman Kym Koch says the casino already had
plans in place to inspect their tent structure prior to the collapse Saturday at
the Cowboys' facility which injured 12 and paralyzed one man from the waist
The casino's inspection was planned two weeks ago, but could be expedited as a
resulted of the Cowboy's accident. The Winstar's tent was manufactured by Summit
Structures LLC of Allentown, Pa., which also built the Cowboy's one. Koch says
the casino's tent structure is not as tall as the one that was at Cowboys'
The Chickasaw Nation plans to hire a team of construction experts for the safety
audit on the tent, which was last inspected in 2007.
500 Nations is an independent directory and information service free of any gaming operator's control and not affiliated with any casino.
Warning: You must ensure you meet all age and other regulatory requirements before entering a casino or placing a wager.
There are hundreds of jurisdictions in the world with Internet access and hundreds of different games and gambling opportunities available on the Internet.
Do not assume that Internet gaming sites are in compliance with the rules and regulations of every jurisdiction from which they accept players.
YOU are responsible for determining if it is legal for YOU to play any particular game or place any particular wager under the laws of the jurisdiction where you are located.