For nearly 80 years, Rutschebanen required a brakeman to sit in the back of each train.  In 2010, the ride was modernized with lots of sensors and brakes scattered throughout the track.  The green brakes seen in the middle of the track now allow the ride to operate without on-board brakemen.

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