Accident Data by Device Type

Spinning pendulum

Click the accident ID number to view details. Note that "Age" refers to the age of the youngest patron involved in the incident.

ID Datesort ascending State Tradename or generic Category Age Accident Description Injury Dataset
1009800 26-Jul-2017 OH Afterburner/Fireball Equipment failure 18

One of the 4-person gondolas of a high g-force ride suddenly detached from the main part of the...

18yo male was killed. 7 other riders were transported to the hospital, some with critical injuries.

2017 dataset
1009218 23-Aug-2016 CA Afterburner/Fireball Load/Unload: scrape or stumble 7

Patron hit her head after falling while exiting the ride.

Head injury

2017 dataset
1009220 21-Aug-2016 CA Revolution 32 Body pain (normal motion) 7

Patron sustained back pain while riding

Back pain

2017 dataset
1009587 30-Jul-2016 CA Revolution Restraint too tight 37

Patron states that the restraint on the right side was too tight.

Pain to abdominal area, decreased ability to walk.

2017 dataset
1003950 20-Jul-2016 TX spinning pendulum Other

Prosthetic leg came off

Pain in patella area

2017 dataset
1009265 20-Jun-2016 CA Frisbee Illness: Seizure or LOC 10

Patron had seizure while riding. She has history of seizures.


2017 dataset
1009388 30-Mar-2016 CA Revolution Impact: hit something within ride vehicle 14

Patron states that while on the ride he thought his harness was a little above him, causing him...

Lower back pain causing difficulting with breathing.

2017 dataset
1009286 20-Mar-2016 CA Afterburner/Fireball Injured in queue or exit 22

Patron fell while walking down the exit ramp to the ride and landed on his hip.

Hip injury

2017 dataset
1008696 15-Jul-2015 CA Afterburner/Fireball Load/Unload: scrape or stumble 57

Patron was about to ride and decided that the restraint did not fit correctly, so she wanted to...

Injuries to hands and face

2017 dataset
1008737 02-Jun-2015 CA Frisbee Illness: Seizure or LOC 14

Upon exiting the ride, the patron collapsed to the ground. She was taken to the hospital where...

Loss of consciousness

2017 dataset