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2017 Data Set

Description:

The Saferparks 2017 data set has approximately 8,000 amusement ride accident reports from 28 state agencies and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, primarily for years 2011-2016. In a few cases, media reports of serious accidents have been included because they showed up in a web search while researching government records. Note that reporting criteria, level of detail provided, equipment types included, and years covered vary widely by jurisdiction.

Data source:
U.S. state and federal regulatory agencies, media reports

Legacy Data Set

Description:

The Saferparks legacy data set has approximately 15,000 amusement ride accident reports from 30 agencies. Dates range from 1986-2009 with most records from years 1999-2007. Note that reporting criteria, level of detail provided, equipment types included, and years covered vary widely by jurisdiction.

Data source:
U.S. federal, state and local regulatory agencies

NEISS Data Set

Description:

Saferparks retrieved NEISS hospital data from 2013-2017 for product codes 1293 (amusement devices), 3295 (water slides, public), and 3259 (go-karts) to be used in a quick-look analysis. The data set includes Saferparks categorization by device type based on narrative and location fields.

Data source:
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission