Age distribution by part of ride cycle

The graph below shows the age distribution for amusement ride/device-related accidents in the Saferparks Database, grouped by part of the ride cycle. Note that either covers a small number of accident categories that can occur during either load/unload/queue or the active part of the ride cycle (for example: entrapment). Use the select form to filter the results to a specific industry sector, device category, or device type.


Source: Public records requested from state and federal regulatory agencies for years 2011-2016.
Regulated industry sectors, devices covered, and criteria for reporting accidents are different in every jurisdiction.
See the Data Sources section for more information.