Safety information by device type

Amusement ride / Coaster - family/kiddie

Coasters intended for use by young children. In general, small children may ride without adult supervision on kiddie coasters, but should ride with a responsible adult on family coasters. See posted rules and restrictions on each ride.

Statistical Summary of Reported Accidents

This device type accounts for 2.5% of amusement ride accident reports.

Record count:287
Records that include age of victim:229(80%)
Records where accident type could be determined:268(93%)
Records with identifiable tradename:129(45%)
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Includes the following tradenames and generic devices:

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