Safety information by device type

Amusement ride / Track ride

Ride travels on track; can be slow and meandering or fast, including 360-degree vertical loops.

Statistical Summary of Reported Accidents

This device type accounts for 5.5% of amusement ride accident reports.

Record count:641
Records that include age of victim:590(92%)
Records where accident type could be determined:617(96%)
Records with identifiable tradename:81(13%)
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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.