Safety information by device type

Water park / Tube slide

Riders sit on inner tubes as they descend the slide.

Statistical Summary of Reported Accidents

This device type accounts for 20.2% of water park accident reports.

Record count:1365
Records that include age of victim:1156(85%)
Records where accident type could be determined:1239(91%)
Records with identifiable tradename:33(2%)
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Tradenames

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.