Safety information by device type

Amusement ride / Simulator

Amusement devices that use computer-controlled movement and visual/auditory effects to simulate experiences such as space or airplane flight.

Statistical Summary of Reported Accidents

This device type accounts for 1.7% of amusement ride accident reports.

Record count:197
Records that include age of victim:180(91%)
Records where accident type could be determined:192(97%)
Records with identifiable tradename:43(22%)
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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.