Safety information by device type

Amusement ride / Boat ride

Amusement rides that float on water and are not included in more specific water ride categories. They can range from tiny kiddie boat rides to themed dark boat rides to large sailing ships at theme parks.

Statistical Summary of Reported Accidents

This device type accounts for 3.3% of amusement ride accident reports.

Record count:387
Records that include age of victim:362(94%)
Records where accident type could be determined:381(98%)
Records with identifiable tradename:8(2%)
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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.