Safety information by device type

Recreation / Snow tubing/toboggan

Winter recreation courses devoted solely to tubing or toboggans. Such courses often have slopes or barriers on the periphery to guide the tubes along a safe course. Motorized pulley towlines are often used to tow riders and their equipment back to the top of the course after riding to the bottom.

Statistical Summary of Reported Accidents

This device type accounts for 0.9% of recreation accident reports.

Record count:42
Records that include age of victim:40(95%)
Records where accident type could be determined:41(98%)
Records with identifiable tradename:0(0%)
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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.