Safety information by device type

Amusement ride / Coaster - wooden

A roller coaster with laminated steel running rails overlaid upon a wooden track.

Statistical Summary of Reported Accidents

This device type accounts for 6.3% of amusement ride accident reports.

Record count:737
Records that include age of victim:588(80%)
Records where accident type could be determined:676(92%)
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.