Safety information by device type

Amusement ride / Coaster - steel

Steel coaster larger than kiddie coaster

Statistical Summary of Reported Accidents

This device type accounts for 24.9% of amusement ride accident reports.

Record count:2894
Records that include age of victim:2563(89%)
Records where accident type could be determined:2763(95%)
Records with identifiable tradename:1297(45%)
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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.