Safety information by device type

Amusement ride / Bumper boat

Inner tube-based watercraft that can be steered by the rider. Some are driven by electric motors, some by gasoline engines, and some require the rider to propel the craft by pedaling. Most are equipped with water guns for duels with other riders.

Statistical Summary of Reported Accidents

This device type accounts for 0.6% of amusement ride accident reports.

Record count:64
Records that include age of victim:52(81%)
Records where accident type could be determined:57(89%)
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.