Safety information by accident type

Employee injured

Description

Park or carnival employee injured or killed while working on ride

Statistical Summary of Reported Accidents

This category accounts for 0.3% of all accident reports, and 1.9% of accidents during either part of cycle.

Record count:42
Records that include age of victim:23(55%)
Records where device type could be determined:42(100%)
Records with identifiable tradename:13(31%)
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Source: Public records provided by U.S. regulatory agencies under widely varying laws. Regulated industry sectors & devices and criteria for reporting accidents are different in every jurisdiction. 83% of the records were provided by three states (NJ, CA, and TX). 88% of the reports fall within the years 1999-2007. See the Data Sources page for more information.