Safety information by device type

Water park / Funnel

Description

Riders sit in a 2-6 seater round tube, then drop from inside a tunnel into a big sideways funnel and into a splash pool.
Includes the following tradenames and generic devices:

Statistical Summary of Reported Accidents

This device type accounts for 1.4% of water park accident reports.

Record count:59
Records that include age of victim:44(75%)
Records where accident type could be determined:49(83%)
Records with identifiable tradename:56(95%)
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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.