Safety information by device type

Recreation / Bungee

Description

This includes amusement devices that make significant use of bungy cords or other technologies that achieve a similar effect.
Includes the following tradenames and generic devices:

Statistical Summary of Reported Accidents

This device type accounts for 2.0% of recreation accident reports.

Record count:53
Records that include age of victim:33(62%)
Records where accident type could be determined:47(89%)
Records with identifiable tradename:49(92%)
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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.