Safety information by device type

Amusement ride / Roll-o-plane/booster/speed

Description

These rides consist of a long arm connected at its midpoint to a tower support. cars are mounted at the end of each arm. The arm rotates about the central axis, and the cars at the ends of the arms rotate about their axis.
Includes the following tradenames and generic devices:

Statistical Summary of Reported Accidents

This device type accounts for 0.3% of amusement ride accident reports.

Record count:20
Records that include age of victim:13(65%)
Records where accident type could be determined:19(95%)
Records with identifiable tradename:20(100%)
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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.