Accident Data by Agency

Iowa Workforce Development

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ID Date State Tradename or generic Category Age Accident Description Injury
912428 16-Aug-2006 IA kiddie roundabout Ejection/fall from ride 3

Child was strapped in, but jumped out as the ride started and fell off. The next car behind ran...

Cut above right eye. Swelling and no movement of right leg above knee & hip. Child was transported to the hospital.

912427 04-Aug-2006 IA inflatable slide Fall (climb or play area) 3

Two children fell off while going up slide when the wind slid the ride sideways.

Two children were transported to the hospital. One was treated and released, the other was admitted overnight for observation.

912426 23-Jul-2006 IA wooden coaster Injured by foreign object 10

Loose board left behind during maintenance hit two children.

Fractured skull, bruises and scrapes

912419 17-Aug-2005 IA Scrambler Patron hit something within ride vehicle

Father and daughter riding together. They did not hold onto the lap bar and the daughter fell...

Chipped tooth

912418 04-Aug-2005 IA Roll-O-Plane Ejection/fall from ride 8

Ride door opened while in operation; operator failed to secure pin. Child hit head and lost...

Head injury

912417 01-Aug-2005 IA ferris wheel Ejection/fall from ride

Mentally challenged man was on ride with a worker. He squirmed from seat of ride and fell a...


912416 18-Jul-2005 IA Dragon Wagon Derailment

Back part of train derailed with 2-year-old child riding in first car.

912415 27-Jun-2005 IA Sky Glider Employee injured

Employee injured his elbow while performing maintenance on the ride when his safety harness...

Elbow; extent of injuries unknown.

912414 17-May-2005 IA Falling Star Patron hit by ride

Boy was hit by ride as it started. No parental guidelines. Boy was going down exit ramp....

1-inch cut on forehead.

912420 16-Jul-2004 IA Tubs of Fun Load/Unload: scrape or stumble

Child climbing steps to the ride, slipped and hit his face.