Accident Data by Agency

Wisconsin Dept. of Commerce, Safety and Building Division

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ID Date State Tradename or generic Category Age Accident Description Injury
916776 17-Aug-2007 WI Octopus Abrupt stop/drop/lurch

Upper swivel block broke - tub hit ground. Both were transported to hospital.

916773 31-Jul-2007 WI go kart Go-kart or bumper car hit stationary object

Patron stated she hit the wall and her long hair came loose and got entangled in the recoil....

Gash on forehead

916769 27-Jul-2007 WI Sky Glider Entrapment or pinch-point 63

Patron got right leg pulled under chair after sitting down to ride the Sky Glider.

Sprain knee

916774 27-Jul-2007 WI go kart Collision: patron-controlled vehicles

Patrons were one in front of the other at the track. First patron swerved to avoid another cart...

Neck and knee injuries

912469 13-Jul-2007 WI giant swing Ejection/fall from ride 16

One of two tandem riders fell to her death when she pulled the release cord that was intended to...


916764 06-Jul-2007 WI Sky Glider Ejection/fall from ride 26

Patron had bad knee and had asked to stop the ride to get off. Ride did not stop and man was...

Injured right knee (bad leg)

916765 04-Jul-2007 WI Sky Glider Load/Unload: scrape or stumble 54

Patron was getting on ride and did not get in box to load ride fast enough, was bumped by chair...

Left elbow and knee swollen

916771 30-Jun-2007 WI Sky Glider Load/Unload: hit or pinched by restraint 58

Safety bar pinched patron's hand during loading process.

Swollen and bruised top of left hand

916772 30-Jun-2007 WI Sky Glider Load/Unload: scrape or stumble 49

Patron fell while loading onto ride.

Scraped hand and knee

916770 28-Jun-2007 WI Sky Glider Load/Unload: hit or pinched by restraint

Patron was getting on the ride when the bar was closed on her wrist.

Swollen wrist