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Carnival Company Incident Database- BETA

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Information compiled 2004 ---> 2011

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Alabama
C & M SOUTHERN MIDWAYS There have been 7 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 unsafe issue with ride operator
  • 3 involving rider injuries

DIXIELAND CARNIVAL COMPANY

There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 unsafe issue with ride operator
KISSEL ENTERTAINMENT There have been 8 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 8 unsafe issue with ride operator

JAMES GANG AMUSEMENTS

There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 unsafe issue with ride operator

 

Alaska

None at this time.


Arizona
Browns Amusements There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 unsafe issue with ride operator
  • 1 involving rider injuries

Frazier Shows

There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
Great Northern Rides There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator
  • 3 involving rider injuries
Midway West Amusements There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
Ray Cammack Shows There have been 25 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 15 unsafe issue with rider operator
  • 10 involving ride injuries

3.20.11: Man, 46, Dies After Falling From Carnival Ride

Sun Valley Rides

There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries

Arkansas
Funland Rogers Brothers Amusements There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries
  • 2 unsafe issue with ride operator

California
Butler Amusements There have been 22 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 12 involving rider injuries
  • 10 unsafe issue with ride operator

California Carnival Co.

There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 1 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator
Candyland Amusements There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
Christiansen Amusements There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
Davis Rides & Entertainment There have been 9 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
  • 4 unsafe issue with ride operator
Helm and Sons There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries

Johnston

Amusements

There have been 8 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 7 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator
Kastl Amusements There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries
Midway of Fun There have been 9 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 9 involving rider injuries

6.23.10: Fair Worker Struck by Ride; Leg Severed

Paul Mauer Shows There have been 14 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 10 involving rider injuries
  • 4 unsafe issue with ride operator
Shamrock Shows There have been 13 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 13 involving rider injuries
Swartwood Amusement Co. There have been 11 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 8 involving rider injuries
  • 3 unsafe issue with ride operator
Wold Amusements There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries

Colorado

None at this time.


Connecticut
Marenna Amusements There have been 6 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
  • 2 unsafe issue with ride operator
Stewart Amusement There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
Tufano Amusement There have been 1 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 1 involving rider injury
 

Delaware

None at this time.


Florida
Belle City Amusements There have been 7 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 7 involving rider injuries
Big 'O' Amusements There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
Carol Stream Amusements There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries
Deggeller Attractions There have been 8 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 7 unsafe issue with ride operator
  • 1 involving rider injuries

7.3.11: 6 Injured on Carnival Ride

Hilderbrand Rides, Inc. There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
Interstate Amusements of America There have been 6 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator
JCJ Amusements There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
Mighty Blue Grass Shows There have been 18 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 13 involving rider injuries
  • 5 unsafe issue with ride operator
Myers International Midways There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
Reithiffer Shows There have been 12 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 7 involving rider injuries
  • 5 unsafe issue with ride operator

7.17.11: Girl, 17, Electrocuted

Strates Shows There have been 8 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 8 involving rider injuries
Wade Shows There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 unsafe issue with ride operator
 
Georgia
Family Attractions Amusement There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries
Gold Medal Shows There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 unsafe issue with ride operator
  • 2 involving rider injuries
Drew Exposition There have been 9 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 9 involving rider injuries

5.16.11: 2 Men Fall From Ferris Wheel; 1 Dead

Jules and Beck Combined Shows There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
Peachtree Rides There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries

Hawaii
E.K. Fernandez Shows There have been 7 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 6 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator

Idaho
Funtime Carnival Company There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries

Illinois
All Around Amusements There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
Alpine Amusements There have been 7 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 6 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator
American Banner Amusements There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 unsafe issue with ride operator
Family Fun Festivals There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
Fantasy Amusements There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries
Luehrs Ideal Rides There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
Modern Midways There have been 7 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 7 unsafe issue with ride operator

3/22/13: Carnival Ride Fails

Swyear Amusements There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 unsafe issue with ride operator
Skinners Amusements There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
Spectacular Midways There have been 10 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
  • 5 unsafe issue with ride operator
Wilsons Family Show There have been 1 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 1 involving rider injuries
Windy City Amusements There have been 11 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 11 involving rider injuries
Zeiler Amusements There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator

Indiana
Brady's Amusements There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
Burton Brothers Rides There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries

Iowa

None at this time.


Kansas

None at this time.


Kentucky
Great American Shows There have been 8 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
  • 4 unsafe issue with ride operator

Louisiana
Lowery Shows There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
Mitchell Brothers Amusements There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator
  • 1 issue with restraint
 
Maine

None at this time.


Maryland
Rosedale Attractions There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
Shaw and Sons Amusement There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
Stine Amusements There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 unsafe issue with ride operator
 
Massachusetts
Castle Rock Shows There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries
  • 1 issue with restraint
Gillett Shows There have been 7 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 7 involving rider injuries

9.6.10: 2-Year-Old Injured on Carnival Ride

North American Amusement There have been 16 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 12 involving rider injuries
  • 4 unsafe issue with ride operator
 

Michigan
Arnold Amusements

There have been 1 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:

  • 1 involving rider injuries

Elliott's Amusements There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator

McDonagh’s Amusements

There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
Schmidt Amusements There have been 1 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 1 involving rider injuries
Skerbeck Brothers Shows There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator
Playworld Amusements There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 unsafe issue with ride operator
Spectrum Entertainment There have been 15 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 13 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator
  • 1 issues with restraint
 
Minnesota
Family Fun Shows There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
Gold Star Amusements There have been 8 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 7 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator
Gopher State Exposition There have been 10 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
  • 5 unsafe issue with ride operator
J & K Amusements There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries

Mississippi
Mississippi Delta Shows There have been 7 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 7 involving rider injuries
North American Midway Entertainment There have been 27 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 21 involving rider injuries
  • 4 unsafe issue with ride operator
  • 2 involving rider failing to remain seated

Missouri

None at this time.


Montana
Royal West Amusements &
Inland Empire Shows
There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 1 involving rider injuries
  • 3 involving rider failing to remain seated

Nebraska

None at this time.

 
Nevada
Armstrong Shows There have been 11 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 7 involving rider injuries
  • 3 unsafe issue with ride operator
  • 1 issue with restraint

New Hampshire
Fanelli Amusements There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries
Fiesta Shows There have been 12 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 9 involving rider injuries
  • 2 unsafe issue with ride operator
  • 1 issues with restraint
Miller Amusements There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries

New Jersey
21st  Century Shows There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
Amusements of America There have been 7 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 6 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator
Campy's Amusements There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
McCafferty Enterprises There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries
Skelly’s Amusements There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries

New Mexico

None at this time.


New York
All County Amusements There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
Blue Sky Amusements There have been 8 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 7 involving rider injuries
  • 1 issues with restraint
C & N Amusements There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
Dreamland Amusements There have been 10 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 8 involving rider injuries
  • 2 unsafe issue with ride operator
Hammerl Amusements There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 unsafe issue with ride operator
Hawkins Amusement Rides There have been 7 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries
  • 3 unsafe issue with ride operator
  • 1 issues with restraint
Main Event Amusements There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
Midways Rides of Utica There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries
Newton Shows There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 1 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator

Ontario Amusements

There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
  • 1 issues with restraint
Playland Amusements There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
Shamrock Shows There have been 17 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 15 involving rider injuries
  • 2 unsafe issue with ride operator
Wheelock Rides There have been 1 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator

North Carolina
Boone Enterprises There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
Brinkley Entertainment There have been 7 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 7 involving rider injuries
Pinnacle Amusements There have been 8 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
  • 4 unsafe issue with ride operator
Powers Great American Midway There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries

6.9.12: Boy Falls From Ride

8.17.10: Ride Operator and Child Hurt


North Dakota

None at this time.

 
Ohio
Bates Amusement There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
Bates Brothers Amusements There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
Classic Midway There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
  • 2 unsafe issue with ride operator
  • 1 issue with restraint
D & R Shows There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries
Durant  Amusements There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
Funtime Carnival There have been 1 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 1 involving rider injuries
Gambill Amusements There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator
Kissel Brothers Shows There have been 11 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 10 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator
McGinnis Amusements There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 1 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator
Murray Brothers Amusements There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
Otterbacher Shows There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 unsafe issue with ride operator
Triple Treat Shows There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 unsafe issue with ride operator
  • 1 involving rider injuries

Oklahoma
Murphy Brothers Exposition There have been 11 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 8 involving rider injuries
  • 2 unsafe issue with ride operator
  • 1 issue with restraint

Oregon
Davis Amusement Cascadia There have been 7 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
  • 2 issue with restraint
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator
Davis Shows Northwest There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
Funtastic Traveling Shows There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
  • 3 involving rider failing to remain seated

7/18/13: 2 Struck by Piece of Carnival Ride


Pennsylvania
 C & L Shows There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
  • 1 rider failed to remain seated
Inners Shows There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
Jim Houghton Enterprises There have been 7 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 6 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with operator
Majestic Midways There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 1 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with operator
  • 1 rider failed to remain seated
Oscar's Amusements There have been 9 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
  • 2 involving rider failed to remain seated
  • 2 unsafe issue with operator
  • 1 issue with restraint
Russ Amusements There have been 1 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 1 involving rider injuries
S & S Amusements There have been 7 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 6 involving rider injuries
  • 1 issue with restraint

Swank's Steel City Shows

There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
Snyder's Amusements There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries
Tons of Fun Shows There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider failing to remain seated

Rhode Island

Rockwell Amusements

There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator

South Carolina

None at this time.


South Dakota
Mac's Carnival and Attractions There have been 0 safety incidents brought before ASO.

5.14.11: Brother and Sister Thrown From Ride


Tennessee
Cumberland Valley Shows There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries
Dickson Carnival Company There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries
  • 1 involving rider failing to remain seated

Texas
Carnival Americana There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
Century 21 Shows There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
Family Shows of Houston There have been 1 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 1 involving rider injuries
Heart of America Shows There have been 7 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 7 involving rider injuries
Moore's Greater Shows There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries

5.28.11: Ride Collapses; Two Children Hurt

Talley Amusements There have been 6 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator
  • 1 issues with restraint
Thomas Carnival There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
Wagner's Carnival There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 1 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator
Wood Entertainment Company There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
  • 3 unsafe issue with ride operator

6.21.11: 2 Injured in Carnival Ride Accident


Utah
City of Fun Shows There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 unsafe issue with ride operator

Vermont
Amyland Amusements There have been 3 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 3 involving rider injuries

Virginia
Boardwalk Attractions There have been 7 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
  • 2 unsafe issue with ride operator
Cole Shows Amusement Company There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 4 involving rider injuries

Washington

None at this time.

 
West Virginia
Myers Amusements There have been 4 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 2 involving rider injuries
  • 2 involving restraint issues

Wisconsin
A & P Enterprise Shows There have been 6 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator
Chippewa Valley Rides There have been 5 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 5 involving rider injuries
Earl's Rides There have been 2 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 1 involving rider injuries
  • 1 issue with restraint
Wenzel Amazements There have been 8 safety incidents brought before ASO. Those include:
  • 7 involving rider injuries
  • 1 unsafe issue with ride operator

Wyoming

None at this time.

 

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