This is a summary of notable incidents that have taken place at amusement parks, water parks, or theme parks that are currently owned or operated by Cedar Fair. This list is not intended to be a comprehensive list of every such event, but only those that had a significant impact on the parks or park operations, or are otherwise significantly newsworthy. The term incidents refers to major accidents, injuries, or deaths that occur at a park. These incidents were required to be reported to regulatory authorities due to where they occurred. They usually fall into one of the following categories:

  1. Negligence on the part of the guest, such as refusal to follow specific ride safety instructions.
  2. A guest deliberately breaking park rules.
  3. A guest's known, or unknown, health issues.
  4. Negligence on the part of the park, either by a ride operator or maintenance staff.
  5. Negligence on the part of the attraction's manufacturer (e.g., faulty design)
  6. An Act of God or a generic accident (e.g., slipping and falling) that is not a direct result of an action or inaction on anybody's part.

Canada's Wonderland

Main article: Canada's Wonderland

The Bat

Victoria Falls

Carowinds

Main article: Carowinds

Carolina Harbor

Copperhead Strike

Dodg'em

Drop Tower: Scream Zone

Nighthawk

Rip Roarin' Rapids

Thunder Road

Cedar Point

Main article: Cedar Point

Cedar Creek Mine Ride

Corkscrew

Disaster Transport

GateKeeper

Gemini

Magnum XL-200

Mean Streak

Millennium Force

Raptor

Scamper

Shoot the Rapids

Skyhawk

Snake River Falls

Space Spiral

Steel Vengeance

Top Thrill Dragster

Valravn

VertiGo

White Water Landing

WildCat

California's Great America

Main article: California's Great America

Demon

Drop Tower: Scream Zone

Flight Deck

Great Barrier Reef

Halloween Haunt

Invertigo

Logger's Run

Rue Le Dodge

Whizzer

Yankee Clipper

Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom

Main article: Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom

Colossus

Ferris Wheel

Flying Dutchman

Halloween Haunt

Hercules

Journey to the Center of the Earth

The Monster

Scenic Railway

Sky Ride

Steel Force

Stinger

Thunder Creek Mountain

Thunder Creek Raceway

Thunderhawk

Wildwater Kingdom

Geauga Lake

Main articles: SeaWorld Ohio, Geauga Lake, Incidents at SeaWorld parks, and Incidents at Six Flags parks

Baywatch Water Show

Big Dipper

Dominator

Double Loop

Mr. Hyde's Nasty Fall

Raging Wolf Bobs

Sky Glide

Villain

Gilroy Gardens

Main article: Gilroy Gardens

Sky Trail Monorail

Kings Dominion

Main article: Kings Dominion

Dominator

Eiffel Tower

Galaxie

Intimidator 305

Shockwave

Tornado

Twisted Timbers

Volcano: The Blast Coaster

White Water Canyon

Kings Island

Main article: Kings Island

Eiffel Tower

Firehawk

Flight Commander

Flight of Fear

King Cobra

Lion Country Safari

Oktoberfest area

Royal Fountains

Skylab

Skyride

Sling Shot

Son of Beast

The Bat

The Beast

Knott's Berry Farm

Main article: Knott's Berry Farm

Bigfoot Rapids

Boomerang

Butterfield Stagecoach

Calico Railroad

Calico Square

Coast Rider

GhostRider

Jaguar!

Montezooma's Revenge

Perilous Plunge

Pony Express

Sky Jump

Supreme Scream

Tampico Tumbler

Timber Mountain Log Ride

Xcelerator

Michigan's Adventure

Main article: Michigan's Adventure

Chaos

Thunderhawk

WildWater Adventure

Zach's Zoomer

Valleyfair

Main article: Valleyfair

Adult Night

The Flume

London Terror

Power Tower

Soak City

ValleySCARE

Xtreme Swing

Wild Thing

Worlds of Fun

Main article: Worlds of Fun

Barnstormer

Extremeroller

Oceans of Fun

Orient Express

Timber Wolf

WindSeeker

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