Rainbow, Liseberg, Gothenburg, Sweden

This Rainbow ride collapsed, causing some riders to be thrown from the platform. There were no serious injuries, although three riders were hospitalised. The ride was later removed.

Star Jet, Casino Pier, Jersey Shore, USA

A worker was struck by a car while attempting to retrieve a lost hat, and died later in hospital. Source

Cobra, Tivoli Friheden, Aarhus, Denmark

Four people were injured when the inverted coaster’s car derailed and fell to the ground. Source

Tagada, Travelling Funfair, Silverstone, UK

Two riders were thrown from the ride when the seating collapsed. Both suffered back injuries and bruising.