Ride of Steel, Darien Lake, New York, USA

A 29-year-old man fell out of the coaster and died. The rider was a war veteran and double leg amputee. Source

High Roller, Lostock Hall Carnival, Lancashire, UK

A girl suffered serious injuries including a fractured pelvis when she was thrown from the end seat of the ride. The owner was found to be at fault, after not adhering to a safety notice to close or modify the end seats.