The charts in this section are designed to provide general statewide information on boating accidents. Three groups of charts give information on:
Some charts are organized by the number of accidents, which totaled 907. Other charts are organized by the number of vessels involved in accidents which totaled 1,304. The totals listed on the charts Type of Accident and Cause of Accident exceed the total number of accidents because many accidents fell into more than one category. The chart Operators Involved in All Accidents by Age shows a total of 1,304 vessels. The chart also shows a total of 1,123, which indicates the total number of operators, as 181 vessels involved in accidents did not have operators.
The totals listed on the charts Type of Accident and Cause of Accident exceed the total number of PWC accidents, which was 264, because many accidents fell into more than one category.
Totals on most of the charts containing information for fatal accidents add up to the total number of
fatalities, which was 42. Other charts are organized by the total number of vessels involved in fatal accidents, which was 44. The total listed on the chart Cause of Accident exceeds the total number of fatalities because many accidents involving fatalities fell into more than one category.
|1||Accidents by Month||15||PWC - Type of Accident|
|2||Accidents by Day of the Week||16||PWC - Cause of Accident|
|3||Accidents by Time of Day||17||Fatalities by Month|
|4||Vessels Involved in All Accidents by Type||18||Fatalities by Day of the Week|
|5||Vessels Involved in All Accidents by Length||19||Fatalities by Time of Day|
|6||Operators Involved in All Accidents by Age||20||Fatalities by Type of Vessel|
|7||Operation at Time of Accident||21||Fatalities by Length of Vessel|
|8||Type of Accident||22||Operators Involved in Fatal Accidents by Age|
|9||Cause of Accident||23||Fatalities by Operation at Time of Accident|
|10||Accident Locations||24||Fatalities by Type of Accident|
|11||Water Skiing Accidents||25||Fatalities by Cause of Accident|
|12||Rented Vessels Involved in|
All Accidents by Vessel Type
|26||Fatalities by Accident Location|
|13||Vessels Involved in All Accidents||27||Fatalities by Age of Victim|
|14||PWC - Operators Involved in Accidents by Age||28||Fatalities by Cause of Death|