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Accidents - 0-5 years old - Year 2001 - Lower Leg


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 35,966
See also: Other years, Other age groups, Other body parts.

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Stairs or steps: 3,564Beds: 3,158
Bicycles or accessories: 2,238Trampolines: 1,989
Slides or sliding boards: 1,963Floors or flooring materials: 1,791
Chairs: 1,395Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 1,100
Tables: 811Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 743
Televisions: 664Bunk beds: 599
Other Irons: 487Other toys: 463
Playground equipment: 453Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 452
Swings or swing sets: 406Doors: 406
Scooters, unpowered: 363Tricycles: 358
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 346House repair or construction materials: 344
Drinking glasses: 340Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 338
Footwear: 281Day wear: 275
Snow skiing: 274Grocery or shopping carts: 270
All-terrain vehicles: 247Bathtubs or showers: 247
Roller skating: 243Tableware and accessories: 223
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 220Hot water: 217
Cribs: 211Metal containers: 203
Baby walkers or jumpers: 200Ceilings and walls: 184
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 174Rugs or carpets: 171
Radiators: 168Other playground equipment: 163
Barstools or kitchen stools: 159Golf carts: 158
Swimming pools: 150Amusement attractions: 150
Pipes: 149Basketball: 145
Youth chairs: 143Lawn mowers: 143
Soccer: 136Grills: 134
Powered riding toys: 133Car seats: 132
Fences or fence posts: 131Counters or countertops: 130
Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 128Pet supplies: 125
Playpens: 123Bags: 121
Bedsprings or bedframes: 117Aquariums or accessories: 117
Furniture: 117Glass bottles or jars: 113
Ball sports: 111Containers: 99
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 97Other ranges: 94
Football: 89Sinks: 89
Window screens: 88Windows or window glass: 87
Riding power lawn mowers: 83Scissors: 83
Stools: 82Step stools: 82
Baby strollers: 81Weight lifting: 79
Electric deep fryers: 77Darts: 77
Water slides: 77Billiards or pool: 76
Tombstones or grave markers: 76Gymnastics: 76
Baby bottles or nipples: 76Other baby carriers: 76
Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 76Swimming: 72
Nightwear: 68Hatchets or axes: 68
Slow cookers: 68Treehouses or playhouses: 67
Wrestling: 66Exercise: 66
Golf: 66Toy sports equipment: 66
Sports and recreational activity: 66Electric grills: 66
Public equipment: 61Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 57
High chairs: 48Mattresses: 44
Carts: 44Go-carts: 40
Mirrors or mirror glass: 40Pillows: 38
Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 38Electrical wire or wiring systems: 38
In-line skating: 33Baby changing tables: 33
Bowling: 33Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 33
Exercise equipment: 26Riding toys: 25
Television tables or stands: 23Inflatable furniture: 23
Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 23Bleachers: 23
Fireworks: 23Scooters/skateboards, powered: 23
Seesaws or teeterboards: 18Pins and needles: 16
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 16Rocking chairs: 16
Bleaches: 16Ladders: 16
Elevators or other lifts: 16Gas or LP floor or wall heaters: 16
Chemicals: 16Air conditioners: 16
Balloons: 16Vaporizers: 16
Knives with replaceable blades: 16Skating: 16
Magazine racks or book ends: 16Baby bouncer seats: 16
Hammocks: 16Baseball: 16
Benches: 16Electric counter-top ovens, broilers or toaster ovens: 16
Other nonglass doors: 16Clothes dryers: 16
Baby gates or barriers: 16Radios: 16
Wading pools: 16Baby exercisers: 16
Cardboard products: 13Fishing: 12
Bottles or jars: 12Recliner chairs: 12
Windowsills or frames: 7Doorsills or frames: 7
Vacuum cleaners: 7General purpose household cleaners: 7
Metal cookware: 7Other ovens: 7
Handrails, railings or banisters: 7Floor buffers or waxers: 7
Paper products: 7Convertible beds, hideaway beds or sofa beds: 7
Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 7Sleds: 7
Toy boxes or chests: 7Workshop furnishings: 7
Plastic products: 7Pens and pencils: 6
Wheelchairs: 6Gasoline: 6
Wire: 6Blankets: 6
Ramps or landings: 6Poles: 6
Storm windows: 6Towels or cloths: 6
Light bulbs: 6Cookware: 6
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 6Upholstered footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 6
Potty chairs or training seats: 6Swimming pool equipment: 6
Wheeled riding toys, unpowered: 6Microwave ovens: 6
Martial arts: 6Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 6
Electric frying pans and skillets: 6Decorative yard equipment: 6
Dancing: 6Fertilizers: 6
Other containers: 6Tractors: 6
Kites or kite string: 6Clothing accessories: 6
Skateboards: 6Other glass bottles or jars: 6

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