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Accidents - 16-25 years old - Year 2000 - Eyeball


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 39,768
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Welding equipment: 3,140Basketball: 3,109
Power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 1,382Adhesives: 1,176
Bleaches: 991Baseball: 906
Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 894General purpose household cleaners: 867
Chemicals: 737House repair or construction materials: 727
Fireworks: 710Batteries: 666
Lawn mowers: 575Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 545
Drills: 541Football: 508
Soccer: 489Automotive chemicals: 427
Swimming: 377Saws: 363
Ceilings and walls: 360Gasoline: 356
Bottles or jars: 346Pipes: 331
Manicuring devices: 326Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 320
Chain saws: 315All-terrain vehicles: 312
Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 308Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 306
Screwdrivers: 305Thermal or sound insulation materials: 290
Personal protection devices: 274Fishing: 257
Windows or window glass: 253Wire: 252
Softball: 247Soaps: 243
Pens and pencils: 239Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 238
Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 233Paper products: 232
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 230Manual cleaning equipment: 221
Matches: 216Floors or flooring materials: 208
Beds: 207Containers: 194
Ball sports: 185Power lawn mowers: 184
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 182Desk supplies: 181
Doors: 181Stretch cords or stretch straps: 180
Tennis: 174Bathtubs or showers: 173
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 173Other unpowered garden tools: 166
Detergents: 166Spot removers or cleaning fluids: 165
Drinking glasses: 163Eye protection devices: 159
Blankets: 156Fences or fence posts: 155
Grills: 153Drain cleaners: 153
Portable power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 153Metal containers: 151
Light bulbs: 146Hair grooming equipment or accessories: 140
Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 137Other power saws: 136
Ceramics supplies or equipment: 129Bicycles or accessories: 127
Golf: 125Lubricants: 124
Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 123Eyeglasses: 122
Clothing accessories: 122Other toys: 121
Outerwear: 114Oven cleaners: 112
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 112Rocketry sets: 112
Cookware: 108Paint or varnish thinners: 108
Other manual workshop tools: 108Public equipment: 107
Towels or cloths: 105Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 104
Exercise equipment: 104Nonglass bottles or jars: 104
Electric welding equipment: 104Power saws: 102
Stairs or steps: 102Pacifiers or teething rings: 101
Tables: 96Tableware and accessories: 93
Hammers: 90Christmas decorations: 90
Wrestling: 88Bench or table saws: 88
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 87Swimming pool chemicals: 87
Power drills or accessories: 86Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 86
BBs or pellets: 85Telephones or telephone accessories: 85
Rugs or carpets: 85Laser pointers: 84
Darts: 83Cheerleading: 81
Day wear: 78Radial arm saws: 78
Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 77Heavy-duty workshop staplers: 77
Keys, key rings or key chains: 77Charcoal or wood-burning grills: 77
Kerosene: 77Chains: 77
Acids: 77Pressure cookers or canners: 77
Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 75Electrical wire or wiring systems: 75
Snow boarding: 75Caulking or spackling compounds: 70
Hockey: 70Lacrosse: 70
Gas or LP grills or stoves: 70Rugby: 70
Paintbrushes or rollers, manual: 69Sewing basket articles: 69
Snow skiing: 69First aid equipment: 69
Watches: 69Vacuum cleaners: 69
Ammonia, household: 69Other containers: 69
School laboratory chemicals: 69Oil furnaces: 69
Snowmobiles: 69Fireplace equipment: 69
Handrails, railings or banisters: 69Toy sports equipment: 69
Pins and needles: 69Fuel-burning welding equipment: 67
Power tillers or cultivators: 67Clothing: 67
Cutting torches: 67Heaters or heating systems: 67
Scaffolding: 67Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 67
Built-in swimming pools: 67Flatware: 67
Amusement attractions: 67Power sanders: 67
Pet supplies: 67Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 67
Exercise: 52Pruning or trimming equipment: 52
Portable circular power saws: 52Aerosol containers: 51
Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 42Soldering equipment: 42
Plastic bags: 42Chairs: 42
Jigsaws: 39Martial arts: 38
Rope or string: 36Plastic products: 35
Laundry soaps or detergents: 35Cigarette or pipe lighters: 35
Hot tubs or home spas: 35Gasoline cans: 35
Boxing: 34Cabinet or door hardware: 34
Air conditioners: 34Antifreeze: 34
Swimming pools: 23Pillows: 23
Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 18Computers: 18
Photographic equipment: 18Panelboards, circuit breakers, ground fault circuit interrupters: 18
Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 18Magazine racks or book ends: 17
Bedspreads, throws or comforters: 17Wood paneling and particleboard: 17
Costumes or masks: 17Molding compounds: 17
Toilet bowl products: 17Artificial flowers or plants: 17
Manual snow or ice removal tools: 17Hatchets or axes: 17
Power leaf mulchers and grinders: 17Sinks: 17
Leaf blowers: 17Metal polishes, tarnish removers or preventatives: 17
Jewelry: 17Sports and recreational activity: 17
Tools: 17Nail guns or stud drivers: 17
Other antennas: 17Ice makers: 17
Electric Christmas decorations: 17Knives: 17
Scissors: 17In-line skating: 17
Hand saws: 17Other ovens: 17
Other portable or stationary power tools: 17Combs or hairbrushes: 17
Other ranges: 17Glass bottles or jars: 17
Horseshoes: 17Fuel-burning lighting equipment: 17
Billiards or pool: 17Volleyball: 17
Floor lamps or table lamps: 17Camping equipment: 17
Other plastic products: 17Roller hockey: 17
General home or room involvement in fires: 17Automotive waxes, polishes or cleaners: 17
Other fireplaces: 17Buckets or pails: 17
Photographic chemicals: 5Nonelectric toothbrushes: 5
Fire extinguishers: 5Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 5
Bleachers: 5

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