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Accidents - 16-25 years old - Year 2001 - Upper Leg


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 22,909
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Knives: 1,669Football: 1,269
Stairs or steps: 1,240All-terrain vehicles: 1,168
Basketball: 1,068Bicycles or accessories: 959
Baseball: 779Exercise: 753
Softball: 652Soccer: 601
Chain saws: 570Hot water: 544
Knives with replaceable blades: 414Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 399
Hockey: 394Razors or shavers: 368
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 351Fences or fence posts: 329
Track and field: 320Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 303
Horseback riding: 298Mirrors or mirror glass: 291
Bathtubs or showers: 280Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 260
Fishing: 248Floors or flooring materials: 217
Snow skiing: 203Tableware and accessories: 199
Go-carts: 172Saws: 171
Snow boarding: 151Day wear: 149
Dancing: 148Portable circular power saws: 144
Pens and pencils: 143Surfing: 143
Snowmobiles: 135Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 133
Beds: 128Rugs or carpets: 122
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 119Skateboards: 111
Weight lifting: 105Billiards or pool: 105
Other ranges: 102Golf carts: 100
Nail guns or stud drivers: 100Water skiing: 100
Bottles or jars: 94Screwdrivers: 94
Trampolines: 88Water polo: 88
Rugby: 88Ice hockey: 85
Doors: 85Ceilings and walls: 85
Glass bottles or jars: 83Aquariums or accessories: 83
Ball sports: 83Microwave ovens: 77
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 77Kitchen mixing bowls, canisters or similar containers: 76
Windows or window glass: 76Built-in swimming pools: 76
Pruning or trimming equipment: 76Containers: 74
BBs or pellets: 74Other ovens: 68
Fans: 68Coal or wood-burning stoves: 68
Extension ladders: 68Sleds: 68
House repair or construction materials: 67Other nonglass doors: 66
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 66Swings or swing sets: 66
Ice picks: 66Metal cookware: 66
Light bulbs: 66Power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 66
Vises or workshop clamps: 66Gasoline: 66
Gymnastics: 66Cookware: 66
Riding power lawn mowers: 66Cribs: 66
Jewelry: 66Vending machines: 66
Tables: 57Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 55
Scaffolding: 50Wheelchairs: 47
Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 38Boilers: 38
Clocks: 38Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 33
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 33Other Irons: 33
Hammers: 33Power saws: 33
Water tubing: 33Cheerleading: 33
Roller skating: 33Footwear: 33
Ladders: 33Sinks: 16
Escalators: 16Hatchets or axes: 16
Air conditioners: 16Pipes: 16
Power hedge trimmers: 16Grills: 16
Scissors: 16Steam irons: 16
Kerosene: 16Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 16
Bleachers: 16Other power saws: 16
Clothes dryers: 16Other unpowered garden tools: 16
Ammonia, household: 16Inflatable furniture: 16
Chairs: 16Benches: 16
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 16Toilets: 16
Bars and bar accessories: 16Flying toys: 16
Scooters/skateboards, powered: 16Tools: 16
Batteries: 16Fireworks: 16
Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 16Ashtrays, not electric or not battery operated: 16
Workshop compounds or chemicals: 7Other ball sports: 7
Adhesives: 6

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