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Accidents - 16-25 years old - Years 1997-2010 - Eyeball


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 515,493
See also: Other age groups, Other body parts.

Accidents - Years 1997-2010

Year 1997:33,978
Year 1998:37,047
Year 1999:37,246
Year 2000:39,768
Year 2001:41,856
Year 2002:39,429
Year 2003:38,871
Year 2004:38,486
Year 2005:37,178
Year 2006:36,611
Year 2007:35,946
Year 2008:33,903
Year 2009:32,321
Year 2010:32,848

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Accidents - Race

Accidents - Related Products


Welding equipment: 58,003Basketball: 36,558
Adhesives: 16,769Bleaches: 10,849
Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 10,715Power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 9,816
Workshop grinders, buffers, or polishers: 8,928Tools: 8,907
Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 8,486Football: 7,911
General purpose household cleaners: 7,837House repair or construction materials: 7,829
Saws: 6,851Batteries: 6,510
Fireworks: 6,394Chemicals: 6,239
Lawn mowers: 5,935Paper products: 5,742
Gasoline: 5,642Baseball: 5,615
Personal protection devices: 5,594Soccer: 5,411
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 4,709Ceilings and walls: 4,244
Other toys: 4,217Drills: 4,183
Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 4,172Swimming: 3,994
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 3,907Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 3,632
Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 3,596Bicycles or accessories: 3,578
Eye protection devices: 3,475All-terrain vehicles: 3,442
Softball: 3,095Bathtubs or showers: 2,518
Thermal or sound insulation materials: 2,472Chain saws: 2,472
Hammers: 2,437Automotive chemicals: 2,344
Fishing: 2,321Desk supplies: 2,319
Pens and pencils: 2,307Floors or flooring materials: 2,245
Wire: 2,221BBs or pellets: 2,214
Power saws: 2,211Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 2,180
Soaps: 2,163Doors: 2,138
Containers: 2,019Eyeglasses: 1,978
Stretch cords or stretch straps: 1,935Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 1,934
Pipes: 1,912Manual cleaning equipment: 1,896
Portable circular power saws: 1,789Bottles or jars: 1,760
Light bulbs: 1,723Volleyball: 1,688
Wrestling: 1,676Exercise: 1,669
Pruning or trimming equipment: 1,655Cardboard products: 1,633
Drinking glasses: 1,615Fences or fence posts: 1,582
Tennis: 1,566Stairs or steps: 1,555
Screwdrivers: 1,546Electric welding equipment: 1,532
Clothing accessories: 1,532Telephones or telephone accessories: 1,522
Power lawn mowers: 1,497Swimming pool chemicals: 1,487
Combs or hairbrushes: 1,434Computers: 1,431
Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 1,428Beds or bedframes: 1,424
Jewelry: 1,396Ball sports: 1,388
Swimming pools: 1,366Tables: 1,341
Day wear: 1,340Windows or window glass: 1,322
Matches: 1,299Hockey: 1,228
Footwear: 1,214Aerosol containers: 1,200
Manicuring devices: 1,186School laboratory chemicals: 1,148
Drain cleaners: 1,121Glass bottles or jars: 1,120
Oven cleaners: 1,111Golf: 1,097
Manual filing or sanding tools: 1,088Cutting torches: 1,087
Cigarette or pipe lighters: 1,075Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 1,059
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 1,054Hot water: 1,054
Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 1,045Tableware and accessories: 1,035
Metal containers: 1,028Televisions: 1,023
Paint or varnish thinners: 1,014Boxing: 1,012
Fans: 944Motor vehicles or parts: 932
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 908Toilet bowl products: 908
Other manual workshop tools: 900Knives: 892
Power drills or accessories: 888Bench or table saws: 865
First aid equipment: 861Nail guns or stud drivers: 855
Hatchets or axes: 850Acids: 847
Chairs: 846Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 842
Paper bags: 839Ammonia, household: 836
Outerwear: 832Sports and recreational activity: 831
Other unpowered garden tools: 823Lubricants: 797
Other ball sports: 790Martial arts: 783
Water polo: 777Billiards or pool: 761
Towels or cloths: 759Mirrors or mirror glass: 755
Flying toys: 752Portable power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 741
Air conditioners: 740Wood paneling and particleboard: 727
Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 726Laundry soaps or detergents: 723
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 723Automotive waxes, polishes or cleaners: 704
Other portable or stationary power tools: 696Vacuum cleaners: 696
Antifreeze: 694Rugby: 687
Weight lifting: 686Cookware: 684
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 676Dishwashing liquid: 672
Built-in swimming pools: 670Cabinet or door hardware: 667
Rope or string: 666Spot removers or cleaning fluids: 631
Keys, key rings or key chains: 628Sprayers: 625
Amusement attractions: 622Hand saws: 606
Exercise equipment: 601Paint or varnish removers, paintbrush cleaners: 597
Dancing: 595Portable power drills and accessories: 589
Detergents: 566Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 562
Rugs or carpets: 559Lacrosse: 553
Beds: 542Balloons: 537
Contact lenses: 529Hair grooming equipment or accessories: 520
Plants, trees and shrubs: 512Workshop compounds or chemicals: 507
Scissors: 506Flatware: 506
Pine oil cleaning and disinfectant preparations: 505Pet supplies: 502
Electrical wire or wiring systems: 501Counters or countertops: 499
Horseback riding: 498Ladders: 495
Fire extinguishers: 481Plastic products: 472
Furniture: 465Christmas tree lights: 460
Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 452Other antennas: 442
Other sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 437Hair dryers: 432
Nonglass bottles or jars: 431Pins and needles: 430
Clothing: 427Soldering equipment: 420
Cheerleading: 420Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 419
Snowmobiles: 416Sinks: 415
Street hockey: 412Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 408
Poles: 407Power sanders: 405
Plastic bags: 386Dishwasher detergents: 383
Grills: 383Diving or diving boards: 383
Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 375Kitchen gadgets: 374
Bags: 374Drinking straws: 372
Darts: 371Pillows: 370
Other specified plastic products: 369Abrasive cleaners: 362
Other toy weapons: 361Lighting equipment: 353
Badminton: 353Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 351
Tool sheds: 344Toy sports equipment: 343
Chains: 341Blankets: 325
Toy guns with projectiles: 312Coins: 309
Lighter fluids: 306Snow boarding: 304
Artificial Christmas trees: 304Handball: 300
Balls: 300Radios: 297
Christmas decorations: 292Sewing basket articles: 291
Liquid room deodorizers or fresheners: 290Fuel-burning welding equipment: 290
Other electric lighting equipment: 286Public equipment: 286
Rotary power lawn mowers: 283Art supplies or equipment: 281
Leaf blowers: 279Ceramics supplies or equipment: 275
Other plastic products: 265Ice hockey: 264
Photographic chemicals: 262Snow skiing: 257
Bunk beds: 251Heavy-duty workshop staplers: 251
Surfing: 245Plastic containers: 237
Garage doors: 237Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 236
Air compressors: 228Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 225
Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 225Go-carts: 219
Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 216Fertilizers: 212
Clothespins: 211Other containers: 211
Room deodorizers or fresheners: 211Propane, LP or butane gas tanks or fittings: 210
Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 210Power leaf mulchers and grinders: 210
Cords, electrical: 209Charcoal or wood-burning grills: 208
Fertilizers and other chemicals for outdoor use: 208Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 208
Diesel fuels: 203Toilets: 203
Hot tubs or home spas: 202Fuel-burning lighting equipment: 202
Methyl alcohol: 201Field hockey: 201
Gas or LP grills or stoves: 195Decorative yard equipment: 195
Nonelectric toothbrushes: 193Heaters or heating systems: 192
Microwave ovens: 192Caustics: 191
Mountain climbing: 190Umbrellas: 184
Slingshots or sling-propelled toys: 184Recording tapes: 181
Fuel oils: 177Sun lamps: 174
Dry ice: 173Solid room deodorizers or fresheners: 172
Laser pointers: 171Furniture polishes or waxes: 170
Photographic equipment: 169Blocks, stacking toys or pull toys: 166
Rocketry sets: 166Radial arm saws: 165
Painting equipment, powered: 165Buckets or pails: 163
Camping equipment: 163Log splitters: 162
Watches: 162Archery: 159
Other toy guns: 158In-line skating: 156
Stationary power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 155Awls, chisels or planes: 154
Sheets or pillowcases: 154General home or room involvement in fires: 153
Ashtrays, not electric or not battery operated: 152Tape recorders or players: 150
Manual scissors: 149Tree stands: 148
Floor buffers or waxers: 148Tapes: 147
Coal or wood-burning stoves: 147Nonelectric blankets: 146
Other ranges or ovens: 146Heat pumps: 145
Other windows or window glass: 143Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 143
Golf carts: 142Scaffolding: 142
Party favors: 140Jigsaws: 137
Other power saws: 136Trampolines: 136
Floor lamps or table lamps: 136Flying discs and boomerangs: 135
Musical instruments, electric or battery operated: 135Riding power lawn mowers: 134
Windshield wiper fluids: 133Bedding: 133
Power routers: 133Charcoal: 132
Electric lighting equipment: 131Costumes or masks: 130
Towel racks or bars: 128Aluminum foil wrapping products: 128
Refrigerators: 121Aquariums or accessories: 119
Metal polishes, tarnish removers or preventatives: 116Skateboards: 115
Track and field: 112Other glass bottles or jars: 109
Other fireplaces: 108Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 107
Bowling: 106Swings or swing sets: 105
Elevators or other lifts: 104Manual snow or ice removal tools: 103
Molding compounds: 103Other ranges: 102
Gasoline cans: 101Pacifiers or teething rings: 101
Wooden containers: 101Water tubing: 100
Flashlights or battery-powered lanterns: 97Safety pins: 97
Turpentine: 94Table tennis: 93
Pressure cookers or canners: 92Trays: 92
Clothes dryers: 92Fuel storage tanks: 92
Lighters: 90Food skewers: 90
Fabric treatment products: 90Other guns or firearms: 90
Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 89Metal or plastic molding sets: 88
Band saws: 87Dollies, handtrucks or luggage carriers: 86
Glass soft drink bottles: 85Caulking or spackling compounds: 85
Window screens: 85Other ovens: 85
Water skiing: 85Brushcutters, powered: 84
Crayons or chalk: 84Alcohol: 84
Snow throwers or blowers: 84Roller hockey: 83
Crutches, canes or walkers: 83Wallpaper: 82
Television tables or stands: 81Sleds: 81
Boilers: 81Nightwear: 80
Solvents: 80Nonelectric razors or shavers: 79
Electrical outlets or receptacles: 78Automotive tools or accessories: 77
Kerosene: 77Bedspreads, throws or comforters: 77
Ice skating: 77Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 77
Marbles: 76Baby bottles or nipples: 76
Unpowered models or parts: 76Barstools or kitchen stools: 75
Coin-operated car washing equipment: 75Kites or kite string: 75
Fireplace equipment: 75Cots: 74
Toy make-up kits or cosmetics: 74Animal induced injury: 74
Multi-purpose lighters: 73Windowsills or frames: 72
Bath or facial brushes: 71Water slides: 71
Cribs: 71Power lathes: 71
Knife sharpeners: 71Generators or power plants: 70
Seed and fertilizer spreaders: 70Beach chairs or folding chairs: 70
Mobile/manufactured homes: 69Paintbrushes or rollers, manual: 69
Oil furnaces: 69Handrails, railings or banisters: 69
Snow throwers/blowers: 69Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 69
Guns: 69Chimneys: 68
Coal furnaces: 68Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 67
Power tillers or cultivators: 67Baby rattles: 67
Electric ranges: 67Chafing dishes or fondue pots: 67
Gasoline or other fuel-powered models: 67Shoe polishes: 67
Gas-burning fireplaces: 67Other nonglass doors: 66
Power hedge trimmers: 66Screen doors: 66
Workshop furnishings: 66Plant foods or fertilizers for potted plants: 66
Manual lawn trimmers or edgers: 66Panelboards, circuit breakers, ground fault circuit interrupters: 65
Artificial flowers or plants: 64Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 63
Remote control, universal or not stated: 63Electric razors or shavers: 63
Appliances: 62Illegal drugs: 59
Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 59Cosmetics: 59
Electric deep fryers: 55Gas fumes or gas vapors of unknown origin: 54
Manual workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 50Playground equipment: 46
Benches: 44Other furnaces: 43
Gas ranges: 43Heating or cooling comfort packs: 40
Liquid drugs: 40Electric corn poppers: 40
Nonmetal cookware: 38Heat or infrared lamps: 38
Other power pruning or trimming equipment: 38Glass doors: 36
Pressurized containers: 36Bottle openers: 34
Engine fuels for models: 33Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 32
Lye: 32Extension cords: 32
Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 32Plastic wrapping products: 31
Roller skating: 31Razors or shavers: 31
Filters: 31Doorsills or frames: 31
Rust removers: 31Toy bows or arrows: 30
Mattresses: 30Ironing boards or covers: 30
Gas furnaces: 30Lockers: 29
Flares: 23Washing machines: 23
Glass tubing or test tubes: 22Clothing irons: 21
Glass bottle cutting equipment: 21Foods: 20
Book bags or back carriers: 19Knives with replaceable blades: 18
Radiators: 18Baby strollers: 17
Ice makers: 17Magazine racks or book ends: 17
Electric Christmas decorations: 17Horseshoes: 17
Stationary power drills and accessories: 16Seasonal decorations: 16
Tractors: 16Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 16
Manual push mowers: 16Thermostats: 16
Self-contained openers: 16Bed rails: 16
Toy weapons: 16Step stools: 16
Diapers: 16Wheelchairs: 16
Outdoor awnings or shutters: 16Toolboxes or tool kits: 16
Panel doors: 16Recliner chairs: 15
Wooden matches: 15Other grills or stoves: 15
Bars and bar accessories: 15Art and ceramic supplies or equipment: 15
Sewing machines or accessories: 15Scuba diving: 15
Water heaters: 15Electric coffee makers or teapots: 15
Internal combustion engines: 15Storm doors with glass panels: 15
Power pruning or trimming equipment: 14Slow cookers: 14
Ramps or landings: 6Flotation toys: 6
Polishes: 6Laundry hampers: 5
Bleachers: 5Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 5
Storm windows: 5School equipment: 5

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