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Accidents - Year 1999 - Eyeball


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 216,257
See also: Other years, Other body parts.
Accidents - Age:
0-5 years old:29,655
6-15 years old:36,245
16-25 years old:37,246
26-50 years old:89,437
50+ years old:23,673

Accidents - Sex

Accidents - Race

Accidents - Related Products


Welding equipment: 13,177Power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 9,039
Basketball: 8,365Adhesives: 7,056
Bleaches: 6,726General purpose household cleaners: 4,865
Lawn mowers: 4,320Baseball: 3,944
Other toys: 3,893Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 3,727
Saws: 3,679Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 2,714
Chemicals: 2,661Softball: 2,369
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 2,343Bicycles or accessories: 2,299
Batteries: 2,286Pruning or trimming equipment: 2,171
Gasoline: 2,161House repair or construction materials: 2,079
Paper products: 2,071Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 2,027
Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 1,899Fireworks: 1,871
Ceilings and walls: 1,842Personal protection devices: 1,840
Swimming pool chemicals: 1,793Drills: 1,760
Tables: 1,756Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 1,740
Eyeglasses: 1,482Beds: 1,467
Hammers: 1,426Swimming: 1,396
Bathtubs or showers: 1,357Screwdrivers: 1,333
Football: 1,293Light bulbs: 1,263
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 1,256Desk supplies: 1,241
Manual cleaning equipment: 1,233Eye protection devices: 1,219
Ball sports: 1,200Chain saws: 1,177
Power saws: 1,157Fishing: 1,117
Soccer: 1,114Combs or hairbrushes: 1,048
Drinking glasses: 1,033Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 1,030
Doors: 1,007Containers: 978
Knives: 973Laundry soaps or detergents: 970
Tennis: 966Aerosol containers: 959
Fences or fence posts: 951Flatware: 937
Portable circular power saws: 925Windows or window glass: 908
Soaps: 905Floors or flooring materials: 898
Cardboard products: 882Stairs or steps: 859
Chairs: 855Scissors: 836
Stretch cords or stretch straps: 793Electric welding equipment: 785
Automotive chemicals: 780Oven cleaners: 767
Other unpowered garden tools: 749Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 749
Swimming pools: 747Golf: 730
Ammonia, household: 727Clothing accessories: 716
Pine oil cleaning and disinfectant preparations: 704Substance ingested or inhaled by a victim under age: 688
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 686Wire: 679
Footwear: 671Drain cleaners: 663
Power lawn mowers: 652Paint or varnish thinners: 651
Exercise: 639Spot removers or cleaning fluids: 607
Toilet bowl products: 603Thermal or sound insulation materials: 600
Tableware and accessories: 598Wood paneling and particleboard: 597
Other portable or stationary power tools: 596Bottles or jars: 591
Matches: 567Volleyball: 556
All-terrain vehicles: 555Jewelry: 553
Electrical wire or wiring systems: 550Hand saws: 549
Day wear: 536Pipes: 533
Sinks: 523Other playground equipment: 518
Keys, key rings or key chains: 509Horseback riding: 506
Detergents: 503Acids: 500
Portable power drills and accessories: 484Towels or cloths: 469
Vacuum cleaners: 447Furniture: 444
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 438First aid equipment: 436
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 433BBs or pellets: 424
Weight lifting: 417Cabinet or door hardware: 408
Other manual workshop tools: 407Methyl alcohol: 405
Wrestling: 401Kitchen gadgets: 393
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 391Rugs or carpets: 384
Poles: 372Fans: 364
Leaf blowers: 363Amusement attractions: 357
Swings or swing sets: 348Abrasive cleaners: 341
Manual filing or sanding tools: 339Sprayers: 339
Bags: 338Telephones or telephone accessories: 337
Televisions: 335Bedding: 333
Bench or table saws: 327Hatchets or axes: 319
Paper bags: 315Cutting torches: 314
Paint or varnish removers, paintbrush cleaners: 309Portable power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 309
Water polo: 307Hair dryers: 305
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 302School laboratory chemicals: 298
Balloons: 297Plastic bags: 294
Power drills or accessories: 293Hockey: 288
Fertilizers and other chemicals for outdoor use: 280Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 280
Automotive waxes, polishes or cleaners: 277Pillows: 275
Glass bottles or jars: 269Rope or string: 261
Go-carts: 258Metal containers: 255
Other ball sports: 254Recording tapes: 253
Flying toys: 251Outerwear: 251
Billiards or pool: 244Built-in swimming pools: 242
Painting equipment, powered: 236Charcoal: 233
Computers: 232Art supplies or equipment: 230
Slingshots or sling-propelled toys: 229Manual scissors: 228
Coins: 228Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 227
Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 222Soldering equipment: 221
Ladders: 218Blankets: 216
Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 213Clothing: 212
Liquid room deodorizers or fresheners: 211Slides or sliding boards: 210
Water skiing: 209Golf carts: 209
Garage doors: 208Hot tubs or home spas: 204
Bunk beds: 201Artificial Christmas trees: 200
Crayons or chalk: 199Sheets or pillowcases: 194
Plastic products: 193Crutches, canes or walkers: 192
Lubricants: 192Trampolines: 191
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 186Tarpaulins: 180
Other toy weapons: 180Other ranges: 179
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 178Christmas decorations: 177
Sports and recreational activity: 175Heavy-duty workshop staplers: 171
Brushcutters, powered: 171Other fireplaces: 166
Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 163Handrails, railings or banisters: 163
Sleds: 161Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 160
Dyes: 160Extension cords: 160
Lighting equipment: 155Toy guns with projectiles: 155
Archery: 155Tools: 154
Radiators: 152Chains: 151
Other power saws: 151Power sanders: 149
Darts: 147Matchbooks: 147
Fertilizers: 144Snow skiing: 143
Snow throwers or blowers: 142Towel racks or bars: 141
Riding power lawn mowers: 140Grills: 138
Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 136Jigsaws: 134
Counters or countertops: 134Power hedge trimmers: 133
Snowmobiles: 133Recliner chairs: 133
Lye: 133Toilets: 133
Gas or LP grills or stoves: 132Other glass bottles or jars: 128
Radios: 127Air conditioners: 124
Treehouses or playhouses: 123Cigarette or pipe lighters: 123
Propane, LP or butane gas tanks or fittings: 121Playground equipment: 120
Baby strollers: 119Room deodorizers or fresheners: 117
Cookware: 115Lighters: 113
Other antennas: 112Floor lamps or table lamps: 111
Toy guns: 108Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 108
Toy sports equipment: 108Nonglass doors: 108
Grocery or shopping carts: 107Metal polishes, tarnish removers or preventatives: 106
Christmas tree lights: 104Plastic containers: 103
Dancing: 102Refrigerators: 102
Workshop furnishings: 102Fuel-burning lighting equipment: 101
Other plastic products: 101Automatic doors: 101
Other electric lighting equipment: 100Exercise equipment: 100
Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 100Workshop compounds or chemicals: 100
Screen doors: 100Windshield wiper fluids: 98
Building sets: 97Dishwasher detergents: 96
Buckets or pails: 95Lacrosse: 95
Rugby: 93Snow boarding: 93
Bedsprings or bedframes: 89Tape recorders or players: 89
Baby bottles or nipples: 89Benches: 89
Bleachers: 88Other nonglass doors: 88
Glass doors: 88Photographic equipment: 88
Track and field: 88Toy make-up kits or cosmetics: 87
Television tables or stands: 87Costumes or masks: 85
Seasonal decorations: 85Power routers: 85
Clocks: 84Washing machines: 84
Water tubing: 84Diesel fuels: 84
Water heaters: 84Power leaf mulchers and grinders: 84
Pumps: 84Surfing: 82
Liniments or rubbing compounds: 81Nonelectric blankets: 80
Power tillers or cultivators: 80Camping equipment: 80
Nightwear: 80Electric soldering equipment: 80
Tool sheds: 79Mirrors or mirror glass: 76
Cheerleading: 76Ice skating: 76
Windowsills or frames: 76Fuel charcoal lighters: 76
Scooters, unpowered: 76Band saws: 74
Toy weapons: 73Book bags or back carriers: 73
Indoor antennas: 72Caulking or spackling compounds: 71
Street hockey: 71Musical instruments, electric or battery operated: 71
Pressure cookers or canners: 71Fuel oils: 71
Baby carriages: 71Handball: 71
Lamp oils: 71Roller hockey: 71
Stationary power drills and accessories: 71Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 71
Luggage: 71Coin-operated car washing equipment: 71
Manual pruning or trimming equipment: 68Gas ovens: 66
Chimneys: 66Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 66
Fuel-burning welding equipment: 66Fuel storage tanks: 66
Sleeping bags: 66Bathtub or shower enclosures: 66
Other bedding: 66Plastic panels for doors or windows: 66
Rotary power lawn mowers: 66Manual snow or ice removal tools: 66
Swimming pool slides: 66Nail guns or stud drivers: 66
Hair grooming equipment or accessories: 65Faucets or spigots: 59
Fabric treatment products: 57Hot water: 54
Other toy guns: 53Manicuring devices: 52
Public equipment: 46Electrical outlets or receptacles: 46
Martial arts: 41Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 41
Mattresses: 41Pressurized containers: 41
Shoe polishes: 40Power hack saws: 40
Charcoal or wood-burning grills: 38Heat or infrared lamps: 38
Fire extinguishers: 36Stationary power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 36
Telescopes, binoculars, microscopes or magnifying glasses: 36In-line skating: 36
Other ovens: 36Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 36
Dishwashing liquid: 36Molding compounds: 35
Electrical testing equipment: 35Ceramics supplies or equipment: 35
Party favors: 35Electric blankets or sheets: 35
Boxing: 35High chairs: 35
Paintbrushes or rollers, manual: 35Turpentine: 35
Roller skating: 35Car seats: 35
Dishwashers: 35Wheelchairs: 35
Toy bows or arrows: 34Caustics: 34
Blocks, stacking toys or pull toys: 29Solid room deodorizers or fresheners: 28
Nonglass bottles or jars: 23Skateboards: 23
Flotation toys: 23Razors or shavers: 23
Cribs: 23Gasoline cans: 23
Watches: 18Sliding glass doors or panels: 18
Plastic wrapping products: 18Unattached appliance or lamp cords: 18
Awls, chisels or planes: 18Appliances: 18
Antifreeze: 18Vises or workshop clamps: 18
Wooden matches: 17Lockers: 17
Elevators or other lifts: 17Flares: 17
Furniture polishes or waxes: 17Mouthwashes or mouth rinses: 17
School equipment: 17Skeet shooting: 17
Metal or plastic molding sets: 17Knives with replaceable blades: 17
Garden sprayers: 17Toolboxes or tool kits: 17
Toy caps, cap toys or cap guns: 17Bedspreads, throws or comforters: 17
Glass soft drink bottles: 17Bottle openers: 17
Gas or LP heaters: 17Other furnaces: 17
Boilers: 17Tractors: 17
Electric frying pans and skillets: 17Scooters/skateboards, powered: 17
Gymnastics: 10Cots: 5
Baby walkers or jumpers: 5Tricycles: 5
Safety pins: 5Kites or kite string: 5
Carts: 5Water toys: 5
Electric toy racing cars or accessories: 5Crib extender rails or youth bed rails: 5
Baby rattles: 5Rust removers: 5
Laser pointers: 5Vacuum containers: 5
Other Irons: 5Fireplace equipment: 5
Rocking chairs: 5Tetherball: 5
Skating: 5

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