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Accidents - Year 2001 - Neck


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 206,558
See also: Lethal accidents, Other years, Other body parts.

Accidents - Age Distribution

Accidents - Sex

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Accidents - Related Products


Stairs or steps: 16,550Football: 13,808
Beds: 13,562Floors or flooring materials: 9,409
Bicycles or accessories: 6,546Trampolines: 5,644
Bathtubs or showers: 4,711Chairs: 4,625
Basketball: 4,600Ceilings and walls: 4,299
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 3,794All-terrain vehicles: 3,722
Weight lifting: 3,512Ladders: 3,399
Exercise: 3,094Wrestling: 2,950
Containers: 2,798Furniture: 2,630
Soccer: 2,628Gymnastics: 2,522
Horseback riding: 2,488House repair or construction materials: 2,335
Snow skiing: 2,308Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 2,114
Cheerleading: 1,806Snow boarding: 1,773
Swimming pools: 1,772Wheelchairs: 1,770
Amusement attractions: 1,703Softball: 1,530
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 1,522Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 1,443
Tables: 1,357Bunk beds: 1,323
Baseball: 1,309Fences or fence posts: 1,244
Other toys: 1,241Day wear: 1,137
Doors: 1,068Dancing: 982
Jewelry: 976Ice hockey: 971
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 949Go-carts: 947
Swings or swing sets: 937Swimming: 921
Surfing: 899Built-in swimming pools: 873
Diving or diving boards: 865Skateboards: 835
Lawn mowers: 835Poles: 787
Fishing: 777Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 753
Golf: 724Windows or window glass: 723
Crutches, canes or walkers: 711Pillows: 693
Sleds: 666Volleyball: 633
Slides or sliding boards: 628Televisions: 625
Rugs or carpets: 622Stools: 613
Scooters, unpowered: 600Hockey: 560
Rope or string: 556Scaffolding: 550
Bowling: 550Snowmobiles: 549
Pens and pencils: 539Martial arts: 539
Mattresses: 539Telephones or telephone accessories: 537
Footwear: 535Exercise equipment: 523
Computers: 507Book bags or back carriers: 498
Recliner chairs: 491Toilets: 488
In-line skating: 488Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 487
Knives: 480Combs or hairbrushes: 477
Manual snow or ice removal tools: 436Counters or countertops: 423
Luggage: 409Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 379
Playground equipment: 374Handrails, railings or banisters: 370
Roller skating: 368Sinks: 366
Water slides: 362Carts: 351
Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 348Snow tubing: 347
Washing machines: 343Refrigerators: 341
Clothing accessories: 340Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 335
Bags: 329Clothing: 318
Garage doors: 318Water skiing: 305
Decorative yard equipment: 302Other ranges: 300
Riding power lawn mowers: 299Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 297
Doorsills or frames: 292Barstools or kitchen stools: 291
Rugby: 287Drinking straws: 272
Lacrosse: 266Ice skating: 262
Buckets or pails: 258Tennis: 253
Elevators or other lifts: 252Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 246
Stepladders: 245Rocking chairs: 242
Tableware and accessories: 237Ball sports: 234
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 234Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 231
Eyeglasses: 230Golf carts: 229
Escalators: 226Tractors: 222
Treehouses or playhouses: 222Paper products: 218
Hot water: 203Pet supplies: 202
Benches: 201Camping equipment: 199
Nonelectric toothbrushes: 198Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 196
Manual cleaning equipment: 192Automatic doors: 191
Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 188Skating: 186
Public equipment: 184Track and field: 177
Hammers: 177Pipes: 176
Coins: 175Water tubing: 173
Other ball sports: 170Cookware: 170
Fire extinguishers: 169Glass doors: 169
Electric heating pads: 165Bedsprings or bedframes: 161
Clothes dryers: 160Portable food or beverage coolers: 160
Keys, key rings or key chains: 158Inflatable toys: 157
Toy sports equipment: 155Mountain climbing: 154
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 153Dune buggies/beach buggies: 150
Metal containers: 146Billiards or pool: 144
Hot tubs or home spas: 143Grocery or shopping carts: 140
Sports and recreational activity: 139Boxing: 135
Bottles or jars: 134Fans: 128
Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 122Sewing machines or accessories: 122
Razors or shavers: 119Ramps or landings: 118
Flying toys: 118Other ovens: 115
Cabinet or door hardware: 115Bars and bar accessories: 114
Blankets: 114Radios: 111
Bedspreads, throws or comforters: 111Coal or wood-burning stoves: 106
Water heaters: 106Mirrors or mirror glass: 106
Artificial Christmas trees: 102Gasoline: 102
Hatchets or axes: 102Above-ground swimming pools: 100
Pruning or trimming equipment: 100Cribs: 100
Plastic products: 99Kitchen gadgets: 94
Soaps: 94Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 94
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 94Sheets or pillowcases: 94
Other portable or stationary power tools: 93Heaters or heating systems: 91
Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 90Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 89
Bathtub or shower enclosures: 88Nonupholstered recliner chairs: 88
Lighting equipment: 88Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 88
Wire: 88Electrical wire or wiring systems: 85
BBs or pellets: 85Air conditioners: 83
Riding toys: 83Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 83
Chain saws: 83Microwave ovens: 83
Log splitters: 77Wheeled riding toys, unpowered: 77
Power drills or accessories: 77Hair grooming equipment or accessories: 77
Pins and needles: 77Plastic containers: 77
Other furniture: 77Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 77
Cots: 77Aquariums or accessories: 77
Swimming pool chemicals: 76Rug shampooers: 76
Screen doors: 76Aluminum foil wrapping products: 76
Tetherball: 76Bench or table saws: 76
Electric ranges: 76Inflatable furniture: 76
Outdoor awnings or shutters: 76Laundry baskets: 72
Swimming pool equipment: 72Electric Christmas decorations: 72
Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 72Outerwear: 72
Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 72Aerosol containers: 68
Plastic wrapping products: 68Plastic bags: 68
Other containers: 68Freezers: 68
Upholstered footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 68Drain snakes: 68
Power tillers or cultivators: 66Toilet bowl products: 66
Paint or varnish thinners: 66General home or room involvement in fires: 66
Swimming pool slides: 66Power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 66
Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 66Television tables or stands: 66
Ceramics supplies or equipment: 66Drinking glasses: 66
Upholstered recliner chairs: 66Power lawn mowers: 66
Kites or kite string: 66Eye protection devices: 66
Car seats: 64Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 61
Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 61Floor lamps or table lamps: 55
Laundry soaps or detergents: 55Bleachers: 50
Cardboard products: 50High chairs: 44
Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 44Leaf blowers: 44
Step stools: 44Toolboxes or tool kits: 44
Radiators: 40Other power saws: 38
Batteries: 38Vacuum cleaners: 38
Wallpaper: 38Tarpaulins: 38
Gas or LP grills or stoves: 38Waterbeds or water pillows: 38
Other glass doors: 33Other sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 33
Nonelectric razors or shavers: 33Detergents: 33
Bleaches: 33Wood paneling and particleboard: 33
Other unpowered garden tools: 33Mobile/manufactured homes: 33
Vending machines: 33Personal protection devices: 33
Wagons: 33Fireworks: 29
Business and office machines: 23Balloons: 23
Pogo sticks: 23Grills: 23
Clocks: 23Roller hockey: 23
Charcoal or wood-burning grills: 16Towel racks or bars: 16
Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 16Saws: 16
Light bulbs: 16Stretch cords or stretch straps: 16
Sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 16Knives with replaceable blades: 16
Tool sheds: 16Welding equipment: 16
Sprayers: 16Other windows or window glass: 16
Trays: 16Nonglass doors: 16
Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 16Nail guns or stud drivers: 16
Tools: 16Pull-down or folding stairs: 16
Floor waxes: 16Band saws: 16
Storm doors with glass panels: 16Chemicals: 16
Baby gates or barriers: 16Baby strollers: 16
Potty chairs or training seats: 16Fabric treatment products: 16
Portable baby swings: 16Chemistry sets or science kits: 16
Hair dryers: 16Massage devices or vibrators: 16
General purpose household cleaners: 16Tricycles: 16
First aid equipment: 16Other toy guns: 16
Field hockey: 16Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 16
Horseshoes: 16Canning jars or lids: 16
Snow throwers or blowers: 16Bath or facial brushes: 16
Rotary power lawn mowers: 16Scooters/skateboards, powered: 16
Other Irons: 12Wading pools: 12
Flotation toys: 12Futons: 6
Other baby carriers: 6Other playground equipment: 6
Tapes: 6Crib extender rails or youth bed rails: 6
Marbles: 6Scissors: 6
Costumes or masks: 6Other manual workshop tools: 6
Towels or cloths: 6Nonwheeled riding toys, unpowered: 6
Metal cookware: 6Straight ladders: 6
Other grills or stoves: 6

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