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Accidents - Year 2001 - Unkown


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 62,237
See also: Lethal accidents, Other years, Other body parts.

Accidents - Age Distribution

Accidents - Sex

Accidents - Race


Floors or flooring materials: 9,687Stairs or steps: 6,648
Beds: 6,054Bicycles or accessories: 4,659
Chairs: 2,086Wheelchairs: 1,539
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 1,389Bathtubs or showers: 968
Crutches, canes or walkers: 841Car seats: 818
Ceilings and walls: 742Tables: 693
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 682Cribs: 681
Ladders: 677Windows or window glass: 655
Grocery or shopping carts: 586Exercise: 562
Basketball: 525Toilets: 477
Rugs or carpets: 459Lawn mowers: 449
Football: 430Horseback riding: 398
Bunk beds: 384All-terrain vehicles: 353
House repair or construction materials: 332Baby strollers: 328
Computers: 328Amusement attractions: 318
Escalators: 308Fences or fence posts: 307
Recliner chairs: 304Scooters, unpowered: 299
Counters or countertops: 283Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 282
Baseball: 279Softball: 265
Baby changing tables: 264Soccer: 259
Slides or sliding boards: 258Containers: 257
Golf: 253Fire extinguishers: 252
Stools: 241Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 233
Other toys: 230General home or room involvement in fires: 227
Swimming pools: 215Furniture: 199
Swings or swing sets: 197Knives: 195
Bottles or jars: 195Coins: 194
Baby walkers or jumpers: 193Telephones or telephone accessories: 190
In-line skating: 190Other baby carriers: 182
Televisions: 169Barstools or kitchen stools: 168
Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 168Manual snow or ice removal tools: 167
Dancing: 167Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 167
Vacuum cleaners: 164Playground equipment: 161
Rocking chairs: 155Elevators or other lifts: 153
Volleyball: 152Light bulbs: 150
Doors: 150Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 149
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 145Exercise equipment: 144
Go-carts: 140Christmas decorations: 136
Snow skiing: 135Bleachers: 134
Benches: 134Kerosene or oil heaters: 133
Paper products: 127Day wear: 123
Baby carriers or slings: 122Footwear: 118
Roller skating: 115Baby carriers: 107
Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 105Laundry soaps or detergents: 102
Clothing: 102Soaps: 101
Trampolines: 101Chemicals: 100
Weight lifting: 100General purpose household cleaners: 99
Washing machines: 94Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 94
Fishing: 94Poles: 92
Bassinets or cradles: 88Rugby: 88
Hot tubs or home spas: 88Pillows: 85
Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 83Metal containers: 83
Other fireplaces: 83Ball sports: 82
Clothing accessories: 78Lighting equipment: 78
Nonelectric blankets: 77Pruning or trimming equipment: 77
Snow boarding: 76Clothes dryers: 76
Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 76Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 76
Toolboxes or tool kits: 76Gasoline cans: 76
Surfing: 76Roller hockey: 76
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 76Skateboards: 73
Track and field: 72Skating: 68
Other clothing: 68Snowmobiles: 68
Tableware and accessories: 67Propane, LP or butane gas tanks or fittings: 66
Snow tubing: 66Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 66
Jewelry: 66Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 66
Balloons: 66Chain saws: 66
Sinks: 66Marbles: 66
Aerosol containers: 66High chairs: 61
Baby carriages: 57Bags: 57
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 57Scaffolding: 55
Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 50Ramps or landings: 50
Drinking glasses: 50Carbon monoxide poisonings: 50
Vending machines: 50Desk supplies: 50
Tractors: 50Handrails, railings or banisters: 47
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 44Keys, key rings or key chains: 44
Pens and pencils: 40Batteries: 40
Swimming: 40Baby gates or barriers: 38
Lubricants: 38Safety pins: 38
Electrical wire or wiring systems: 33Decorative yard equipment: 33
Razors or shavers: 33Pipes: 33
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 33Carts: 33
Golf carts: 33Wrestling: 33
Treehouses or playhouses: 33Sheets or pillowcases: 33
Diesel fuels: 33Step stools: 33
Ice skating: 30Other ranges: 29
Fireworks: 29Bedsprings or bedframes: 23
Pine oil cleaning and disinfectant preparations: 23Baby bouncer seats: 23
Electrical outlets or receptacles: 23Tool sheds: 23
Riding toys: 23Tricycles: 23
Plastic bags: 23Other furnaces: 21
Storm doors with glass panels: 16Other plastic products: 16
Glass bottles or jars: 16Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 16
Spot removers or cleaning fluids: 16Bleaches: 16
Other glass doors: 16Gas or LP grills or stoves: 16
Built-in swimming pools: 16Martial arts: 16
Rust removers: 16Acids: 16
Other Irons: 16Other manual workshop tools: 16
Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 16Rope or string: 16
Dune buggies/beach buggies: 16Hammers: 16
Other ovens: 16Blankets: 16
Crib mobiles or crib gyms: 16Nonbaby mattresses: 16
Convertible beds, hideaway beds or sofa beds: 16Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 16
Molding compounds: 16Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 16
Portable baby swings: 16Other stools: 16
Bathtub or shower enclosures: 16Other sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 16
Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 16Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 16
Television tables or stands: 16Fire escape devices: 16
Manual cleaning equipment: 16Attachable high chairs: 16
Cigarette or pipe lighters: 16Squeeze or squeaker toys: 16
Personal protection devices: 16Book bags or back carriers: 16
Camping equipment: 16Outerwear: 16
Gymnastics: 16Electric Christmas decorations: 16
Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 16Trays: 16
Minibikes, powered: 16Public equipment: 16
Flatware: 16Mirrors or mirror glass: 16
Playpens: 13Plastic containers: 7
Baby exercisers: 7Sleds: 7
Lighters: 7Other ball sports: 6
Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 6Fertilizers and other chemicals for outdoor use: 6
Unattached appliance or lamp cords: 6Glass soft drink bottles: 6
Sports and recreational activity: 6Hot water: 6
Animal traps: 6First aid equipment: 6
Paint or varnish removers, paintbrush cleaners: 6Toy sports equipment: 6
Garage doors: 6

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