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Accidents - Year 2003 - Unkown


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 63,830
See also: Lethal accidents, Other years, Other body parts.

Accidents - Age Distribution

Accidents - Sex

Accidents - Race


Floors or flooring materials: 11,512Stairs or steps: 7,319
Beds or bedframes: 5,677Bicycles or accessories: 4,206
Chairs: 1,719Bathtubs or showers: 1,563
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 1,318All-terrain vehicles: 1,224
Crutches, canes or walkers: 1,183Wheelchairs: 1,146
Soaps: 922Toilets: 891
Ladders: 791Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 745
House repair or construction materials: 688Ceilings and walls: 684
Tables: 652Car seats: 637
Grocery or shopping carts: 567Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 539
Laundry soaps or detergents: 510Doors: 493
Rugs or carpets: 490Exercise: 464
Swimming pools: 444Carbon monoxide detectors: 430
Baby strollers: 411Football: 402
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 390Basketball: 352
Cribs: 341Soccer: 319
Furniture: 318Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 317
Containers: 315Escalators: 303
Horseback riding: 299Swings or swing sets: 294
Chair, recliner: 284Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 252
Fishing: 238Golf: 230
Lawn mowers: 229Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 215
Day wear: 200Bunk beds: 193
General purpose household cleaners: 189Scaffolding: 189
Weight lifting: 187High chairs: 184
Swimming: 180Scooters, unpowered: 179
Handrails, railings or banisters: 176Snowmobiles: 174
Footwear: 169Mattresses: 168
Trampolines: 163Go-carts: 156
Other ranges: 155Bassinets or cradles: 146
Stools: 145Counters or countertops: 140
Fire escape devices: 139Sheets or pillowcases: 139
Christmas decorations: 139Mobile/manufactured homes: 137
Refrigerators: 134Detergents: 119
Golf carts: 119Dyes: 116
Vending machines: 116Other unpowered garden tools: 111
Baby carriers: 110Gasoline: 107
Other toys: 106Benches: 102
Drinking glasses: 101Fans: 100
Other baby carriers: 100Portable baby swings: 100
Skateboards: 96General home or room involvement in fires: 94
Poles: 94Bleaches: 94
Computers: 90Baby changing tables: 90
Dancing: 86Carts: 86
Telephones or telephone accessories: 86Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 85
Chemicals: 85Pet supplies: 85
Manual cleaning equipment: 85Knives: 84
Metal containers: 84Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 84
Pruning or trimming equipment: 84Baseball: 84
Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 84Thermostats: 84
Tool sheds: 84Other playground equipment: 83
Hot tubs or home spas: 83Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 83
Elevators or other lifts: 83Toy sports equipment: 77
Bowling: 77Skating: 77
Surfing: 77Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 77
Track and field: 77Coffee makers or teapots: 77
Other plastic products: 77Slides or sliding boards: 74
Snow skiing: 71Clothing accessories: 71
Chair, rocking: 70Power sanders: 69
Hatchets or axes: 69Archery: 69
Manual push mowers: 69Dishwashers: 69
Tools: 69Doorsills or frames: 69
Barstools or kitchen stools: 69Adhesives: 69
Swimming pool chemicals: 69Aerosol containers: 68
Camping equipment: 68Water heaters: 68
Portable cribs: 68Thermal or sound insulation materials: 68
Other ball sports: 68Martial arts: 68
Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 66Step stools: 61
Fences or fence posts: 56Sinks: 56
Bleachers: 56Manual snow or ice removal tools: 55
Windowsills or frames: 49Televisions: 49
Riding power lawn mowers: 49Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 49
Clothing: 39Motorized vehicles: 39
Ramps or landings: 33Cookware: 33
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 33Tractors: 33
Tableware and accessories: 33Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 33
Pipes: 33In-line skating: 33
Baby bottles or nipples: 33Amusement attractions: 33
Pillows: 30Scissors: 22
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 22Ball sports: 22
Baby walkers or jumpers: 18Lockers: 16
Sprayers: 16Batteries: 16
Public equipment: 16Rope or string: 16
Band saws: 16Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 16
Blankets: 16Towels or cloths: 16
Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 16Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 16
Light bulbs: 16Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 16
Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 16Television tables or stands: 16
Garage doors: 16Plastic products: 16
Hot water: 16Laundry baskets: 16
Roller skating: 16Jewelry: 16
Portable gas or LP heaters: 16Personal protection devices: 16
Decorative yard equipment: 16Keys, key rings or key chains: 16
Other fireplaces: 16Cheerleading: 16
Freezers: 16Buckets or pails: 16
Garden tractors: 16Automatic doors: 16
Drinking fountains: 16Toy boxes or chests: 16
Flying toys: 16Fireworks: 16
Paper products: 16Bath or facial brushes: 16
Other glass bottles or jars: 16Nonelectric blankets: 16
Baby carriages: 16Coins: 16
Plastic bags: 16First aid equipment: 16
School laboratory chemicals: 16Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 16
Chain saws: 16Book bags or back carriers: 16
Scuba diving: 16Table tennis: 16
Minibikes, powered: 16Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 16
Treehouses or playhouses: 16Lacrosse: 16
Gymnastics: 12Sports and recreational activity: 12
Baby bouncer seats: 12Diapers: 6
Baby carriers or slings: 6Diving or diving boards: 6

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