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Accidents - Year 2005 - All Of Body


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 268,099
See also: Lethal accidents, Other years, Other body parts.

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Accidents - Related Products


Tablet or capsule drugs: 27,422Floors or flooring materials: 24,954
Liquid drugs: 11,689General home or room involvement in fires: 10,933
Aspirin substitutes: 9,919Bleaches: 8,721
Carbon monoxide poisonings: 5,898Exercise: 5,668
Beds or bedframes: 5,331Stairs or steps: 4,849
Antihistamines: 4,182Bathtubs or showers: 4,079
General purpose household cleaners: 3,889Soaps: 3,842
Chairs: 3,508Cosmetics: 3,445
Chemicals: 3,167Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 3,137
Toilets: 2,880Laundry soaps or detergents: 2,535
Swimming pools: 2,508Swimming: 2,395
Other drugs or medications: 2,385Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 2,331
Bicycles or accessories: 2,180Football: 2,139
Gasoline: 2,054Bottles or jars: 1,996
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 1,838Basketball: 1,822
Liniments or rubbing compounds: 1,814Aspirin or aspirin compounds: 1,478
Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 1,466Built-in swimming pools: 1,461
Carbon monoxide detectors: 1,447Swimming pool chemicals: 1,358
Golf: 1,345Bags: 1,327
Ceilings and walls: 1,316Drugs or medications: 1,284
Lawn mowers: 1,252Clothing: 1,181
Gas ranges or ovens: 1,125Benches: 1,122
Tables: 1,118Day wear: 1,114
All-terrain vehicles: 1,091Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 1,079
Exercise equipment: 1,064Preparations containing iron salts: 1,005
Rugs or carpets: 980Wheelchairs: 979
Gas fumes or gas vapors of unknown origin: 975Other furnaces: 968
Sports and recreational activity: 952Detergents: 874
Pine oil cleaning and disinfectant preparations: 865House repair or construction materials: 854
Hot tubs or home spas: 835Other toys: 829
Toilet bowl products: 822Track and field: 775
Ladders: 767Crutches, canes or walkers: 757
Other ranges or ovens: 745Ammonia, household: 732
Computers: 729Containers: 726
Fishing: 721Tennis: 712
Fabric treatment products: 709Dancing: 695
Electrical wire or wiring systems: 694Lamp oils: 681
Fire extinguishers: 655Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 654
Antifreeze: 630Cookware: 626
Soccer: 614Doors: 592
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 581Barstools or kitchen stools: 577
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 571Paint or varnish thinners: 569
Generators or power plants: 555Veterinary medicines: 555
Baseball: 549Boilers: 548
Spot removers or cleaning fluids: 547Adhesives: 525
Electrical outlets or receptacles: 517Diapers: 517
Fences or fence posts: 500Personal protection devices: 482
First aid equipment: 479Manual snow or ice removal tools: 471
Kerosene or oil heaters: 471Footwear: 468
Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 466Liquid room deodorizers or fresheners: 463
Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 461Televisions: 449
Nonglass bottles or jars: 443Baby bottles or nipples: 442
Furniture polishes or waxes: 441Volleyball: 441
Softball: 435Furniture: 433
Lighter fluids: 419Room deodorizers or fresheners: 413
Portable gas or LP heaters: 408Coal or wood-burning stoves: 405
Tableware and accessories: 404Telephones or telephone accessories: 403
Automotive waxes, polishes or cleaners: 401Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 376
Water heaters: 376Abrasive cleaners: 373
Sinks: 371Fuel oils: 360
Substance ingested or inhaled by a victim under age: 359Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 358
Clothes dryers: 354Gas or LP heaters: 353
Air conditioners: 351Sheets or pillowcases: 350
Drain cleaners: 339Riding power lawn mowers: 327
Hair dryers: 325Electric ranges or ovens: 325
Heaters or heating systems: 318Chair, recliner: 318
Oral hygiene products: 309Vacuum cleaners: 308
Oil furnaces: 306Dishwashing liquid: 298
Grills: 296Counters or countertops: 295
Refrigerators: 295Aerosol containers: 290
Knives: 280Automotive chemicals: 279
Panelboards, circuit breakers, ground fault circuit interrupters: 276Gas furnaces: 273
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 273Plastic bags: 271
Kerosene: 270Extension cords: 268
Power saws: 264Pipes: 251
Handrails, railings or banisters: 248Mattresses: 245
Lubricants: 242Alcohol: 239
Other fireplaces: 235Stools: 234
Thermal or sound insulation materials: 233Dishwashers: 233
Windshield wiper fluids: 232School laboratory chemicals: 232
Power lawn mowers: 229Mobile/manufactured homes: 223
Above-ground swimming pools: 221Welding equipment: 220
Acids: 218Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 218
Nonelectric razors or shavers: 218Elevators or other lifts: 215
Charcoal or wood-burning grills: 214Jewelry: 209
Nonelectric toothbrushes: 207Fire or smoke alarms: 207
Ball sports: 206Propane, LP or butane gas tanks or fittings: 203
Vending machines: 201Fertilizers and other chemicals for outdoor use: 195
Horseback riding: 191Other unpowered garden tools: 188
Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 187Cribs: 184
Wrestling: 180Cords, electrical: 177
Metal containers: 177Pet supplies: 174
Diesel fuels: 167Snow throwers/blowers: 166
Batteries: 164Clothing accessories: 161
Buckets or pails: 161Baby changing tables: 158
Weight lifting: 157Pens and pencils: 157
Paint or varnish removers, paintbrush cleaners: 155Paper products: 154
Dyes: 148Other containers: 143
Oven cleaners: 141Bleachers: 138
Dishwasher detergents: 136Nightwear: 135
Art supplies or equipment: 135Manicuring devices: 134
Solid room deodorizers or fresheners: 133Doorsills or frames: 133
Rope or string: 130Aquariums or accessories: 128
Amusement attractions: 127Gasoline or other fuel-powered models: 126
Cigarette or pipe lighters: 114Laundry baskets: 113
Electric heaters: 113Drinking glasses: 112
Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 110Billiards or pool: 107
Cheerleading: 104Balloons: 104
Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 99Scuba diving: 99
Electric lighting equipment: 98Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 98
Towels or cloths: 98Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 97
Camping equipment: 96Light bulbs: 95
Pillows: 93Fireworks: 91
Microwave ovens: 91Aluminum foil wrapping products: 91
Other playground equipment: 89Outerwear: 88
Portable baby swings: 86Combs or hairbrushes: 84
Floor lamps or table lamps: 84Turpentine: 83
Pumps: 83Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 83
Decorative yard equipment: 83Diving or diving boards: 83
Pruning or trimming equipment: 83Fertilizers: 83
Outdoor electric lighting equipment: 83Garage doors: 83
Automatic doors: 83Thermostats: 83
Convertible beds, hideaway beds or sofa beds: 83Outdoor awnings or shutters: 83
Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 82Solvents: 82
Bowling: 82Caustics: 82
Keys, key rings or key chains: 80Plastic wrapping products: 78
Poles: 76Hammers: 76
Marbles: 75Mirrors or mirror glass: 75
Baby strollers: 75Cabinet or door hardware: 75
Gas or LP grills or stoves: 75Coins: 75
Hair grooming equipment or accessories: 74Scissors: 73
Go-carts: 73Radiators: 71
Chemistry sets or science kits: 68Seesaws or teeterboards: 68
Manual push mowers: 68Baby gates or barriers: 68
Shoe polishes: 68Electric coffee makers or teapots: 68
Filters: 68Artificial Christmas trees: 68
Christmas tree lights: 68Seasonal decorations: 68
Glass bottles or jars: 68Automotive tools or accessories: 68
Drinking straws: 68Electric heating pads: 67
Baby walkers or jumpers: 66Faucets or spigots: 66
Other sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 66Plastic containers: 66
Tools: 66Fuel multi-purpose lighters: 66
Lighters: 66Wading pools: 65
Scooters, unpowered: 65Molding compounds: 63
Minibikes, powered: 59Bars and bar accessories: 59
Electric deep fryers: 59Manual cleaning equipment: 59
Tombstones or grave markers: 59Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 59
Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 59Other grills or stoves: 53
Clothing irons: 53Radios: 52
Bedspreads, throws or comforters: 52Floor waxes: 52
Wire: 49Trampolines: 49
Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 46Metal polishes, tarnish removers or preventatives: 46
Public equipment: 46Fuel-burning lighting equipment: 42
Plastic products: 41Car seats: 40
Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 37Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 36
Skating: 36Desk supplies: 35
Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 33Methyl alcohol: 32
Razors or shavers: 31Fans: 31
Caulking or spackling compounds: 31Sprayers: 31
Tractors: 31Sewing machines or accessories: 30
Gymnastics: 29Blankets: 27
Hockey: 27Roller skating: 23
Workshop compounds or chemicals: 22Futons: 21
Boxing: 21Appliances: 21
Plant foods or fertilizers for potted plants: 21Portable food or beverage coolers: 21
Martial arts: 21Other ball sports: 21
Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 21Grocery or shopping carts: 21
Skateboards: 21Flotation toys: 17
High chairs: 17Step stools: 15
Other portable or stationary power tools: 15Musical instruments, electric or battery operated: 15
Outdoor antennas: 15Tool sheds: 15
Recording tapes: 15Electrical testing equipment: 15
Lockers: 15Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 15
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 15Floor furnaces: 15
Matches: 15Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 15
Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 15Swimming pool equipment: 15
Vaporizers: 15Tapes: 15
Snow skiing: 15Water slides: 15
Range or oven accessories: 15Toasters: 15
Nonbaby mattresses: 15Electric griddles: 15
Electric corn poppers: 15Electric blankets or sheets: 15
Luggage: 15Gasoline cans: 15
Eyeglasses: 15Wigs, falls or hairpieces: 15
Surfing: 15Chair, rocking: 15
Laundry hampers: 15Baby carriers or slings: 15
Engine fuels for models: 15Fireplace equipment: 15
Baby bathtub seats or rings: 12Baby baths or bathinettes: 11
Bassinets or cradles: 11Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 11
Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 11Bunk beds: 7
Baby bouncer seats: 7Animal traps: 6
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 6Rust removers: 6
Costumes or masks: 6Freezers: 5
Bathtub or shower enclosures: 5Other electric lighting equipment: 5
Darts: 5Lye: 5
Fuel storage tanks: 5Other glass bottles or jars: 5
Ice skating: 5Heating or cooling comfort packs: 5
BBs or pellets: 5Sleds: 5
Projectors: 5Slides or sliding boards: 5
Windowsills or frames: 5Nonelectric blankets: 5
Book bags or back carriers: 5Water tubing: 5
Flying toys: 5Umbrellas: 5
Cots: 5

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