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Accidents - Year 2005 - Pubic Region


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 39,594
See also: Other years, Other body parts.
Accidents - Age:
0-5 years old:10,912
6-15 years old:13,084
16-25 years old:5,916
26-50 years old:6,678
50+ years old:3,003

Accidents - Sex

Accidents - Race


Bicycles or accessories: 5,204Bathtubs or showers: 2,621
Day wear: 2,178Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 1,725
Chairs: 1,130Beds or bedframes: 1,029
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 868Toilets: 792
Other toys: 702Soaps: 661
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 636Floors or flooring materials: 618
Swings or swing sets: 605Jewelry: 561
Tables: 537Basketball: 519
Stairs or steps: 490Razors or shavers: 475
Swimming: 474Ladders: 457
Football: 447Horseback riding: 438
Soccer: 437Counters or countertops: 409
Built-in swimming pools: 391Fences or fence posts: 389
Bunk beds: 388Furniture: 388
Dancing: 311Swimming pools: 279
Trampolines: 278All-terrain vehicles: 274
Desk supplies: 262Scissors: 255
Benches: 244Stools: 236
Slides or sliding boards: 222Poles: 215
Massage devices or vibrators: 212Weight lifting: 208
Tableware and accessories: 205Bottles or jars: 204
Baseball: 198Paper products: 187
Skateboards: 176Nonelectric razors or shavers: 175
Gymnastics: 171Pipes: 170
House repair or construction materials: 167Softball: 159
Amusement attractions: 152Surfing: 150
Rugs or carpets: 149Handrails, railings or banisters: 149
Baby gates or barriers: 146Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 146
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 142Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 142
Clothing: 138Footwear: 137
Outerwear: 135Potty chairs or training seats: 134
Bed rails: 134Bleachers: 128
Hot tubs or home spas: 125Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 122
Nonwheeled riding toys, unpowered: 119Exercise: 119
Sinks: 116Sewing basket articles: 114
Manual scissors: 114Scooters, unpowered: 110
Sports and recreational activity: 109Beach chairs or folding chairs: 104
Metal containers: 104Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 98
Bags: 98Go-carts: 93
Playground equipment: 93Skating: 91
Swimming pool equipment: 89Martial arts: 88
Other playground equipment: 88Water slides: 88
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 87Scaffolding: 83
Kitchen gadgets: 83Air compressors: 83
Baby strollers: 83Bars and bar accessories: 83
Wrestling: 82In-line skating: 79
Doors: 79Manual cleaning equipment: 79
Diapers: 77First aid equipment: 76
Aquariums or accessories: 76Power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 76
Water skiing: 76Roller skating: 76
Water tubing: 74Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 72
Vacuum cleaners: 72General purpose household cleaners: 72
Containers: 72Exercise equipment: 71
Cribs: 71Faucets or spigots: 68
Luggage: 68Toy sports equipment: 68
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 68Stretch cords or stretch straps: 68
Aerosol containers: 68Television tables or stands: 66
Power drills or accessories: 66Bowling: 66
Horseshoes: 66Billiards or pool: 66
Pins and needles: 66Power leaf mulchers and grinders: 66
Track and field: 66Dollies, handtrucks or luggage carriers: 66
Floor buffers or waxers: 66Water heaters: 66
Other sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 66Futons: 65
Light bulbs: 59Cabinet or door hardware: 59
Generators or power plants: 59Rope or string: 59
Street hockey: 59Wire: 59
Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 59Car seats: 59
Heaters or heating systems: 59Snow skiing: 53
Wheelchairs: 52Hot water: 50
Seesaws or teeterboards: 48Diving or diving boards: 48
Barstools or kitchen stools: 45Toy boxes or chests: 43
Other clothing: 41Flotation toys: 38
Laundry baskets: 37Chair, recliner: 37
Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 31Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 31
Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 31Tricycles: 31
Fishing: 31Manicuring devices: 30
Grocery or shopping carts: 29Hammers: 22
Wading pools: 21Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 21
Clothing accessories: 21Other ball sports: 21
Towels or cloths: 21Drain cleaners: 21
Ball sports: 21Crayons or chalk: 21
Ceilings and walls: 17Flatware: 17
Plastic containers: 15Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 15
Cardboard products: 15Baby walkers or jumpers: 15
Acids: 15Mirrors or mirror glass: 15
Lubricants: 15Adhesives: 15
Refrigerators: 15Drills: 15
Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 15Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 15
Telephones or telephone accessories: 15Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 15
Fans: 15Drinking straws: 15
Treehouses or playhouses: 15Mattresses: 15
Golf: 15Buckets or pails: 15
Wooden containers: 15Snow boarding: 15
Electric toothbrushes or oral irrigators: 15Above-ground swimming pools: 15
Sleds: 15Step stools: 11
Chair, rocking: 11Pens and pencils: 11
Other unpowered garden tools: 6Playpens: 6
Nightwear: 6Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 6
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 5Rugby: 5
Decorative yard equipment: 5Pet supplies: 5
Fabric treatment products: 5Bathtub or shower enclosures: 5
Golf carts: 5Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 5
Marbles: 5Cots: 5
Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 5Water toys: 5
Metal cookware: 5Computers: 5
Safety pins: 5Cosmetics: 5
Other manual workshop tools: 5Microwave ovens: 5
Windowsills or frames: 5Powered riding toys: 5

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