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Accidents - Year 2006 - Pubic Region


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 43,847
See also: Other years, Other body parts.
Accidents - Age:
0-5 years old:11,772
6-15 years old:14,542
16-25 years old:6,277
26-50 years old:7,397
50+ years old:3,857

Accidents - Sex

Accidents - Race


Bicycles or accessories: 4,220Day wear: 2,129
Bathtubs or showers: 1,994Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 1,851
Toilets: 1,503Chairs: 1,183
Soaps: 1,148Beds or bedframes: 1,087
Other toys: 812Floors or flooring materials: 781
Swimming: 761Baseball: 717
Fences or fence posts: 675Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 617
Swimming pools: 593Nonelectric razors or shavers: 574
Massage devices or vibrators: 557Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 519
Skateboards: 514Razors or shavers: 499
Football: 475Poles: 470
Basketball: 465Weight lifting: 450
Soccer: 448Exercise: 447
Jewelry: 445Trampolines: 443
Ladders: 398Slides or sliding boards: 392
Footwear: 382Built-in swimming pools: 370
Tables: 360Swings or swing sets: 357
Furniture: 351Exercise equipment: 348
House repair or construction materials: 331Manual cleaning equipment: 309
Doors: 309Bunk beds: 302
Stairs or steps: 297Softball: 291
Diving or diving boards: 287Paper products: 285
Containers: 266Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 264
Benches: 246Pins and needles: 232
Sinks: 228Sports and recreational activity: 219
Bottles or jars: 206Counters or countertops: 204
Manual scissors: 200Handrails, railings or banisters: 184
Dancing: 181Scooters, unpowered: 181
Hockey: 179All-terrain vehicles: 179
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 179Rope or string: 178
Playground equipment: 173Pipes: 169
Ceilings and walls: 167Surfing: 166
Buckets or pails: 164Hot water: 160
Cosmetics: 159Bed rails: 158
Diapers: 145In-line skating: 131
Stools: 127Lacrosse: 122
Treehouses or playhouses: 119Medical equipment, general: 116
Other specified plastic products: 109Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 108
Sleeping bags: 108Pet supplies: 102
Skating: 102Animal induced injury: 102
Insect induced injuries: 102First aid equipment: 101
Luggage: 101Pens and pencils: 101
Grocery or shopping carts: 98Martial arts: 93
Computers: 92Other drugs or medications: 92
Foods: 90Outerwear: 88
Cribs: 86Tapes: 86
Tools: 86Plastic wrapping products: 86
Rugs or carpets: 86Golf carts: 86
Snow boarding: 86Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 86
Clothing: 86Nonglass bottles or jars: 85
Wheelchairs: 79Toy guns with projectiles: 79
Filters: 79Stepladders: 79
Bars and bar accessories: 79Car seats: 78
Laundry baskets: 77Blankets: 76
Fishing: 76Desk supplies: 75
Pogo sticks: 73Aerosol containers: 73
Towels or cloths: 73Paintbrushes or rollers, manual: 73
Sewing basket articles: 72Clothing irons: 71
Power lawn mowers: 71Personal protection devices: 71
Hair dryers: 71Baby gates or barriers: 71
Water skiing: 71Ramps or landings: 71
Tableware and accessories: 71Bedding: 71
Other ranges or ovens: 71Blocks, stacking toys or pull toys: 71
Public equipment: 71Metal containers: 71
Golf: 66Television tables or stands: 65
Knives: 59Lye: 59
Riding toys: 59Crutches, canes or walkers: 59
Kitchen gadgets: 59Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 59
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 52Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 51
Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 45Tricycles: 45
Keys, key rings or key chains: 45Fans: 43
Microwave ovens: 43Swimming pool equipment: 41
Ball sports: 37Bags: 36
Mattresses: 30Plastic bags: 30
Horseback riding: 30Decorative yard equipment: 30
Adhesives: 30Pumps: 29
Clothing accessories: 27Amusement attractions: 27
Other ball sports: 27Bleachers: 26
Wading pools: 26Step stools: 21
Screwdrivers: 21Wrestling: 20
Televisions: 20Hot tubs or home spas: 20
Grills: 20Hair clippers and trimmers: 20
Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 20Combs or hairbrushes: 20
Potty chairs or training seats: 20Beach chairs or folding chairs: 16
Dishwashing liquid: 15Drinking glasses: 15
Barstools or kitchen stools: 15Scissors: 15
Bleaches: 15Flatware: 15
Toilet bowl products: 15Air conditioners: 15
Cutting torches: 15Alcohol: 15
Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 15Wire: 15
Tablet or capsule drugs: 15Tennis: 15
Sewing machines or accessories: 15Lawn mowers: 15
Water tubing: 15Above-ground swimming pools: 15
Shoelace fasteners: 15Marbles: 15
Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 15Paint or varnish thinners: 15
Water slides: 15Boxing: 15
Wooden containers: 14Nonwheeled riding toys, unpowered: 14
Washing machines: 14Scaffolding: 14
Refrigerators: 14Radiators: 12
Wagons: 12Roller skating: 12
Other playground equipment: 11Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 11
Volleyball: 6Cookware: 6
Bowling: 6Doorsills or frames: 6
Other containers: 6Playpens: 6
Ice hockey: 6Nightwear: 6
Go-carts: 6Portable food or beverage coolers: 6
Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 6Coins: 5
Field hockey: 5Cardboard products: 5
Other sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 5Extension or straight ladders: 5
Toy guns: 5Book bags or back carriers: 5
Art supplies or equipment: 5Drinking straws: 5
Tool sheds: 5Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 5
Convertible beds, hideaway beds or sofa beds: 5Toy boxes or chests: 5

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