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Accidents - Year 2007 - Neck


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 223,779
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Stairs or steps: 22,645Floors or flooring materials: 16,569
Beds or bedframes: 13,971Football: 11,633
Bathtubs or showers: 6,254Bicycles or accessories: 6,138
All-terrain vehicles: 5,885Chairs: 5,833
Trampolines: 5,075Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 4,636
Ladders: 4,573Basketball: 3,898
Exercise: 3,432Motor vehicles or parts: 3,192
Containers: 3,112Furniture: 2,862
Wheelchairs: 2,742Weight lifting: 2,543
Soccer: 2,324Ceilings and walls: 2,289
Swimming pools: 2,037Horseback riding: 2,012
Wrestling: 2,002Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 1,916
Cheerleading: 1,690Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 1,608
Sports and recreational activity: 1,565Amusement attractions: 1,541
Tables: 1,520Gymnastics: 1,480
Doors: 1,468Snow skiing: 1,384
House repair or construction materials: 1,350Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 1,330
Swimming: 1,253Pillows: 1,245
Surfing: 1,195Snow boarding: 1,191
Softball: 1,178Rugs or carpets: 1,116
Dancing: 1,101Bunk beds: 1,099
Swings or swing sets: 1,081Baseball: 1,042
Day wear: 1,002Televisions: 996
Exercise equipment: 976Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 959
Other toys: 952Crutches, canes or walkers: 894
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 890Fences or fence posts: 884
Clothing: 865Manual snow or ice removal tools: 811
Go-carts: 792Footwear: 791
Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 749Fishing: 747
Animal induced injury: 705Bags: 699
Skateboards: 674Alcohol: 665
Computers: 662Mattresses: 651
Toilets: 650Slides or sliding boards: 620
Doorsills or frames: 618Jewelry: 616
Lacrosse: 614Ice hockey: 614
Sleds: 614Riding power lawn mowers: 571
Hockey: 561Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 532
Combs or hairbrushes: 512Book bags or back carriers: 508
Telephones or telephone accessories: 501Lawn mowers: 499
Refrigerators: 484Sinks: 482
Tableware and accessories: 472Snowmobiles: 464
Golf: 461Other unpowered garden tools: 453
Chair, recliner: 451Stools: 439
Laundry baskets: 422Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 406
Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 404Built-in swimming pools: 402
Extension or straight ladders: 392Pipes: 382
Bowling: 373Garage doors: 372
Water tubing: 371Other containers: 368
Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 364Razors or shavers: 364
Cardboard products: 360Rope or string: 356
Ramps or landings: 355Water slides: 353
Nonelectric toothbrushes: 351Air conditioners: 350
Pet supplies: 349Tree stands: 347
Luggage: 336Pens and pencils: 330
Poles: 322Soaps: 318
Hot water: 316Vacuum cleaners: 310
Motorized vehicles: 310Step stools: 309
Diving or diving boards: 296Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 287
Insect induced injuries: 287Benches: 284
Handrails, railings or banisters: 282Track and field: 279
Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 276Buckets or pails: 272
Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 260Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 259
Golf carts: 256Cribs: 251
Water skiing: 243Playground equipment: 238
Clocks: 235Elevators or other lifts: 228
Clothes dryers: 219Escalators: 218
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 215Futons: 215
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 215Volleyball: 214
Martial arts: 212Portable food or beverage coolers: 211
Towels or cloths: 204Rugby: 199
Foods: 196Umbrellas: 190
Washing machines: 185Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 183
Dune buggies/beach buggies: 181Toolboxes or tool kits: 181
Car seats: 180Tennis: 178
Fans: 171Paper products: 170
Barstools or kitchen stools: 166Stepladders: 166
Nightwear: 166Tractors: 166
Scaffolding: 164Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 161
Baby strollers: 161Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 158
Towel racks or bars: 157Grocery or shopping carts: 154
Fertilizers: 154Wallpaper: 151
Cabinet or door hardware: 151Blankets: 150
Counters or countertops: 146Metal containers: 141
Hammers: 141Manual cleaning equipment: 140
Heating or cooling comfort packs: 140Archery: 140
Light bulbs: 140Rotary power lawn mowers: 140
Other playground equipment: 140Flying toys: 138
Outerwear: 138Camping equipment: 138
Cookware: 130Knives: 126
Cots: 125Business and office machines: 122
Medical equipment, general: 122Hammocks: 121
Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 114Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 112
Nonelectric razors or shavers: 110Bottles or jars: 108
Laundry soaps or detergents: 108Windowsills or frames: 108
Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 107Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 106
Other ranges or ovens: 105Roller skating: 104
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 103Artificial Christmas trees: 103
Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 102Tool sheds: 100
BBs or pellets: 96Seasonal decorations: 95
Scooters/skateboards, powered: 95Fuel oils: 95
High chairs: 92Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 92
Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 91Wooden containers: 90
Personal protection devices: 89Drinking glasses: 87
Plants, trees and shrubs: 87Nail guns or stud drivers: 87
Inflatable toys: 87Keys, key rings or key chains: 86
Plastic containers: 86Roller hockey: 86
Electric heating pads: 85Mirrors or mirror glass: 85
Cords, electrical: 85Wagons: 85
Chemicals: 85Stretch cords or stretch straps: 85
Boats and boating: 85Trays: 84
Snow tubing: 84Beach chairs or folding chairs: 84
Pressure cookers or canners: 84Flatware: 81
Other ball sports: 81Kites or kite string: 80
Outdoor awnings or shutters: 80Bleaches: 76
Lighting equipment: 76Chains: 76
Above-ground swimming pools: 76Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 76
Coins: 75Swimming pool equipment: 75
Powered riding toys: 75Bedspreads, throws or comforters: 75
Bed rails: 71Tape recorders or players: 71
Manual scissors: 71Coffee makers or teapots: 71
Christmas tree lights: 71Bench or table saws: 70
Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 70Manual push mowers: 70
Nonbaby mattresses: 70Pruning or trimming equipment: 70
Hatchets or axes: 70Plastic bags: 70
Other bedding: 70Other baby carriers: 70
Tarpaulins: 70Utility vehicles: 70
Sabre saws: 70Water heaters: 69
Bars and bar accessories: 69In-line skating: 69
Plastic wrapping products: 69Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 69
Christmas decorations: 69Fire or smoke alarms: 69
Liquid drugs: 69Television tables or stands: 69
Licensed two-wheeled motor vehicles: 67Hair clippers and trimmers: 61
Sleeping bags: 61Hair dryers: 55
Clothing accessories: 51Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 50
Tools: 50Ice skating: 48
Detergents: 47Lubricants: 46
Boxing: 46Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 46
Toy boxes or chests: 45Sprayers: 43
Bleachers: 43Freezers: 40
Dollies, handtrucks or luggage carriers: 40Paintbrushes or rollers, manual: 40
Scuba diving: 40Sheets or pillowcases: 40
Gas or LP grills or stoves: 40Baby gates or barriers: 40
Scooters, unpowered: 35Fencing: 34
Hot tubs or home spas: 31Lighters: 30
Skating: 30Nonglass bottles or jars: 30
Grills: 30Costumes or masks: 22
Public equipment: 21Treehouses or playhouses: 20
Thermal or sound insulation materials: 15Saunas: 15
Leaf blowers: 15Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 15
Chain saws: 15Portable baby swings: 15
Field hockey: 15Electric Christmas decorations: 15
Guns: 15Vending machines: 15
Fireworks: 15Pogo sticks: 15
Tricycles: 15Carts: 15
Party favors: 15Kitchen gadgets: 15
Knives with replaceable blades: 15Generators or power plants: 15
Aircraft: 15Propane, LP or butane gas tanks or fittings: 15
Decorative yard equipment: 15Automotive tools or accessories: 15
Glass bathtub or shower enclosures: 15Hand saws: 15
Ironing boards or covers: 15Gas fumes or gas vapors of unknown origin: 15
First aid equipment: 15Photographic equipment: 15
Other fireplaces: 15Mobile/manufactured homes: 15
Electrical wire or wiring systems: 15Sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 15
Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 15Eye protection devices: 15
Massage devices or vibrators: 15Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 15
Handball: 15Billiards or pool: 15
Children's play tents, play tunnels or other enclosures: 12Swimming pool slides: 10
Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 6Badminton: 6
Riding toys: 6Nonwheeled riding toys, unpowered: 6
Other specified plastic products: 5Microwave ovens: 5
Desk supplies: 5Wire: 5
Other toy weapons: 5Laundry hampers: 5
Chair, rocking: 5Clothing irons: 5
Building sets: 5Baby walkers or jumpers: 5
Baby carriers: 5Ball sports: 5
General purpose household cleaners: 5Glass bottles or jars: 5
Heaters or heating systems: 5Minibikes, powered: 5

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