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Accidents - Year 2009 - Pubic Region


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 45,260
See also: Other years, Other body parts.
Accidents - Age:
0-5 years old:10,313
6-15 years old:15,980
16-25 years old:7,780
26-50 years old:7,634
50+ years old:3,551

Accidents - Sex

Accidents - Race


Bicycles or accessories: 4,320Day wear: 2,776
Bathtubs or showers: 2,091Toilets: 1,416
Soaps: 1,341Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 1,101
Beds or bedframes: 1,038Swimming: 874
Chairs: 871Basketball: 831
Stairs or steps: 819Swimming pools: 790
Football: 790Razors or shavers: 739
Nonelectric razors or shavers: 708Ladders: 694
Soccer: 693All-terrain vehicles: 675
Exercise: 556Bunk beds: 530
Other toys: 528Massage devices or vibrators: 485
Floors or flooring materials: 439Baseball: 434
Jewelry: 421Weight lifting: 392
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 388First aid equipment: 378
Fences or fence posts: 370Skateboards: 361
Paper products: 360Clothing: 345
Swings or swing sets: 344Gymnastics: 321
Playground equipment: 316Tables: 304
Exercise equipment: 300Stools: 286
Other ball sports: 264Doors: 252
Furniture: 246Poles: 238
Slides or sliding boards: 228Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 227
Scooters, unpowered: 226Pens and pencils: 225
Wheelchairs: 223Televisions: 223
Pipes: 215Dancing: 212
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 208Bottles or jars: 202
Footwear: 198Cabinet or door hardware: 194
Other playground equipment: 194Horseback riding: 191
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 188Containers: 183
Counters or countertops: 182Sewing basket articles: 173
Scissors: 170Hockey: 168
Chair, recliner: 168Trampolines: 166
Other specified plastic products: 165Lacrosse: 158
Amusement attractions: 153Fishing: 153
Knives with replaceable blades: 153Golf: 152
Manual cleaning equipment: 152Martial arts: 150
Computers: 146Pins and needles: 146
Safety pins: 146Towels or cloths: 144
Hatchets or axes: 139Hair clippers and trimmers: 139
Softball: 134Bars and bar accessories: 122
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 120Hot water: 119
Bags: 112Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 112
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 112Sports and recreational activity: 110
Grocery or shopping carts: 108Nightwear: 108
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 105Desk supplies: 96
Diapers: 96Built-in swimming pools: 96
Clothing accessories: 93Roller skating: 91
Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 91Manual scissors: 90
Pogo sticks: 90Step stools: 88
Tricycles: 87Snow boarding: 86
Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 86Seesaws or teeterboards: 82
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 82Self-contained openers: 82
Laundry baskets: 82Handrails, railings or banisters: 82
Laundry soaps or detergents: 81Blocks, stacking toys or pull toys: 81
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 78Luggage: 77
Crutches, canes or walkers: 75Tree stands: 75
Surfing: 75Sleds: 75
Other unpowered garden tools: 75Balloons: 75
Barstools or kitchen stools: 75Coffee makers or teapots: 75
Cribs: 75Doorsills or frames: 75
Chains: 75Unicycles: 70
Snowmobiles: 70Nonwheeled riding toys, unpowered: 70
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 70House repair or construction materials: 70
Adhesives: 70Toolboxes or tool kits: 70
Heaters or heating systems: 70Seasonal decorations: 70
Knives: 70Cardboard products: 69
Stretch cords or stretch straps: 69Laundry hampers: 69
Riding power lawn mowers: 69Tetherball: 69
Combs or hairbrushes: 68Baby gates or barriers: 68
Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 65Street hockey: 62
Toilet bowl products: 62Glass bottles or jars: 62
Toy boxes or chests: 62Workshop grinders, buffers, or polishers: 62
Track and field: 59Benches: 54
Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 53Pet supplies: 53
Vacuum cleaners: 53Manual snow or ice removal tools: 53
Wrestling: 52Metal containers: 50
Tableware and accessories: 42Outerwear: 41
Pumps: 37Rugs or carpets: 37
Building sets: 37Ball sports: 37
Ice hockey: 37Billiards or pool: 36
Diving or diving boards: 33Mirrors or mirror glass: 31
Microwave ovens: 31Wagons: 30
Bleaches: 30Fireworks: 30
Water tubing: 30Potty chairs or training seats: 27
Bleachers: 22Other containers: 22
Other sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 22General purpose household cleaners: 21
Other manual workshop tools: 21Tools: 21
Go-carts: 21Beach chairs or folding chairs: 21
Buckets or pails: 21Floor lamps or table lamps: 21
Ceilings and walls: 18Cookware: 16
Carts: 16Clothes dryers: 16
Freezers: 16Refrigerators: 16
Baby strollers: 16Slingshots or sling-propelled toys: 15
Snow throwers/blowers: 15Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 15
Toy bows or arrows: 15Swimming pool slides: 15
Archery: 15Lawn mowers: 15
Pruning or trimming equipment: 15Air conditioners: 15
Elevators or other lifts: 15Escalators: 15
Plastic bags: 15Electric toothbrushes or oral irrigators: 15
Batteries: 15Gasoline: 15
Mattresses: 15Nail guns or stud drivers: 15
Darts: 15Hammers: 15
Glass bathtub or shower enclosures: 15Portable swimming pools: 15
Treehouses or playhouses: 12Swimming pool equipment: 12
Car seats: 12Bed rails: 12
Coins: 12Riding toys: 12
Flatware: 12Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 6
Detergents: 6Tennis: 6
Hot tubs or home spas: 6Sinks: 6
Water slides: 6Dishwashing liquid: 6
Tape recorders or players: 6Baby bouncer seats: 6
Nonglass bottles or jars: 6Kitchen gadgets: 6
Toddler beds: 6Paintbrushes or rollers, manual: 6
Electric heaters: 6Manicuring devices: 6
Radiators: 6Public equipment: 6
Bowling: 6Decorative water features: 6
Crayons or chalk: 6

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