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Accidents - Year 2010 - Finger


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 1,414,263
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Knives: 237,205Doors: 108,689
Basketball: 76,270Football: 69,452
Metal containers: 41,120Drinking glasses: 30,351
Knives with replaceable blades: 29,218Bench or table saws: 28,226
Tableware and accessories: 24,204Fishing: 22,922
Bicycles or accessories: 20,163Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 18,763
Baseball: 16,562Stairs or steps: 16,438
Slicers and choppers: 16,187Jewelry: 15,845
Ceilings and walls: 15,008Nonelectric razors or shavers: 13,299
Softball: 12,922Pruning or trimming equipment: 12,489
Hammers: 11,888Soccer: 11,681
Floors or flooring materials: 11,316Scissors: 10,189
Fences or fence posts: 9,991Saws: 9,247
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 9,113Volleyball: 9,042
Weight lifting: 8,976Power saws: 8,384
Pet supplies: 8,153Tables: 8,020
Chairs: 7,450Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 7,351
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 7,187Garage doors: 6,951
Log splitters: 6,905Portable circular power saws: 6,832
Containers: 6,745Sports and recreational activity: 6,533
Lawn mowers: 6,504Other ball sports: 6,239
Manual scissors: 6,215Power lawn mowers: 6,151
Manicuring devices: 5,965Beds or bedframes: 5,735
Snow throwers/blowers: 5,582Chain saws: 5,346
Mirrors or mirror glass: 5,005Other ranges or ovens: 4,863
Kitchen gadgets: 4,557Drills: 4,471
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 4,292Bathtubs or showers: 4,252
Skateboards: 4,120Workshop grinders, buffers, or polishers: 4,069
Electric blenders: 4,034Glass bottles or jars: 3,848
Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 3,795Bowling: 3,774
Tools: 3,768Hatchets or axes: 3,532
Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 3,484Food processors: 3,352
Fans: 3,316Lockers: 3,295
Other manual workshop tools: 3,263Ladders: 3,257
Power hedge trimmers: 3,221Doorsills or frames: 3,171
Archery: 3,163Refrigerators: 3,066
Swings or swing sets: 3,061Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 3,050
Manual cleaning equipment: 3,004Televisions: 2,957
Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 2,956Exercise equipment: 2,950
Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 2,913Wrestling: 2,912
Pipes: 2,879Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 2,831
Band saws: 2,831Snow skiing: 2,812
Cookware: 2,743Toilets: 2,732
Nail guns or stud drivers: 2,682Desk supplies: 2,672
Handrails, railings or banisters: 2,563Trampolines: 2,502
Other toys: 2,500Furniture: 2,493
Awls, chisels or planes: 2,477Washing machines: 2,426
Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 2,410Bags: 2,379
Rope or string: 2,359All-terrain vehicles: 2,324
Grills: 2,296Balls: 2,279
Computers: 2,267Beach chairs or folding chairs: 2,266
Poles: 2,259Lacrosse: 2,228
Scooters, unpowered: 2,217Light bulbs: 2,202
Grocery or shopping carts: 2,199Razors or shavers: 2,178
Hockey: 2,176Ball sports: 2,132
Cabinet or door hardware: 2,130Exercise: 2,115
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 2,006Screwdrivers: 1,900
Footwear: 1,889Wheelchairs: 1,881
Power drills or accessories: 1,835Pins and needles: 1,811
Hand saws: 1,806Rugs or carpets: 1,800
Air conditioners: 1,767Other unpowered garden tools: 1,764
Sinks: 1,756House repair or construction materials: 1,737
Day wear: 1,717Counters or countertops: 1,709
Bottles or jars: 1,705Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 1,690
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 1,688Chair, recliner: 1,672
Horseback riding: 1,663Paper products: 1,657
Cheerleading: 1,632Gymnastics: 1,607
Boxing: 1,607Slides or sliding boards: 1,575
Swimming pools: 1,571Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 1,563
Martial arts: 1,552Manual snow or ice removal tools: 1,542
Toy vehicles: 1,531Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 1,464
Other portable or stationary power tools: 1,432Wire: 1,426
Pens and pencils: 1,423Power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 1,353
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 1,319Automatic doors: 1,298
Rotary power lawn mowers: 1,259Metal cookware: 1,250
Sleds: 1,230Heavy-duty workshop staplers: 1,200
Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 1,200Amusement attractions: 1,186
Power routers: 1,183Toolboxes or tool kits: 1,165
Roller skating: 1,152Hot water: 1,123
Sewing machines or accessories: 1,111Chains: 1,086
Crutches, canes or walkers: 1,037Clothing accessories: 1,026
Other glass bottles or jars: 1,018Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 972
Public equipment: 957Clothing irons: 925
Dancing: 914Dishwashers: 904
Rugby: 895Ice skating: 891
Manual hedge trimmers: 891Manual pruning or trimming equipment: 887
Elevators or other lifts: 880Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 877
Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 866Other manual pruning or trimming equipment: 856
Ice hockey: 853Canning jars or lids: 841
Sprayers: 820Floor lamps or table lamps: 815
Snow boarding: 801Keys, key rings or key chains: 792
Electric mixers: 787Fireworks: 776
Riding power lawn mowers: 775Clothes dryers: 774
Field hockey: 766Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 758
Water slides: 753Kitchen mixing bowls, canisters or similar containers: 749
Outdoor awnings or shutters: 741Portable power drills and accessories: 740
Business and office machines: 737Coal or wood-burning stoves: 728
Microwave ovens: 725Swimming: 725
Christmas decorations: 693Cardboard products: 684
Windowsills or frames: 684Clothing: 678
Baby strollers: 670Benches: 667
Safes: 665Aquariums or accessories: 665
Freezers: 647Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 635
Stools: 630Manual filing or sanding tools: 622
Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 622Can openers: 617
Car seats: 612Vacuum cleaners: 609
Umbrellas: 606Telephones or telephone accessories: 602
Adhesives: 595Welding equipment: 589
Flatware: 589Nonglass bottles or jars: 577
Electric or battery-powered knives: 576Golf: 567
Power sanders: 552Plastic containers: 537
Bunk beds: 537Plastic wrapping products: 536
Outerwear: 535BBs or pellets: 530
Electrical outlets or receptacles: 521Electrical wire or wiring systems: 517
Tape recorders or players: 513Stationary power drills and accessories: 506
Towels or cloths: 504Plastic bags: 497
Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 479Faucets or spigots: 477
Surfing: 477Leaf blowers: 473
Decorative yard equipment: 473Coffee makers or teapots: 471
Mattresses: 465Power leaf mulchers and grinders: 461
Jigsaws: 456Electric ranges or ovens: 451
Bathtub or shower enclosures: 451Book bags or back carriers: 446
Tool sheds: 445Aluminum foil wrapping products: 445
Skating: 439Clocks: 438
Luggage: 437Vises or workshop clamps: 434
Bleachers: 431Billiards or pool: 427
Food grinders: 425Glass tubing or test tubes: 419
Cords, electrical: 416Flying discs and boomerangs: 413
Tetherball: 410Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 409
Power pruning or trimming equipment: 407Tractors: 400
Other fireplaces: 397Paper cutters: 391
Tennis: 389Straps: 389
Wooden containers: 384Heaters or heating systems: 383
Playground equipment: 380Knife sharpeners: 378
Trays: 375Animal traps: 368
Appliances: 368Buckets or pails: 361
In-line skating: 356Hacksaws: 354
Laundry baskets: 353Games or game parts: 352
Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 344Outdoor patio heaters or firepits: 344
Chair, rocking: 342Cigarette or pipe lighters: 341
Go-carts: 339Lighting equipment: 332
Footlockers: 332Automotive tools or accessories: 326
Camping equipment: 326Stepladders: 324
Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 323Radiators: 314
Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 314Ashtrays, not electric or not battery operated: 313
Brushcutters, powered: 308Snowmobiles: 303
School equipment: 303Glue guns: 303
Handball: 299Wagons: 299
Tricycles: 296Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 287
Pillows: 287Television tables or stands: 282
Gasoline cans: 280Seasonal decorations: 276
Golf carts: 276Baby gates or barriers: 273
Safety pins: 273Garbage disposers: 272
Power jointers: 270Water heaters: 264
Carts: 260Seesaws or teeterboards: 256
Storm windows: 255Fabrics: 247
Painting equipment, powered: 245Decorative water features: 242
Nonmetal cookware: 242Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 241
Glass soft drink bottles: 239Other power pruning or trimming equipment: 238
Horseshoes: 236Water tubing: 231
Flashlights or battery-powered lanterns: 229Electric counter-top ovens, broilers or toaster ovens: 229
Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 227Other specified plastic products: 226
Metal chimneys, stovepipes or flues: 225Blocks, stacking toys or pull toys: 223
Wood paneling and particleboard: 221Sewing basket articles: 213
Drain snakes: 212Air compressors: 212
Fireplace equipment: 211Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 210
Radial arm saws: 204Power tillers or cultivators: 204
Propane, LP or butane gas tanks or fittings: 204Sheets or pillowcases: 202
Self-contained openers: 200Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 196
Art and ceramic supplies or equipment: 195Street hockey: 194
General home or room involvement in fires: 194Scooters/skateboards, powered: 188
Cribs: 187Tapes: 184
Dolls, plush toys, and action figures: 182Escalators: 181
Photographic equipment: 179Hammocks: 178
Step stools: 178Combs or hairbrushes: 177
Manual push mowers: 176Hair dryers: 176
Toasters: 176Water polo: 174
Swimming pool equipment: 172Hair clippers and trimmers: 172
Fuel-burning lighting equipment: 169Pretend electronics, tools, housewares, and appliances: 168
Other furnaces: 168Extension or straight ladders: 164
Bottle openers: 164Dollies, handtrucks or luggage carriers: 164
Workshop furnishings: 161Fire extinguishers: 160
Other grills or stoves: 159Charcoal or wood-burning grills: 158
Electric deep fryers: 154Lubricants: 153
Portable food or beverage coolers: 150Balloons: 147
Potholders, oven mitts or hot pads: 146Food skewers: 143
Tarpaulins: 143Power lathes: 140
Thermal or sound insulation materials: 140Musical instruments, electric or battery operated: 140
Charcoal: 140Ice cream makers: 140
Glass bathtub or shower enclosures: 140Barstools or kitchen stools: 136
Bed rails: 134Soaps: 134
Other containers: 132Gas ranges or ovens: 132
Convertible beds, hideaway beds or sofa beds: 131Pull-down or folding stairs: 130
Other playground equipment: 128Incinerators: 127
Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 121Juicers: 118
Stretch cords or stretch straps: 113Other sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 111
Sabre saws: 110First aid equipment: 109
Garden tractors: 109Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 107
Toy boxes or chests: 106Rug shampooers: 104
Baby walkers or jumpers: 102Panelboards, circuit breakers, ground fault circuit interrupters: 101
Batteries: 96Boilers: 96
Bleaches: 96Table tennis: 95
Bread making machines: 93Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 92
Electric kettles or hot pots: 92Artificial Christmas trees: 89
Hot tubs or home spas: 87Aerosol containers: 87
Laundry hampers: 87Vending machines: 87
Filters: 86Electric lighting equipment: 86
Hair grooming equipment or accessories: 84Scaffolding: 84
Fertilizers: 81Ice picks: 81
Built-in swimming pools: 80Window screens: 79
Towel racks or bars: 79Batons: 79
Diving or diving boards: 77Electric Christmas decorations: 76
Gas or LP heaters: 76Saunas: 76
Baby carriers: 76Eyeglasses: 76
Electric frying pans and skillets: 76Corkscrews: 76
Nonelectric knife sharpeners: 76Battery chargers: 76
Coins: 76Nonelectric can openers: 76
Matches: 76Electric griddles: 76
Hot plates: 75Trash compactors: 71
Electric heaters: 71Electric scissors: 71
Artificial turf: 71Levels: 71
Dyes: 71Skeet shooting: 71
Portable gas or LP heaters: 71Power shapers: 71
Fuel storage tanks: 71Nonbaby mattresses: 71
Powered riding toys: 70Acids: 70
Manual workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 70Electric coffee makers or teapots: 70
Record players: 70Cutting torches: 70
Other electric lighting equipment: 70Slow cookers: 69
Generators or power plants: 68Laundry soaps or detergents: 68
General purpose household cleaners: 63Pumps: 63
Table linens: 63Attachable high chairs: 63
Remote control, universal or not stated: 63Nightwear: 63
Projectors: 63Multi-purpose lighters: 63
Ramps or landings: 63Wallpaper: 63
Other clothing: 63Cosmetics: 63
Gasoline: 63Fencing: 63
Water skiing: 63Other toy weapons: 59
Extension cords: 59Gas or LP grills or stoves: 54
Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 54Watches: 53
Lighters: 53Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 52
Track and field: 48Utility vehicles: 48
Ice makers: 48Futons: 43
Plastic panels for doors or windows: 38Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 38
Children's play tents, play tunnels or other enclosures: 38Costumes or masks: 38
Manual lawn trimmers or edgers: 37Ironing boards or covers: 37
Blankets: 37Pressurized containers: 33
Chemicals: 33Automotive chemicals: 33
Other antennas: 32Electric can openers: 32
Minibikes, powered: 32Diapers: 32
Gas-burning fireplaces: 32Scales: 31
Coaxial Cable: 31Thermostats: 31
Unpowered coffee makers or teapots: 31High chairs: 28
Humidifiers: 27Music boxes or chimes: 21
Swimming pool slides: 21Sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 21
Radios: 21Christmas tree lights: 17
Pacifiers or teething rings: 17Caulking or spackling compounds: 17
Cots: 17Electric soldering equipment: 16
Other furniture: 16Electric motors: 16
Butane or LP gas meters: 16Mountain climbing: 16
Heat tapes, electric: 16Electric razors or shavers: 15
Personal protection devices: 15Portable baby swings: 15
Telescopes, binoculars, microscopes or magnifying glasses: 15Toy guns: 15
Drinking fountains: 15Motorized vehicles: 15
Mobile/manufactured homes: 15Flares: 15
Baby changing tables: 15Badminton: 15
Electric heating pads: 15Baby bottles or nipples: 15
Other toy guns: 15Soldering equipment: 15
Metal or plastic molding sets: 15Treehouses or playhouses: 11
Wheeled riding toys, unpowered: 10Night-lights: 10
Building sets: 10Doorstops: 6
Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 6Moving walks: 6
Eye protection devices: 5Massage devices or vibrators: 5
Portable electric heaters: 5Window or door security barriers: 5
Magazine racks or book ends: 5Baby bouncer seats: 5
Electric baseboard heaters: 5Portable swimming pools: 5
Roller hockey: 5

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