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Accidents - Year 2010 - Upper Trunk


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 804,442
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Stairs or steps: 94,269Floors or flooring materials: 45,113
Bathtubs or showers: 38,791Beds or bedframes: 36,161
Bicycles or accessories: 31,221Exercise: 26,811
Football: 24,339Chairs: 23,310
Ladders: 20,729Tables: 18,112
Containers: 15,381All-terrain vehicles: 14,627
Basketball: 14,020Weight lifting: 13,414
Furniture: 12,861Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 10,969
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 10,289Manual snow or ice removal tools: 9,158
Horseback riding: 8,628Crutches, canes or walkers: 8,422
Toilets: 7,746Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 7,519
Wheelchairs: 6,617Exercise equipment: 6,597
Soccer: 6,368Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 6,090
Ceilings and walls: 5,874Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 5,850
Rugs or carpets: 5,631Fences or fence posts: 5,388
Baseball: 5,181Doors: 4,809
Day wear: 4,486Televisions: 4,447
Handrails, railings or banisters: 4,407Footwear: 4,405
Computers: 4,380Swimming: 4,343
Golf: 4,097Hot water: 3,899
Lawn mowers: 3,856Trampolines: 3,777
Wrestling: 3,771Sports and recreational activity: 3,413
Swimming pools: 3,368Softball: 3,312
Bags: 3,262Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 3,259
Snow boarding: 3,160Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 3,137
Skateboards: 3,076Counters or countertops: 3,031
Martial arts: 2,900Snow skiing: 2,663
Hockey: 2,597Refrigerators: 2,331
Tableware and accessories: 2,327Clothing: 2,245
Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 2,228Dancing: 2,147
Sleds: 2,067Fishing: 2,053
Sinks: 2,024Laundry soaps or detergents: 1,993
Other furniture: 1,968Cheerleading: 1,901
Washing machines: 1,857Swings or swing sets: 1,845
Benches: 1,796Pet supplies: 1,787
Vacuum cleaners: 1,783Tree stands: 1,774
Other unpowered garden tools: 1,768Slides or sliding boards: 1,721
Jewelry: 1,712Stools: 1,681
Riding power lawn mowers: 1,656Amusement attractions: 1,567
Chair, recliner: 1,541Buckets or pails: 1,503
Luggage: 1,488Bunk beds: 1,478
Manual cleaning equipment: 1,466Step stools: 1,432
Volleyball: 1,430Tennis: 1,416
Air conditioners: 1,416Soaps: 1,357
Track and field: 1,332Cabinet or door hardware: 1,318
Grocery or shopping carts: 1,293Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 1,284
Stepladders: 1,264Laundry baskets: 1,261
Poles: 1,257Tools: 1,249
Other toys: 1,227Go-carts: 1,224
Other ranges or ovens: 1,171Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 1,136
Lacrosse: 1,135Scooters, unpowered: 1,082
Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 1,070Rotary power lawn mowers: 1,053
Doorsills or frames: 1,049Book bags or back carriers: 1,043
Knives: 1,011Cookware: 1,010
Cardboard products: 1,007House repair or construction materials: 1,004
Barstools or kitchen stools: 989Other ball sports: 983
Pipes: 963Hot tubs or home spas: 936
Power lawn mowers: 920Water slides: 907
Scaffolding: 890Mattresses: 888
Car seats: 883Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 883
Ice hockey: 882Sheets or pillowcases: 859
Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 849Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 836
Pruning or trimming equipment: 810Escalators: 803
Bowling: 800Snowmobiles: 792
Roller skating: 776Ramps or landings: 768
Telephones or telephone accessories: 760Vending machines: 758
Games or game parts: 734Surfing: 726
Freezers: 723Water skiing: 723
Portable food or beverage coolers: 714Elevators or other lifts: 706
Water tubing: 689Chain saws: 685
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 674Bleachers: 643
Toolboxes or tool kits: 637Golf carts: 631
Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 622Boxing: 621
Balls: 613Gymnastics: 601
Wooden containers: 598Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 595
Other playground equipment: 594Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 582
Electric heating pads: 572Motorized vehicles: 569
Cribs: 568Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 565
Metal containers: 560Paper products: 556
Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 552Fans: 530
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 516Rope or string: 502
Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 481Plastic containers: 481
Nonelectric razors or shavers: 475Scooters/skateboards, powered: 472
Clothes dryers: 472Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 463
Blankets: 450Fertilizers: 441
Chair, rocking: 438Hammocks: 432
Grills: 431Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 430
Trays: 430Snow throwers/blowers: 426
Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 425Rugby: 421
Christmas decorations: 421Razors or shavers: 409
Towels or cloths: 407Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 406
Diving or diving boards: 402Lockers: 400
In-line skating: 398Decorative yard equipment: 397
Nonelectric toothbrushes: 381Plastic bags: 380
Bathtub or shower enclosures: 359Snow tubing: 358
Archery: 357Heaters or heating systems: 356
Batteries: 356Beach chairs or folding chairs: 352
Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 351Pillows: 351
Outerwear: 343Gasoline: 341
Playground equipment: 332Fabric treatment products: 331
Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 324Coal or wood-burning stoves: 321
Bottles or jars: 319Billiards or pool: 317
Built-in swimming pools: 317Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 315
Pressure cookers or canners: 315General purpose household cleaners: 315
Mobile/manufactured homes: 312Bleaches: 312
Christmas tree lights: 307Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 306
Microwave ovens: 305Drinking glasses: 303
Clothing accessories: 301Flying discs and boomerangs: 299
Manual push mowers: 296Nightwear: 294
Other manual workshop tools: 292Treehouses or playhouses: 291
Pens and pencils: 283Hammers: 280
Footlockers: 279Television tables or stands: 276
Windowsills or frames: 271Air compressors: 271
Tractors: 268Carts: 268
Fireworks: 266Camping equipment: 265
Cords, electrical: 263Extension or straight ladders: 262
Ball sports: 261Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 260
Convertible beds, hideaway beds or sofa beds: 257General home or room involvement in fires: 257
Log splitters: 257Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 255
Futons: 253Nonbaby mattresses: 252
Mountain climbing: 246Water heaters: 246
Baby strollers: 240Wire: 239
Power saws: 239Hatchets or axes: 237
Horseshoes: 232Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 232
Radiators: 229Swimming pool equipment: 225
Mirrors or mirror glass: 223Combs or hairbrushes: 223
Gasoline cans: 223Detergents: 222
Drills: 216Toy boxes or chests: 216
Paintbrushes or rollers, manual: 214Workshop furnishings: 210
Garage doors: 188Propane, LP or butane gas tanks or fittings: 187
Tricycles: 183Ice skating: 179
Minibikes, powered: 178Clothing irons: 177
Garden tractors: 175Chains: 174
Hair dryers: 172Seasonal decorations: 172
Nail guns or stud drivers: 171Painting equipment, powered: 169
Baby gates or barriers: 168Electric Christmas decorations: 165
Eyeglasses: 165Gas or LP grills or stoves: 164
Towel racks or bars: 162Dollies, handtrucks or luggage carriers: 158
Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 158Pedal-powered adult vehicles: 158
Nonglass bottles or jars: 158Outdoor awnings or shutters: 157
Safes: 156Umbrellas: 156
Lighting equipment: 156Coffee makers or teapots: 154
Saws: 153Keys, key rings or key chains: 153
Fire escape devices: 151Power sanders: 148
Extension cords: 148Floor lamps or table lamps: 147
Inflatable furniture: 147Power drills or accessories: 146
Sewing machines or accessories: 145Ironing boards or covers: 143
Other clothing: 143Baby carriages: 143
Other containers: 143Bed rails: 142
Wagons: 142Canning jars or lids: 142
Pull-down or folding stairs: 140Other baby carriers: 140
Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 140First aid equipment: 139
Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 139Toy vehicles: 136
Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 135Badminton: 135
Electric heaters: 135Straps: 135
Tarpaulins: 130Aquariums or accessories: 130
Light bulbs: 128Sprayers: 128
Pins and needles: 127Clocks: 123
Handball: 118Baby bouncer seats: 109
Dolls, plush toys, and action figures: 108School equipment: 107
Lunch boxes or pails: 105Baby carriers: 104
Scuba diving: 103BBs or pellets: 103
Power tillers or cultivators: 101Dishwashers: 101
Street hockey: 99Metal cookware: 98
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 96Cots: 96
Flashlights or battery-powered lanterns: 95Electric kettles or hot pots: 93
Pogo sticks: 93Lighters: 93
Outdoor patio heaters or firepits: 92Other portable or stationary power tools: 88
Business and office machines: 87Generators or power plants: 87
Nonelectric blankets: 87Bars and bar accessories: 87
Cigarette or pipe lighters: 86Flotation toys: 86
Table tennis: 86Faucets or spigots: 86
Matches: 86Above-ground swimming pools: 81
Field hockey: 81Tapes: 81
Gas ranges or ovens: 80Chimneys: 80
Outdoor antennas: 79Scissors: 79
Electric deep fryers: 79Costumes or masks: 76
Flares: 76Electric combs: 76
Electrical outlets or receptacles: 76Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 76
Power leaf mulchers and grinders: 76Sleeping bags: 76
Riding toys: 76Electric lighting equipment: 76
Other toy weapons: 76Utility vehicles: 76
Vacuum containers: 76Glass bathtub or shower enclosures: 76
Artificial Christmas trees: 76Baby mattresses or pads: 76
Gas fumes or gas vapors of unknown origin: 76Diaper pails: 76
Bench or table saws: 76Saunas: 76
Toilet bowl products: 71Fertilizers and other chemicals for outdoor use: 71
Building sets: 71Shuffleboard: 71
Appliances: 71Water toys: 71
Sun lamps: 71Wood paneling and particleboard: 71
Electrical wire or wiring systems: 71Other grills or stoves: 71
Slow cookers: 71Air purifiers: 71
Sewing basket articles: 70Eye protection devices: 70
Baby bathtub seats or rings: 70Slingshots or sling-propelled toys: 70
Manual lawn trimmers or edgers: 70Bedding: 70
Playpens: 70Rug shampooers: 70
Powered riding toys: 70Manual scissors: 69
Thermal or sound insulation materials: 69Water softeners or conditioners: 68
Portable baby swings: 63Electric fireplaces: 63
Skating: 63Window or door security barriers: 63
Roller hockey: 63Awls, chisels or planes: 63
Hair clippers and trimmers: 63Scales: 63
Pumps: 63Lamp oils: 63
Public equipment: 63Automotive tools or accessories: 63
Pacifiers or teething rings: 63Aerosol containers: 63
Boilers: 63Musical instruments, electric or battery operated: 63
Charcoal or wood-burning grills: 63Other fireplaces: 61
Nonmetal cookware: 55High chairs: 55
Other sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 54Automatic doors: 52
Seesaws or teeterboards: 48Remote control, universal or not stated: 48
Antifreeze: 48Swimming pool chemicals: 43
Knives with replaceable blades: 38Fuel storage tanks: 38
Darts: 38Portable circular power saws: 38
Doorstops: 38Fencing: 33
Garbage disposers: 33Fire or smoke alarms: 33
Laundry hampers: 33Lubricants: 33
Stilts: 32Desk supplies: 32
Tool sheds: 32Aluminum foil wrapping products: 32
Electric baseboard heaters: 32Tape recorders or players: 32
Dune buggies/beach buggies: 31Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 31
Window screens: 31Photographic equipment: 31
Decorative water features: 27Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 21
Table linens: 21Heating or cooling comfort packs: 17
Kitchen mixing bowls, canisters or similar containers: 17Fire extinguishers: 16
Fuel oils: 16Moving walks: 16
Art and ceramic supplies or equipment: 16Coaxial Cable: 16
Tombstones or grave markers: 16Manual filing or sanding tools: 16
Built-in fireplaces: 15Trash compactors: 15
Electric mixers: 15Balloons: 15
Other specified plastic products: 15Pressurized containers: 15
Wallpaper: 15Leaf blowers: 15
Liquid room deodorizers or fresheners: 15Oven cleaners: 15
Ashtrays, not electric or not battery operated: 15Screwdrivers: 15
Acids: 15Marbles: 15
Electric ranges or ovens: 15Stretch cords or stretch straps: 15
Battery chargers: 15Manual pruning or trimming equipment: 15
Fabrics: 15Wheeled riding toys, unpowered: 10
Portable swimming pools: 10Lighter fluids: 5
Welding equipment: 5Baby changing tables: 5
Drinking fountains: 5Plastic wrapping products: 5
Dry ice: 5

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