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Accidents - 26-50 years old - Year 1998 - Ear


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 28,389
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Accidents - Sex


First aid equipment: 14,023Swimming: 2,903
Jewelry: 1,808Ear protection devices: 838
Fishing: 684Water skiing: 607
Bicycles or accessories: 396Scuba diving: 338
Diving or diving boards: 263Paper products: 234
Exercise: 226Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 209
Bathtubs or showers: 199Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 188
Beds: 188Metal containers: 179
Softball: 160Stairs or steps: 159
Gasoline: 152Combs or hairbrushes: 152
Scissors: 142Ceilings and walls: 140
Chairs: 132Floors or flooring materials: 131
Football: 124Soccer: 122
Wire: 102Tables: 102
Rugby: 102Basketball: 94
Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 94Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 94
Chain saws: 94Desk supplies: 87
Eyeglasses: 87Swimming pools: 75
Adhesives: 75Power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 75
Counters or countertops: 75Saws: 75
Bedsprings or bedframes: 75Surfing: 74
Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 74Razors or shavers: 74
Hot tubs or home spas: 74Manual cleaning equipment: 74
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 74Pillows: 74
Hearing aids: 67Cribs: 67
Christmas decorations: 67Built-in swimming pools: 67
Sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 67Snow skiing: 67
Water slides: 67Keys, key rings or key chains: 67
Horseback riding: 66Eye protection devices: 66
Paint or varnish thinners: 66Other toys: 66
Baseball: 66Garden tractors: 66
Other unpowered garden tools: 57Doors: 56
Windows or window glass: 38Slides or sliding boards: 38
All-terrain vehicles: 38Pipes: 37
Volleyball: 37Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 37
Manicuring devices: 37Molding compounds: 37
Ball sports: 19Batteries: 19
Cutting torches: 19Wooden matches: 19
Public equipment: 19Knives: 19
Portable food or beverage coolers: 19Nonelectric toothbrushes: 19
Ladders: 19Paintbrushes or rollers, manual: 18
Matches: 18Footwear: 18
Other portable or stationary power tools: 18Refrigerators: 18
Indoor antennas: 18Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 18
Golf carts: 18Poles: 18
Golf: 18House repair or construction materials: 18
Bottles or jars: 18Fireworks: 18
Soaps: 18Wrestling: 18
Paint or varnish removers, paintbrush cleaners: 18Flotation toys: 18

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