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Accidents - 26-50 years old - Year 1998 - Lower Trunk


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 316,204
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Stairs or steps: 47,884Floors or flooring materials: 24,375
Furniture: 18,154Containers: 15,015
Ladders: 11,921Bathtubs or showers: 11,911
Chairs: 8,165Beds: 7,924
Bicycles or accessories: 6,446Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 6,358
Horseback riding: 6,017House repair or construction materials: 5,751
Basketball: 5,439Exercise: 4,772
Weight lifting: 4,635Tables: 4,199
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 4,010Refrigerators: 3,288
Bags: 3,188Televisions: 2,636
Cardboard products: 2,232Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 2,228
All-terrain vehicles: 2,136Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 2,106
Rugs or carpets: 2,081Lawn mowers: 2,016
Footwear: 1,927Air conditioners: 1,897
Ceilings and walls: 1,877Snow skiing: 1,813
Golf: 1,807Softball: 1,774
Football: 1,766In-line skating: 1,728
Water skiing: 1,646Day wear: 1,643
Buckets or pails: 1,599Wheelchairs: 1,578
Other unpowered garden tools: 1,577Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 1,570
Fences or fence posts: 1,541Toilets: 1,538
Bowling: 1,511Luggage: 1,496
Baseball: 1,467Dancing: 1,408
Exercise equipment: 1,294Scaffolding: 1,257
Washing machines: 1,257Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 1,174
Vacuum cleaners: 1,173Riding power lawn mowers: 1,105
Doors: 1,088Windows or window glass: 998
Swimming pools: 974Manual cleaning equipment: 935
Grocery or shopping carts: 881Other toys: 879
Clothing: 870Roller skating: 870
Toolboxes or tool kits: 863Trampolines: 854
Mattresses: 824Knives: 812
Snow boarding: 808Bunk beds: 804
Crutches, canes or walkers: 794Stepladders: 738
Snowmobiles: 705Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 698
Counters or countertops: 686Handrails, railings or banisters: 684
Volleyball: 683Tableware and accessories: 677
Fishing: 662Soccer: 634
Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 615Clothes dryers: 595
Paper products: 556Sinks: 554
Aquariums or accessories: 527Other ranges: 514
Freezers: 510Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 502
Water slides: 490Convertible beds, hideaway beds or sofa beds: 484
Ice skating: 476Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 446
Wood paneling and particleboard: 443Martial arts: 440
Built-in swimming pools: 436Portable food or beverage coolers: 436
Hot water: 430Metal containers: 415
Chain saws: 414Rope or string: 407
Amusement attractions: 403Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 402
Garage doors: 396Carts: 394
Tennis: 380Manual snow or ice removal tools: 362
Computers: 360Cookware: 358
Bedsprings or bedframes: 352Bleachers: 348
Elevators or other lifts: 346Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 339
Step stools: 337Skating: 323
Swings or swing sets: 322Other portable or stationary power tools: 320
Swimming: 320Flying toys: 314
Ball sports: 311Telephones or telephone accessories: 309
Go-carts: 303Surfing: 303
Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 303Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 296
Microwave ovens: 294Rotary power lawn mowers: 293
Poles: 286Bottles or jars: 284
Beach chairs or folding chairs: 283Power lawn mowers: 281
Fuel storage tanks: 277Cabinet or door hardware: 273
Benches: 272Electric heating pads: 264
Ramps or landings: 263Sleds: 263
Dishwashers: 262Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 262
Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 246Slides or sliding boards: 242
Pruning or trimming equipment: 238Christmas tree lights: 235
Soaps: 235Baby strollers: 228
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 227Pipes: 217
Hockey: 217Massage devices or vibrators: 216
Water heaters: 216Hatchets or axes: 215
Plastic bags: 209Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 208
Christmas decorations: 208Waterbeds or water pillows: 207
Camping equipment: 205Other containers: 200
Recliner chairs: 199Coal or wood-burning stoves: 199
Diving or diving boards: 190Wading pools: 187
Billiards or pool: 182Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 180
Hammocks: 179Towels or cloths: 179
Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 179Combs or hairbrushes: 179
Drills: 178Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 178
Cribs: 178Horseshoes: 171
Hammers: 170Hot tubs or home spas: 169
Skateboards: 169Artificial Christmas trees: 169
Other furnaces: 169Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 161
Bedspreads, throws or comforters: 160Toboggans: 159
Mountain climbing: 159Baby carriers or slings: 159
Seasonal decorations: 159Power tillers or cultivators: 153
Television tables or stands: 151Keys, key rings or key chains: 151
Nonbaby mattresses: 150Playpens: 150
Nail guns or stud drivers: 150Propane, LP or butane gas tanks or fittings: 150
Swimming pool equipment: 149Ironing boards or covers: 143
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 142Jewelry: 142
BBs or pellets: 142Screwdrivers: 141
Street hockey: 135Hair dryers: 133
Lockers: 131Tools: 123
Ice hockey: 122Generators or power plants: 121
Pumps: 121Wooden containers: 121
Paint or varnish thinners: 114Other ovens: 112
Electrical wire or wiring systems: 112Bench or table saws: 112
Golf carts: 105Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 104
Rug shampooers: 104Light bulbs: 104
Other manual workshop tools: 104Gasoline cans: 104
Escalators: 103Car seats: 102
Air compressors: 102Outdoor awnings or shutters: 95
Pillows: 95Tractors: 94
Power saws: 94Drinking fountains: 94
Footlockers: 94Handball: 94
Grills: 93Clothing accessories: 93
Razors or shavers: 93Boxing: 93
Paper bags: 86Roller hockey: 86
Wagons: 85Other ladders: 85
Lighting equipment: 84Other upholstered chairs: 84
Upholstered footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 84Fertilizers: 84
Snow throwers or blowers: 84Wrestling: 84
Pressure cookers or canners: 84Fuel oils: 84
Water toys: 84Garden sprayers: 84
Scuba diving: 84Kites or kite string: 84
Workshop furnishings: 84Fans: 75
Gymnastics: 75Coffee makers or teapots: 75
Public equipment: 75Drinking glasses: 75
Lubricants: 75Electric frying pans and skillets: 75
Bathtub or shower enclosures: 75Costumes or masks: 75
Painting equipment, powered: 75Other power garden tools: 75
Plastic products: 75Outerwear: 75
Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 75Other Irons: 75
Saws: 74Archery: 74
Photographic equipment: 74Spot removers or cleaning fluids: 74
Floor waxes: 74Pull-down or folding stairs: 67
Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 67Snow tubing: 67
Dollies, handtrucks or luggage carriers: 67Log splitters: 67
Range or oven accessories: 67Lacrosse: 67
Safes: 67General purpose household cleaners: 67
Manual filing or sanding tools: 67Floor lamps or table lamps: 67
Plastic containers: 66Stretch cords or stretch straps: 66
Other furniture: 66Rocking chairs: 66
Methyl alcohol: 66Internal combustion engines: 66
Rugby: 66Portable power drills and accessories: 66
Stilts: 66Treehouses or playhouses: 57
Nonglass bottles or jars: 57Extension cords: 57
Radiators: 56Book bags or back carriers: 56
Doorsills or frames: 56Chains: 55
Gasoline: 38Reel power lawn mowers: 38
Laundry soaps or detergents: 38Baby gates or barriers: 37
Tarpaulins: 37Other grills or stoves: 37
Welding equipment: 37Flotation toys: 37
Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 37Blankets: 37
Pogo sticks: 37Other baby carriers: 19
Baby carriers: 19Sprayers: 19
Projectors: 19Heaters or heating systems: 19
Electric Christmas decorations: 19Glass bottles or jars: 19
Glue guns: 19Power sanders: 19
Darts: 19Water softeners or conditioners: 19
Fire extinguishers: 19Potholders, oven mitts or hot pads: 19
Glass bathtub or shower enclosures: 19Desk supplies: 19
Coins: 19Other bedding: 19
Fuel-burning lighting equipment: 19Eyeglasses: 19
Storm windows: 19Gas or LP heaters: 19
Track and field: 19Other power saws: 19
Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 19Wire: 18
Batteries: 18Cigarette or pipe lighters: 18
Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 18Nightwear: 18
Flatware: 18Aerosol containers: 18
Faucets or spigots: 18Nonelectric razors or shavers: 18
Sewing machines or accessories: 18Portable circular power saws: 18
Bleaches: 18Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 18
Knives with replaceable blades: 18Cots: 18
Towel racks or bars: 18Oven cleaners: 18
Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 18Nonglass doors: 18
Baby bottles or nipples: 18Above-ground swimming pools: 18

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