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Accidents - 26-50 years old - Year 2001 - Upper Arm


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 21,691
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Stairs or steps: 1,793Floors or flooring materials: 978
Snow skiing: 919Weight lifting: 784
Ladders: 770Windows or window glass: 715
Horseback riding: 622House repair or construction materials: 547
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 506Baseball: 432
Bicycles or accessories: 431Bathtubs or showers: 426
Chairs: 426Beds: 390
All-terrain vehicles: 349Furniture: 322
Wrestling: 313Ceilings and walls: 304
Lawn mowers: 293Knives with replaceable blades: 288
Tables: 266Knives: 257
Containers: 251Doors: 207
Snow boarding: 194Glass doors: 194
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 194Exercise: 190
Elevators or other lifts: 188Buckets or pails: 177
Snowmobiles: 172Handrails, railings or banisters: 172
Wheelchairs: 170Hammers: 165
Vacuum cleaners: 159Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 154
Computers: 154Fishing: 152
Fences or fence posts: 149Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 144
Saws: 136Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 133
Pet supplies: 131Outerwear: 122
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 122Ice skating: 122
Volleyball: 117Bags: 111
Softball: 110Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 110
Scaffolding: 102Mirrors or mirror glass: 94
Swimming pools: 93Golf: 93
Cookware: 93Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 88
Mattresses: 88Other ovens: 88
Sprayers: 88Ball sports: 85
Gymnastics: 85Razors or shavers: 83
Decorative yard equipment: 83Air conditioners: 83
Water tubing: 83Nail guns or stud drivers: 83
Go-carts: 77Waterbeds or water pillows: 77
Roller skating: 77Televisions: 77
Hockey: 77Electric coffee makers or teapots: 77
Pins and needles: 77Laundry soaps or detergents: 77
Blankets: 77Glass bottles or jars: 76
Manual scissors: 76Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 76
Swimming: 76Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 76
Windowsills or frames: 76Scooters/skateboards, powered: 76
Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 76Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 76
Swings or swing sets: 76Billiards or pool: 68
Drinking glasses: 68Towels or cloths: 68
Workshop furnishings: 68Power drills or accessories: 68
Sleds: 68Other unpowered garden tools: 66
Mountain climbing: 66Water skiing: 66
Beach chairs or folding chairs: 66Gasoline: 66
Counters or countertops: 66Bedsprings or bedframes: 66
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 66In-line skating: 61
Electric Christmas decorations: 38Step stools: 38
Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 38Toolboxes or tool kits: 38
Electrical wire or wiring systems: 38Golf carts: 38
Dancing: 38Pipes: 38
Pruning or trimming equipment: 33Amusement attractions: 33
Skateboards: 33Skating: 33
Exercise equipment: 33Fans: 16
Wood paneling and particleboard: 16Refrigerators: 16
Microwave ovens: 16Hot water: 16
Rug shampooers: 16Diving or diving boards: 16
Manual hedge trimmers: 16Charcoal or wood-burning grills: 16
Leaf blowers: 16Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 16
Day wear: 16Grills: 16
Bowling: 16Nonelectric razors or shavers: 16
Martial arts: 16Basketball: 16
Sports and recreational activity: 16Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 16
Paper products: 16Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 16
Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 16Bleaches: 16
Fabric treatment products: 16Lubricants: 16
Power saws: 16Power leaf mulchers and grinders: 16
Screen doors: 16Welding equipment: 16
Pull-down or folding stairs: 16Washing machines: 16
Rope or string: 16Barstools or kitchen stools: 16
Other plastic products: 16Lighting equipment: 16
Drills: 16Wire: 16
Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 16Camping equipment: 16
Stepladders: 16Other windows or window glass: 16
Manual cleaning equipment: 16Doorsills or frames: 16
Other glass doors: 16Unpowered coffee makers or teapots: 16
Stools: 16

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