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Accidents - 6-15 years old - Year 1998 - Lower Trunk


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 87,678
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Bicycles or accessories: 10,377Football: 7,576
Stairs or steps: 5,950Basketball: 5,475
Soccer: 3,298Floors or flooring materials: 3,023
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 2,454In-line skating: 2,397
Swings or swing sets: 2,269Trampolines: 2,076
Baseball: 1,972All-terrain vehicles: 1,519
Exercise: 1,471Roller skating: 1,270
Horseback riding: 1,223Chairs: 1,211
Beds: 1,198Slides or sliding boards: 1,006
Bathtubs or showers: 944Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 858
Snow skiing: 848Cheerleading: 796
Volleyball: 770Tables: 744
Fences or fence posts: 702Ball sports: 631
Track and field: 631Skating: 630
Gymnastics: 603Ceilings and walls: 600
Skateboards: 598Bunk beds: 598
Windows or window glass: 589Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 568
Swimming: 536Snow boarding: 525
Sleds: 518Softball: 515
Fishing: 512Ice hockey: 480
Playground equipment: 462Containers: 450
Dancing: 423Hot water: 419
Wrestling: 416Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 412
Benches: 410Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 405
Weight lifting: 404Go-carts: 394
Hockey: 381Martial arts: 360
Ice skating: 359Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 356
Swimming pools: 333Poles: 332
Built-in swimming pools: 320Handrails, railings or banisters: 316
Rope or string: 315Amusement attractions: 293
Radiators: 271Ladders: 271
BBs or pellets: 253Doors: 250
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 242Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 227
Exercise equipment: 223Bleachers: 213
House repair or construction materials: 211Counters or countertops: 210
Day wear: 205Knives: 198
Mattresses: 191Other toys: 179
Seesaws or teeterboards: 173Other playground equipment: 161
Street hockey: 159Faucets or spigots: 159
Aquariums or accessories: 158Book bags or back carriers: 151
Surfing: 150Rugs or carpets: 147
Bedsprings or bedframes: 142Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 141
Diving or diving boards: 141Sports and recreational activity: 141
Other ball sports: 135Furniture: 132
Lawn mowers: 132Treehouses or playhouses: 122
Heaters or heating systems: 122Swimming pool equipment: 121
Pipes: 117Tableware and accessories: 111
Fireworks: 105Microwave ovens: 103
Manual scissors: 95Toilets: 94
Bags: 94Cookware: 92
Doorsills or frames: 90Footwear: 87
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 86Other unpowered garden tools: 84
Outerwear: 84Scaffolding: 84
Other ranges: 84Cardboard products: 84
Roller hockey: 84Riding toys: 84
Swimming pool slides: 84Billiards or pool: 81
Wheelchairs: 75Drinking glasses: 75
Crutches, canes or walkers: 75Marbles: 75
Handball: 74Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 73
Snow tubing: 67Coins: 67
Matches: 67Cabinet or door hardware: 67
Plastic containers: 67Toy sports equipment: 67
Toy bows or arrows: 67Pumps: 66
Log splitters: 66Computers: 66
Youth chairs: 66Glass bottles or jars: 66
Blankets: 66Televisions: 66
Field hockey: 63Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 44
Lockers: 38Camping equipment: 38
Dishwashers: 37Above-ground swimming pools: 37
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 37Bowling: 37
Grocery or shopping carts: 37Sinks: 24
Escalators: 24Toy boxes or chests: 24
Blocks, stacking toys or pull toys: 24Scooters, unpowered: 24
Wire: 24Manual cleaning equipment: 19
Elevators or other lifts: 19Waterbeds or water pillows: 19
Power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 19Paint or varnish removers, paintbrush cleaners: 19
Kites or kite string: 19Washing machines: 19
Water polo: 19Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 19
Hammocks: 19Sliding glass doors or panels: 19
Glass soft drink bottles: 18Mountain climbing: 18
Golf: 18Other Irons: 18
Food warmers: 18Stepladders: 18
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 18Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 18
Vacuum cleaners: 18Tennis: 18
Cribs: 18Clothing accessories: 18
Toolboxes or tool kits: 18Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 18
Towel racks or bars: 12Refrigerators: 6
Other ovens: 6Flying toys: 6
Storm doors with glass panels: 6Horseshoes: 6
Mobile/manufactured homes: 6Manual push mowers: 6
Golf carts: 6Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 6
Bottles or jars: 6Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 6
Mirrors or mirror glass: 6Electrical wire or wiring systems: 6
Gasoline: 6Other glass doors: 6
Bathtub or shower enclosures: 6Screwdrivers: 6
Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 6Detergents: 6
Telephones or telephone accessories: 6Nightwear: 6
Public equipment: 6General purpose household cleaners: 6
Kerosene or oil heaters: 6

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