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Accidents - 6-15 years old - Year 1998 - Mouth


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 68,162
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Bicycles or accessories: 10,759Basketball: 5,617
Baseball: 4,671Floors or flooring materials: 2,799
Tables: 2,087Stairs or steps: 2,007
Trampolines: 1,956Football: 1,917
Softball: 1,503Chairs: 1,302
Beds: 1,228Soccer: 1,077
Skateboards: 1,042Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 970
Swings or swing sets: 929In-line skating: 913
Hockey: 862Other toys: 854
Fences or fence posts: 832Bunk beds: 757
Swimming pools: 714Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 658
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 624Ceilings and walls: 618
Bleachers: 580Playground equipment: 547
Ice skating: 520Poles: 497
Roller skating: 490Golf: 462
All-terrain vehicles: 452Doors: 440
Slides or sliding boards: 438Cheerleading: 401
Fishing: 399Counters or countertops: 397
Skating: 392Footwear: 380
Swimming: 346Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 327
Sleds: 323Ball sports: 268
Gymnastics: 267Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 261
Benches: 248Drinking glasses: 248
Ice hockey: 246Flatware: 245
Bathtubs or showers: 223Seesaws or teeterboards: 222
Book bags or back carriers: 215Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 213
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 207Other toy guns: 197
Handrails, railings or banisters: 191Pogo sticks: 187
Mirrors or mirror glass: 181Flying toys: 179
Street hockey: 177Wagons: 176
Metal containers: 175Doorsills or frames: 169
Rope or string: 169Horseback riding: 168
Batteries: 168Pipes: 167
Scooters, unpowered: 166Volleyball: 165
Water slides: 164Go-carts: 163
Other playground equipment: 159Exercise equipment: 155
Tableware and accessories: 150Coins: 149
Wrestling: 147Toy boxes or chests: 147
Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 141Grocery or shopping carts: 138
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 133Archery: 132
Jewelry: 131Rugs or carpets: 131
Tennis: 130Furniture: 129
Windows or window glass: 126Diving or diving boards: 125
Manual cleaning equipment: 120Ladders: 109
Windowsills or frames: 109Boxing: 109
Exercise: 106Other plastic products: 105
Toilets: 104Glass tubing or test tubes: 104
Snow skiing: 104Roller hockey: 103
Built-in swimming pools: 103Public equipment: 101
Screen doors: 100Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 96
Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 93Buckets or pails: 91
Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 91Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 84
Toy bows or arrows: 84Bowling: 84
Sports and recreational activity: 84Toy guns: 81
Sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 81Other nonglass doors: 81
Bars and bar accessories: 81Hammocks: 81
Hatchets or axes: 81Amusement attractions: 80
Bottles or jars: 80Other ladders: 75
Step stools: 75Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 75
Horseshoes: 75Screwdrivers: 75
Blocks, stacking toys or pull toys: 75Scooters/skateboards, powered: 74
Baby walkers or jumpers: 74Radios: 74
Other toy weapons: 73Flashlights or battery-powered lanterns: 73
Cardboard products: 72Televisions: 68
Plastic bags: 67Dollies, handtrucks or luggage carriers: 67
Air conditioners: 67Snow boarding: 67
Other containers: 67General purpose household cleaners: 67
Kitchen gadgets: 67Photographic equipment: 67
Slingshots or sling-propelled toys: 66Minibikes, powered: 66
Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 66Baby strollers: 66
Water tubing: 66Wheelchairs: 61
Desk supplies: 56Lockers: 44
Other unpowered garden tools: 44Toy sports equipment: 44
Cabinet or door hardware: 44Vacuum cleaners: 43
Coal or wood-burning stoves: 38Water skiing: 37
Lacrosse: 37Containers: 37
Bedsprings or bedframes: 31Pillows: 31
Scissors: 31Crutches, canes or walkers: 25
Towels or cloths: 25Track and field: 25
Glass doors: 24Computers: 24
Weight lifting: 24Manual scissors: 24
Chains: 24Lighting equipment: 24
Treehouses or playhouses: 24Razors or shavers: 19
Telescopes, binoculars, microscopes or magnifying glasses: 19Other antennas: 19
Faucets or spigots: 19Refrigerators: 19
Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 19Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 19
Glass soft drink bottles: 19Automatic doors: 19
Billiards or pool: 19Martial arts: 18
Knives: 18Portable food or beverage coolers: 18
Other ranges: 18Water polo: 18
Nonglass bottles or jars: 18Crib extender rails or youth bed rails: 18
Drinking fountains: 18Building sets: 18
Other ball sports: 12Mattresses: 12
Sleeping bags: 12Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 12
Washing machines: 12Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 12
Wire: 6Toy guns with projectiles: 6
Electric lighting equipment: 6Lubricants: 6
Chemicals: 6Microwave ovens: 6
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 6Freezers: 6
Electrical wire or wiring systems: 6Aerosol containers: 6
Tetherball: 6Glass bottles or jars: 6
Television tables or stands: 6Grills: 6
Recording tapes: 6Tricycles: 6
Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 6Eye protection devices: 6
Nonglass doors: 6House repair or construction materials: 6
Outerwear: 6Above-ground swimming pools: 6

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