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


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 47,180
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Football: 7,309Trampolines: 3,874
Bicycles or accessories: 2,622Basketball: 2,534
Soccer: 2,242Gymnastics: 1,809
Beds: 1,748Wrestling: 1,629
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 1,158Amusement attractions: 1,031
Swimming pools: 1,030Stairs or steps: 923
Floors or flooring materials: 849Swings or swing sets: 809
Fences or fence posts: 747Baseball: 731
Cheerleading: 692Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 610
All-terrain vehicles: 588Hockey: 553
Go-carts: 518Bunk beds: 516
Swimming: 502Ice hockey: 496
Softball: 472Ceilings and walls: 436
Chairs: 429Slides or sliding boards: 410
Horseback riding: 394Surfing: 368
Skateboards: 349Tables: 329
Diving or diving boards: 308Playground equipment: 292
Bowling: 292Snow skiing: 287
In-line skating: 277Roller skating: 252
Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 249Snow boarding: 238
Fishing: 236Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 220
Other ball sports: 215Ball sports: 211
Wading pools: 209Bedsprings or bedframes: 208
Exercise equipment: 203Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 191
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 188Exercise: 184
Footwear: 156Rope or string: 154
Bathtubs or showers: 151Built-in swimming pools: 150
Dancing: 150Weight lifting: 148
Mattresses: 145Ladders: 128
Martial arts: 127Volleyball: 100
Pillows: 93Tennis: 88
Coins: 86Track and field: 86
Toy boxes or chests: 84Other playground equipment: 81
Televisions: 81Wheelchairs: 75
Blankets: 75Flying toys: 75
Swimming pool slides: 74Mirrors or mirror glass: 74
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 74Bleachers: 72
Grocery or shopping carts: 72Other containers: 67
Toilets: 67Flatware: 67
Upholstered recliner chairs: 67Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 67
Windowsills or frames: 67Flotation toys: 66
Upholstered footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 66Counters or countertops: 66
Book bags or back carriers: 66Scooters, unpowered: 66
Golf carts: 63House repair or construction materials: 62
Doors: 58Other toys: 57
Wire: 44Pipes: 43
Riding power lawn mowers: 38Windows or window glass: 37
Combs or hairbrushes: 31Poles: 31
Lockers: 24Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 24
Sleds: 24Cardboard products: 24
Above-ground swimming pools: 24Swimming pool chemicals: 19
Air conditioners: 19Rugs or carpets: 18
Lighters: 18Day wear: 18
Lawn mowers: 18Skating: 18
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 12Manual cleaning equipment: 12
Clothing accessories: 6Lacrosse: 6
Hot water: 6Golf: 6
Jewelry: 6Cigarette or pipe lighters: 6
Water slides: 6Treehouses or playhouses: 6
Benches: 6Extension cords: 6
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 6Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 6
Inflatable furniture: 6Field hockey: 6
Furniture: 6

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