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Accidents - 6-15 years old - Year 1999 - Ear


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 43,372
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Swimming: 10,009Jewelry: 9,197
First aid equipment: 6,277Bicycles or accessories: 1,033
Paper products: 900Swimming pools: 808
Other toys: 681Fishing: 654
Baseball: 609Basketball: 599
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 593Tables: 560
Desk supplies: 493Football: 445
Ear protection devices: 426Golf: 394
Chairs: 386Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 317
Soccer: 295Bathtubs or showers: 294
Crayons or chalk: 273Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 272
Beds: 267Molding compounds: 258
Surfing: 252Fences or fence posts: 250
Doors: 233Ball sports: 206
Floors or flooring materials: 203Bunk beds: 183
Hockey: 169Softball: 168
Trampolines: 156Cabinet or door hardware: 152
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 150Roller skating: 149
Ceilings and walls: 148Toy guns with projectiles: 147
Water skiing: 142Other ranges: 133
Counters or countertops: 126Windowsills or frames: 119
Windows or window glass: 112Bottles or jars: 111
Stairs or steps: 107BBs or pellets: 102
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 100Swings or swing sets: 95
In-line skating: 95Other ball sports: 93
Bleachers: 86Manual scissors: 85
Other playground equipment: 85Hot water: 85
Built-in swimming pools: 85Stretch cords or stretch straps: 82
Fireworks: 82Slides or sliding boards: 82
Combs or hairbrushes: 81Safety pins: 80
Manual snow or ice removal tools: 76Toy guns: 76
Eye protection devices: 76Amusement attractions: 76
Crib extender rails or youth bed rails: 76Ice skating: 76
Doorsills or frames: 72Vacuum cleaners: 71
Adhesives: 71Ice hockey: 71
Kitchen gadgets: 71Radiators: 71
Skating: 71Heaters or heating systems: 71
Sleds: 71Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 71
Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 68Field hockey: 66
Caulking or spackling compounds: 66Wheelchairs: 66
Painting equipment, powered: 66Lawn mowers: 66
Book bags or back carriers: 66Wire: 66
Scissors: 62Poles: 46
Pillows: 45Exercise: 36
Refrigerators: 35Tennis: 35
Wrestling: 29Building sets: 23
Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 18Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 18
Batteries: 18Soaps: 17
Tapes: 17Hair clippers and trimmers: 17
Coins: 17Rope or string: 17
Bedsprings or bedframes: 17Other plastic products: 17
Lockers: 17Televisions: 17
Tableware and accessories: 17Fans: 17
Pipes: 17Slingshots or sling-propelled toys: 17
Swimming pool slides: 17Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 17
All-terrain vehicles: 17Furniture: 17
Treehouses or playhouses: 17Watches: 17
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 10Handrails, railings or banisters: 10
Charcoal: 5Other Irons: 5
Drinking glasses: 5Marbles: 5
Skateboards: 5Wagons: 5
Public equipment: 5Crutches, canes or walkers: 5
Tetherball: 5Screwdrivers: 5
Benches: 5Telephones or telephone accessories: 5
Thermometers: 5Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 5
Air conditioners: 5Archery: 5
Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 5Day wear: 5
Boxing: 5Clocks: 5
Aluminum foil wrapping products: 5Plastic products: 5
Plastic containers: 5Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 5
Martial arts: 5

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