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Accidents - 6-15 years old - Year 2000 - Upper Arm


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 24,965
See also: Other years, Other age groups, Other body parts.

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Bicycles or accessories: 2,824Football: 2,229
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 1,685Trampolines: 1,437
Swings or swing sets: 1,157Fences or fence posts: 1,027
Baseball: 624Basketball: 597
Horseback riding: 593Wrestling: 546
Skateboards: 514Soccer: 426
Slides or sliding boards: 423Stairs or steps: 394
Roller skating: 385Beds: 385
Chairs: 377All-terrain vehicles: 279
Go-carts: 277Scooters, unpowered: 267
Floors or flooring materials: 263In-line skating: 255
Treehouses or playhouses: 249Tables: 230
Bathtubs or showers: 226Ladders: 225
Snow boarding: 225Sleds: 197
Snow skiing: 186Skating: 185
Fishing: 183Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 170
Playground equipment: 164Gymnastics: 164
Pens and pencils: 161Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 159
Softball: 151Windows or window glass: 148
Cabinet or door hardware: 147Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 144
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 138Bunk beds: 133
Bleachers: 114Weight lifting: 109
Scissors: 104Counters or countertops: 102
Ceilings and walls: 102Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 102
Doors: 101Handrails, railings or banisters: 94
Poles: 93Glass doors: 90
Sports and recreational activity: 89Scaffolding: 85
Knives: 85Hot water: 85
Other toys: 84Buckets or pails: 83
Fireworks: 83Rope or string: 83
House repair or construction materials: 80Pipes: 80
Unicycles: 78Ramps or landings: 77
Containers: 77Other playground equipment: 75
Swimming pool equipment: 75Swimming pools: 75
Cookware: 70Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 70
Juicers: 70Wading pools: 70
Nonglass doors: 69Boxing: 69
Snow tubing: 69Screen doors: 69
Storm doors with glass panels: 69Footwear: 67
Nonelectric razors or shavers: 67Tennis: 67
Pet supplies: 67Track and field: 67
Glass soft drink bottles: 67Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 67
Water tubing: 67Water slides: 67
Cheerleading: 59Exercise: 40
Other nonglass doors: 38Bottles or jars: 38
Flying toys: 38Golf: 35
Mirrors or mirror glass: 34Lacrosse: 24
Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 24Exercise equipment: 24
Benches: 23Decorative yard equipment: 18
Crutches, canes or walkers: 18Night-lights: 18
Hockey: 18Powered riding toys: 18
Mangle irons: 18Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 17
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 17Martial arts: 17
Air conditioners: 17Matches: 17
Street hockey: 17Seesaws or teeterboards: 17
Floor lamps or table lamps: 17Windowsills or frames: 17
Adhesives: 17Doorsills or frames: 12
Amusement attractions: 11Furniture: 11
Slow cookers: 6Toilets: 6
Keys, key rings or key chains: 6Beach chairs or folding chairs: 6
Clothing accessories: 5Flatware: 5
Volleyball: 5Tableware and accessories: 5
Other ball sports: 5Razors or shavers: 5
Grills: 5Ice skating: 5
Hot tubs or home spas: 5Soaps: 5
Dancing: 5General home or room involvement in fires: 5
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 5Methyl alcohol: 5
Sinks: 5Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 5
Toolboxes or tool kits: 5Wagons: 5
Scooters/skateboards, powered: 5

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