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Accidents - 6-15 years old - Year 2002 - Ear


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 55,265
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Swimming: 15,806Jewelry: 9,805
First aid equipment: 7,783Pens and pencils: 2,078
Paper products: 1,950Bicycles or accessories: 1,208
Other toys: 725Desk supplies: 725
Tables: 692Fishing: 685
Ear protection devices: 508Bathtubs or showers: 457
Fences or fence posts: 441Baseball: 407
BBs or pellets: 407Ceilings and walls: 383
Beds: 352Doors: 349
Soccer: 340Basketball: 328
Football: 310Batteries: 305
Poles: 274Golf: 266
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 262Swimming pools: 238
Chairs: 226Diving or diving boards: 218
Fireworks: 195Ball sports: 193
Other plastic products: 183Scissors: 161
Built-in swimming pools: 153Footwear: 151
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 148Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 145
Adhesives: 143Molding compounds: 138
Snow skiing: 137Crayons or chalk: 137
Other ball sports: 136Day wear: 136
Drinking straws: 122Floors or flooring materials: 119
Other playground equipment: 101Slides or sliding boards: 99
Benches: 99Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 99
Art supplies or equipment: 95Soaps: 95
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 95Swings or swing sets: 95
Tableware and accessories: 92Amusement attractions: 91
Televisions: 89Bunk beds: 89
Exercise equipment: 89Furniture: 84
Towel racks or bars: 83Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 83
Combs or hairbrushes: 81Lighter fluids: 76
Fertilizers: 76Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 76
Fireplace equipment: 76Drinking glasses: 76
Scooters, unpowered: 76Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 76
Water skiing: 76Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 76
Acids: 76Hockey: 74
Eyeglasses: 74Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 73
Water tubing: 73Ice hockey: 68
House repair or construction materials: 68Hatchets or axes: 68
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 68Recording tapes: 68
Tennis: 68Clothing accessories: 68
Trampolines: 68Go-carts: 68
Other toy guns: 68Pipes: 67
Martial arts: 67Water toys: 67
Wire: 67Tractors: 67
Scuba diving: 67Softball: 66
Manicuring devices: 66Pet supplies: 66
Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 60Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 60
Lacrosse: 60Lockers: 60
Exercise: 54Stairs or steps: 49
Aluminum foil wrapping products: 47Tapes: 42
Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 42Building sets: 40
Gasoline: 38Kitchen gadgets: 37
Bedsprings or bedframes: 37Manual cleaning equipment: 36
Playground equipment: 34Marbles: 31
Chemicals: 30Bleachers: 30
Screwdrivers: 30Luggage: 30
Hearing aids: 27Snow boarding: 21
Counters or countertops: 20Wrestling: 17
Cheerleading: 16Watches: 16
Field hockey: 16Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 15
Awls, chisels or planes: 15Golf carts: 15
Plastic products: 15Darts: 15
Skateboards: 15Flying toys: 15
Other toy weapons: 15Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 15
Dancing: 15Manual snow or ice removal tools: 15
Cabinet or door hardware: 15Ice skating: 15
Sleds: 15Hot tubs or home spas: 15
Pillows: 15Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 15
Sewing basket articles: 11In-line skating: 11
Decorative yard equipment: 5Treehouses or playhouses: 5
Keys, key rings or key chains: 5Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 5
Grills: 5Windowsills or frames: 5
Projectors: 5Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 5
Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 5Bottles or jars: 5
Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 5Paintbrushes or rollers, manual: 5
Gymnastics: 5Hair clippers and trimmers: 5
Book bags or back carriers: 5Aerosol containers: 5
Portable baby swings: 5Knives: 5
Rugs or carpets: 5

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