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Accidents - 6-15 years old - Year 2003 - Lower Arm


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 186,650
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Bicycles or accessories: 23,251Football: 13,419
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 12,073Basketball: 8,178
Skateboards: 7,525Swings or swing sets: 6,218
Trampolines: 6,035Soccer: 5,967
In-line skating: 5,488Snow boarding: 4,852
Roller skating: 4,631Scooters, unpowered: 4,386
Baseball: 3,855Slides or sliding boards: 3,515
Stairs or steps: 3,328All-terrain vehicles: 3,145
Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 3,059Fences or fence posts: 2,931
Floors or flooring materials: 2,764Gymnastics: 2,498
Beds or bedframes: 2,065Bunk beds: 2,045
Ceilings and walls: 1,998Skating: 1,990
Playground equipment: 1,780Chairs: 1,596
Go-carts: 1,509Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 1,502
Horseback riding: 1,497Knives: 1,489
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 1,459Doors: 1,328
Hockey: 1,266Exercise: 1,085
Softball: 1,074Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 1,020
Tables: 947Wrestling: 877
Sleds: 875Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 826
Ice skating: 815Pens and pencils: 810
Other ball sports: 806Ball sports: 745
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 687Cheerleading: 686
Fishing: 672House repair or construction materials: 648
Ice hockey: 633Snow skiing: 627
Handrails, railings or banisters: 614Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 578
Exercise equipment: 560Bleachers: 559
Scooters/skateboards, powered: 544Bathtubs or showers: 543
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 512Volleyball: 511
Pet supplies: 455Track and field: 452
Other toys: 426Martial arts: 406
Footwear: 406Drinking glasses: 378
Surfing: 358Golf carts: 351
Treehouses or playhouses: 341Poles: 337
Hot water: 333Rugs or carpets: 318
Seesaws or teeterboards: 315Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 314
Swimming pools: 313Ladders: 300
Wagons: 296Sports and recreational activity: 288
Other playground equipment: 278Knives with replaceable blades: 275
Clothing irons: 271Other ranges: 271
Dancing: 266Cabinet or door hardware: 265
Rope or string: 254Lockers: 245
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 244Containers: 242
Carts: 240Tableware and accessories: 227
Doorsills or frames: 217Amusement attractions: 208
Buckets or pails: 206Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 196
Computers: 184Tennis: 178
Metal containers: 176Benches: 170
Beach chairs or folding chairs: 161Boxing: 160
Pipes: 157Barstools or kitchen stools: 156
Other ovens: 152Flatware: 149
Vacuum cleaners: 146Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 146
Storm windows: 143Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 142
Cookware: 140Grills: 137
Weight lifting: 136Pogo sticks: 130
Snow tubing: 128Mirrors or mirror glass: 124
Desk supplies: 120Day wear: 112
Fireworks: 110Water slides: 109
Book bags or back carriers: 107Lacrosse: 106
Razors or shavers: 106Bed rails: 102
Clothes dryers: 94Screwdrivers: 90
Chains: 87Chain saws: 86
Microwave ovens: 86Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 84
Roller hockey: 83Bags: 83
Automatic doors: 83Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 83
Floor lamps or table lamps: 83Windowsills or frames: 81
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 81Minibikes, powered: 81
Wheelchairs: 80Bottles or jars: 78
Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 77Manual hedge trimmers: 77
Wading pools: 77Garage doors: 77
Handball: 75Electrical wire or wiring systems: 75
Golf: 74Other fireplaces: 74
Counters or countertops: 74Nonwheeled riding toys, unpowered: 71
Portable gas or LP heaters: 69Plastic containers: 69
School equipment: 69Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 69
Toilets: 69Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 69
Step stools: 69Welding equipment: 69
Stretch cords or stretch straps: 69Power lawn mowers: 68
Archery: 68Unicycles: 68
Electric deep fryers: 68Washing machines: 68
Trays: 68Pruning or trimming equipment: 68
Built-in swimming pools: 68Coffee makers or teapots: 68
Motorized vehicles: 68Wheeled riding toys, unpowered: 68
Glass tubing or test tubes: 68Glass soft drink bottles: 68
Windows or window glass: 65Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 61
Chemicals: 61School laboratory chemicals: 61
Telephones or telephone accessories: 61Portable food or beverage coolers: 61
Bowling: 51Tractors: 45
Extension or straight ladders: 45General home or room involvement in fires: 42
Lighting equipment: 39Lawn mowers: 39
Refrigerators: 34Televisions: 34
Car seats: 34Other containers: 30
Manual cleaning equipment: 28Blankets: 28
Decorative yard equipment: 28Sinks: 28
Glass bottles or jars: 28Stools: 24
Other unpowered garden tools: 22Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 22
Scissors: 22Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 22
Riding toys: 22Mattresses: 22
Tetherball: 22Flying toys: 22
Grocery or shopping carts: 18Pillows: 18
Inflatable toys: 16BBs or pellets: 16
Sewing basket articles: 16Swimming: 16
Power sanders: 16Tape recorders or players: 16
Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 16Unattached appliance or lamp cords: 16
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 16Hammers: 16
Dune buggies/beach buggies: 16Escalators: 16
Nonmetal cookware: 16Combs or hairbrushes: 16
Cardboard products: 16Drinking straws: 16
Clothing: 16Christmas decorations: 16
Laundry baskets: 16Kitchen gadgets: 16
Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 16Manual scissors: 16
Fans: 16Hot plates: 16
Food warmers: 16Mountain climbing: 16
Plastic products: 16Window or door security barriers: 16
Elevators or other lifts: 16Metal cookware: 12
Faucets or spigots: 12Toy boxes or chests: 12
Light bulbs: 12Nonelectric razors or shavers: 12
Radiators: 12Heaters or heating systems: 12
Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 6Ironing boards or covers: 6
Air conditioners: 6Riding power lawn mowers: 6
Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 6Saws: 6
Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 6Baby gates or barriers: 6
Futons: 6Wood burning fireplaces: 6
Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 6Rugby: 6
Hair grooming equipment or accessories: 6Paper products: 6
Other toy guns: 6Powered riding toys: 6
Glass bathtub or shower enclosures: 6Fertilizers: 6
Plastic bags: 6Toy sports equipment: 6
Tricycles: 6Inflatable furniture: 6
Bleaches: 6Hammocks: 6
Paper bags: 6Lubricants: 6
Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 6

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