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Accidents - 6-15 years old - Year 2003 - Mouth


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 61,519
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Bicycles or accessories: 8,654Baseball: 4,889
Basketball: 3,492Trampolines: 2,577
Football: 2,391Floors or flooring materials: 1,862
Stairs or steps: 1,737Softball: 1,471
Tables: 1,370Beds or bedframes: 1,336
Skateboards: 1,312Scooters, unpowered: 1,273
Other toys: 960Swings or swing sets: 864
Chairs: 837Swimming pools: 798
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 787Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 743
Hockey: 722Ceilings and walls: 716
Pens and pencils: 698Sleds: 560
Drinking straws: 549Doors: 546
Soccer: 530Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 521
Slides or sliding boards: 480Fences or fence posts: 469
Poles: 456Bunk beds: 438
All-terrain vehicles: 426Fishing: 413
Roller skating: 389Go-carts: 374
Metal containers: 373Pogo sticks: 340
Grocery or shopping carts: 316Ice skating: 312
Footwear: 312In-line skating: 301
Computers: 294Ball sports: 289
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 281Exercise: 280
Snow boarding: 265Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 255
Bathtubs or showers: 251Other ball sports: 246
Jewelry: 239Flashlights or battery-powered lanterns: 221
Bottles or jars: 219Benches: 212
Golf: 211Seesaws or teeterboards: 210
Cheerleading: 208Flatware: 203
Containers: 197Wrestling: 188
Day wear: 184Scissors: 182
Playground equipment: 174Sinks: 174
Televisions: 173Built-in swimming pools: 172
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 166Hammers: 163
Swimming: 163Diving or diving boards: 162
Bleachers: 160Pipes: 156
Toilets: 155Book bags or back carriers: 142
Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 142Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 141
Amusement attractions: 139Other plastic products: 139
Manual snow or ice removal tools: 138Rugs or carpets: 137
Knives: 123Wheelchairs: 113
Exercise equipment: 113Flying toys: 112
Boxing: 109Water tubing: 107
Doorsills or frames: 107Drinking glasses: 101
Toy sports equipment: 100Kitchen gadgets: 98
Surfing: 94Buckets or pails: 91
Ramps or landings: 91Manual cleaning equipment: 90
Drinking fountains: 87Batteries: 86
Volleyball: 86Crayons or chalk: 86
Public equipment: 86Christmas decorations: 84
Dancing: 84Glass bottles or jars: 83
BBs or pellets: 83Towels or cloths: 83
Handrails, railings or banisters: 82Blankets: 77
Wading pools: 77Razors or shavers: 77
Plastic containers: 77Bathtub or shower enclosures: 77
Step stools: 77Counters or countertops: 77
Combs or hairbrushes: 75Lighting equipment: 75
Ice hockey: 75Stools: 75
Tableware and accessories: 75Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 75
Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 74Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 74
Clocks: 71Snowmobiles: 69
General purpose household cleaners: 69Archery: 69
Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 68Camping equipment: 68
Clothing: 68Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 68
Cookware: 68Lacrosse: 68
Chemicals: 68Nonelectric toothbrushes: 67
Nail guns or stud drivers: 67House repair or construction materials: 67
Refrigerators: 67Other toy guns: 63
Floor lamps or table lamps: 61Horseback riding: 53
Stretch cords or stretch straps: 51Swimming pool equipment: 45
Metal cookware: 45Tennis: 43
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 39Toy weapons: 39
Sprayers: 39Weight lifting: 34
Skating: 34Vacuum cleaners: 34
Hatchets or axes: 34Pet supplies: 34
Fireworks: 34Barstools or kitchen stools: 33
Billiards or pool: 28Other playground equipment: 28
Scooters/skateboards, powered: 28Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 28
Windowsills or frames: 28Desk supplies: 28
Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 28Rope or string: 28
Crutches, canes or walkers: 22Water slides: 22
Electrical wire or wiring systems: 22Bed rails: 22
Toy guns: 22Toy boxes or chests: 22
Heaters or heating systems: 22Freezers: 18
Pillows: 18Sports and recreational activity: 18
Batons: 16Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 16
Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 16Croquet: 16
Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 16Acids: 16
Wood paneling and particleboard: 16Escalators: 16
Adhesives: 16Charcoal or wood-burning grills: 16
Faucets or spigots: 16Treehouses or playhouses: 16
Chair, rocking: 16Martial arts: 16
Trays: 16Snow skiing: 16
Radiators: 16Mirrors or mirror glass: 16
Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 16Other ranges: 16
Laundry hampers: 16Pruning or trimming equipment: 16
Track and field: 16Handball: 16
Hair dryers: 16Electric toothbrushes or oral irrigators: 16
Clothing accessories: 16Tetherball: 16
Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 12Gymnastics: 12
Nonglass bottles or jars: 12Telephones or telephone accessories: 12
Furniture: 12Sewing basket articles: 12
Other unpowered garden tools: 12Field hockey: 12
Bowling: 6Artificial Christmas trees: 6
Cabinet or door hardware: 6Ladders: 6
Water skiing: 6Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 6
Seasonal decorations: 6Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 6
Coins: 6Air conditioners: 6
Gasoline: 6Wagons: 6
Riding toys: 6Plastic wrapping products: 6
Outerwear: 6Mattresses: 6
Lawn mowers: 6Laundry baskets: 6
Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 6Magazine racks or book ends: 6
Other glass bottles or jars: 6Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 6
Hammocks: 6Children's play tents, play tunnels or other enclosures: 6
Paper products: 6Swimming pool slides: 6

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