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Accidents - 6-15 years old - Year 2004 - Lower Arm


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 197,598
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Bicycles or accessories: 23,539Football: 14,174
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 13,068Basketball: 8,284
Skateboards: 8,196Trampolines: 6,956
Swings or swing sets: 6,078Soccer: 5,711
Scooters, unpowered: 5,399In-line skating: 5,017
Roller skating: 4,402Stairs or steps: 4,107
Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 4,080Snow boarding: 3,797
Baseball: 3,696All-terrain vehicles: 3,336
Floors or flooring materials: 3,290Gymnastics: 2,966
Slides or sliding boards: 2,876Fences or fence posts: 2,755
Ceilings and walls: 2,329Horseback riding: 2,277
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 2,093Beds or bedframes: 2,062
Playground equipment: 1,735Hockey: 1,716
Doors: 1,572Bunk beds: 1,566
Knives: 1,543Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 1,490
Skating: 1,429Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 1,275
Exercise: 1,273Chairs: 1,212
Cheerleading: 1,171Other ball sports: 1,170
Sleds: 1,149Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 1,098
Tables: 1,031Snow skiing: 1,009
Softball: 999Wrestling: 850
Go-carts: 804Ice hockey: 784
Martial arts: 776Pens and pencils: 774
Scooters/skateboards, powered: 672Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 661
Footwear: 647Tableware and accessories: 642
Other toys: 619Pet supplies: 613
Ice skating: 609Poles: 570
Fishing: 570Hot water: 551
Volleyball: 548Ladders: 525
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 524House repair or construction materials: 506
Track and field: 498Other playground equipment: 463
Bleachers: 429Amusement attractions: 414
Swimming pools: 412Dancing: 389
Sports and recreational activity: 377Lacrosse: 376
Rope or string: 374Wagons: 348
Grocery or shopping carts: 340Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 329
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 328Clothing irons: 324
Ball sports: 323Containers: 314
Handrails, railings or banisters: 306Bathtubs or showers: 300
Pipes: 299Grills: 296
Lockers: 290Metal containers: 289
Swimming: 273Golf carts: 269
Doorsills or frames: 269Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 265
Mirrors or mirror glass: 258Counters or countertops: 253
Knives with replaceable blades: 248Clothes dryers: 227
Snow tubing: 221Rugs or carpets: 213
Exercise equipment: 209Hammocks: 206
Bed rails: 206Elevators or other lifts: 205
Drinking glasses: 204Clothing accessories: 196
Treehouses or playhouses: 192Other unpowered garden tools: 187
Boxing: 184Seesaws or teeterboards: 181
Surfing: 176Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 172
Riding power lawn mowers: 171Benches: 164
Cookware: 161Scissors: 159
Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 156Book bags or back carriers: 151
Inflatable toys: 146Electrical wire or wiring systems: 145
Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 142Lawn mowers: 141
Bags: 141Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 139
Razors or shavers: 137Televisions: 135
Bottles or jars: 135Nonwheeled riding toys, unpowered: 130
Extension cords: 130Powered riding toys: 128
Futons: 115Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 114
Cabinet or door hardware: 111Weight lifting: 106
Nonelectric razors or shavers: 105Refrigerators: 99
Tetherball: 95Drills: 94
Carts: 94Bowling: 94
Outerwear: 92Heaters or heating systems: 91
Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 90Manual cleaning equipment: 89
Toilets: 87Barstools or kitchen stools: 87
Windowsills or frames: 86Scaffolding: 86
Laundry soaps or detergents: 86Built-in swimming pools: 86
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 86Bleaches: 85
Decorative yard equipment: 85Glass bottles or jars: 84
Street hockey: 82Crutches, canes or walkers: 82
Baby gates or barriers: 77Archery: 76
Microwave ovens: 76Furniture: 75
Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 74Public equipment: 71
Vending machines: 71Manual push mowers: 71
Kites or kite string: 71Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 69
Automatic doors: 69Personal protection devices: 69
Gas ovens: 69Waterbeds or water pillows: 69
Chair, recliner: 69Electric ranges or ovens: 69
Chair, rocking: 69Power lawn mowers: 69
Cribs: 69Nightwear: 69
BBs or pellets: 69Snowmobiles: 69
Table tennis: 69Portable food or beverage coolers: 69
Nonglass bottles or jars: 69Glass soft drink bottles: 69
Electrical outlets or receptacles: 69Ramps or landings: 68
Tennis: 67Fireworks: 65
Pogo sticks: 65General home or room involvement in fires: 65
Sinks: 65Riding toys: 64
School equipment: 60Radiators: 60
Other fireplaces: 59Electric heaters: 58
Storm windows: 58Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 58
Above-ground swimming pools: 58Electric lighting equipment: 58
Pruning or trimming equipment: 58Washing machines: 56
Air conditioners: 53Water slides: 53
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 53Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 52
Mountain climbing: 52Slow cookers: 49
Field hockey: 49Hammers: 49
Floor lamps or table lamps: 46Wheelchairs: 44
Coal or wood-burning stoves: 43Other toy weapons: 43
Plastic products: 43Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 37
Stools: 36Other ranges: 35
Desk supplies: 35Tools: 34
Pillows: 33Day wear: 31
Saws: 30Flying toys: 29
Beach chairs or folding chairs: 29Water tubing: 29
Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 29Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 28
Other ranges or ovens: 28Escalators: 24
Mattresses: 23Flatware: 23
Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 23Paper products: 19
Tool sheds: 19Plastic containers: 17
Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 17Toasters: 16
Gasoline: 16Other containers: 16
Adhesives: 16Trays: 16
Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 16Television tables or stands: 16
Doorstops: 16Skeet shooting: 15
Chemicals: 15Tree stands: 15
Clocks: 15Wire: 12
Metal cookware: 12Fuel oils: 6
Wheeled riding toys, unpowered: 6Laundry hampers: 6
Baby walkers or jumpers: 6Buckets or pails: 6
Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 6Golf: 6
Manual scissors: 6Light bulbs: 6
Bathtub or shower enclosures: 6Gas ranges or ovens: 6
Jewelry: 6Vaporizers: 6
Other furnaces: 6Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 6
Fans: 6Chains: 6
Seasonal decorations: 6Step stools: 6
Wallpaper: 6Aerosol containers: 6
Chemistry sets or science kits: 6Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 6
Handball: 6Electric heating pads: 6
Pins and needles: 6Cords, electrical: 6
Toy boxes or chests: 6Cardboard products: 6
Aquariums or accessories: 6Coins: 6
Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 6Tractors: 6
Blankets: 6Laundry baskets: 6
First aid equipment: 6Detergents: 6
Extension or straight ladders: 6

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