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Accidents - 6-15 years old - Year 2004


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 2,926,833
See also: Lethal accidents, Other years, Other age groups.

Accidents - Sex

Accidents - Race

Accidents - Body Parts:
Wrist:220,191Lower Arm:197,598
Lower Leg:109,003Shoulder:101,918
Lower Trunk:95,438Upper Trunk:70,141
Eyeball:37,517Upper Leg:34,499
Upper Arm:26,090All Of Body:25,777
Internal:14,894Pubic Region:13,373
Unkown:5,65325 - 50% Body:434

Accidents - Related Products


Bicycles or accessories: 261,002Basketball: 240,794
Football: 231,886Stairs or steps: 96,497
Baseball: 91,617Soccer: 89,536
Trampolines: 73,976Skateboards: 68,876
Doors: 66,818Floors or flooring materials: 64,692
Ceilings and walls: 55,613Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 52,706
Knives: 45,273All-terrain vehicles: 43,609
Beds or bedframes: 42,397Scooters, unpowered: 35,974
Swings or swing sets: 34,890Swimming: 32,857
Softball: 32,748Tables: 31,350
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 30,343Fences or fence posts: 29,475
Chairs: 28,008Exercise: 27,303
Snow boarding: 26,132Gymnastics: 24,368
In-line skating: 23,626Roller skating: 23,595
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 22,592Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 22,112
Volleyball: 21,312Other ball sports: 19,727
Jewelry: 19,646Slides or sliding boards: 18,974
Wrestling: 18,687Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 18,545
Horseback riding: 17,808Other toys: 17,684
Cheerleading: 17,185Swimming pools: 15,955
Hockey: 15,814Bathtubs or showers: 15,536
Ball sports: 15,315Pens and pencils: 14,893
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 14,787Bunk beds: 14,464
Poles: 14,440Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 14,122
Snow skiing: 13,446Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 13,290
Metal containers: 12,865Sleds: 12,136
Fishing: 11,880Footwear: 11,788
Track and field: 11,096Ice skating: 10,919
Exercise equipment: 10,365Playground equipment: 9,891
House repair or construction materials: 9,718Bleachers: 9,480
Go-carts: 9,437Tableware and accessories: 9,083
Weight lifting: 9,064Skating: 9,050
Ice hockey: 8,569Dancing: 8,341
Golf: 8,309Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 7,892
Martial arts: 7,826Drinking glasses: 7,739
Built-in swimming pools: 7,717Scooters/skateboards, powered: 7,107
Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 6,771Lockers: 6,691
Sports and recreational activity: 6,589Amusement attractions: 6,397
Other playground equipment: 5,891Surfing: 5,856
Coins: 5,847Desk supplies: 5,842
Scissors: 5,679Handrails, railings or banisters: 5,635
Pipes: 5,621Knives with replaceable blades: 5,493
First aid equipment: 5,447Benches: 5,197
Lacrosse: 5,094Counters or countertops: 4,946
Containers: 4,822Doorsills or frames: 4,798
Hot water: 4,680Televisions: 4,492
Rugs or carpets: 4,478Tennis: 4,220
Book bags or back carriers: 4,006Ladders: 3,963
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 3,835Water slides: 3,828
Mirrors or mirror glass: 3,788Other unpowered garden tools: 3,681
Day wear: 3,677Pet supplies: 3,634
Furniture: 3,533Fireworks: 3,409
BBs or pellets: 3,351Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 3,330
Hammers: 3,290Bags: 3,289
Paper products: 3,280Rope or string: 3,055
Bottles or jars: 3,053Cabinet or door hardware: 3,002
Pins and needles: 2,963Golf carts: 2,961
Computers: 2,898Manual cleaning equipment: 2,803
Seesaws or teeterboards: 2,717Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 2,592
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 2,539Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 2,504
Diving or diving boards: 2,459Field hockey: 2,402
Bowling: 2,351Glass bottles or jars: 2,328
Manual scissors: 2,316Grocery or shopping carts: 2,292
Boxing: 2,249Fans: 2,228
Lawn mowers: 2,221Snow tubing: 2,213
Refrigerators: 2,202Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 2,171
Gasoline: 2,143Wagons: 2,115
Kitchen gadgets: 1,963Stools: 1,956
Hatchets or axes: 1,901Flying toys: 1,884
Razors or shavers: 1,876Windowsills or frames: 1,773
Cookware: 1,713Toilets: 1,706
Wheelchairs: 1,694Pogo sticks: 1,694
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 1,689Carbon monoxide poisonings: 1,666
Batteries: 1,622Decorative yard equipment: 1,622
Treehouses or playhouses: 1,614Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 1,593
Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 1,587Garage doors: 1,553
Public equipment: 1,552Adhesives: 1,550
Nonglass bottles or jars: 1,528Tetherball: 1,519
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 1,502Clothing accessories: 1,494
Toy sports equipment: 1,493Sinks: 1,443
Aquariums or accessories: 1,420Billiards or pool: 1,407
Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 1,397Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 1,343
Snowmobiles: 1,324Pruning or trimming equipment: 1,319
Air conditioners: 1,308Radiators: 1,294
Wire: 1,290Other glass bottles or jars: 1,240
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 1,239Other fireplaces: 1,183
Buckets or pails: 1,178Light bulbs: 1,175
Eyeglasses: 1,174Ramps or landings: 1,172
Power lawn mowers: 1,166Street hockey: 1,152
Bleaches: 1,151Other ranges: 1,148
Hammocks: 1,125Soaps: 1,121
Nonelectric razors or shavers: 1,120Water tubing: 1,101
Chair, recliner: 1,091Clothing: 1,090
Drinking straws: 1,036General home or room involvement in fires: 1,029
Clothing irons: 1,019Fire extinguishers: 1,004
Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 999Mountain climbing: 991
Microwave ovens: 982Minibikes, powered: 981
Riding power lawn mowers: 964Elevators or other lifts: 948
Grills: 946Aerosol containers: 943
Chains: 936Marbles: 920
Bed rails: 920Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 918
Table tennis: 914Floor lamps or table lamps: 913
Escalators: 897Mattresses: 893
Heaters or heating systems: 890Water skiing: 877
Lighting equipment: 869Tool sheds: 866
Flatware: 856Electrical wire or wiring systems: 854
Combs or hairbrushes: 850Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 845
Log splitters: 843Bench or table saws: 841
Outerwear: 832Electrical outlets or receptacles: 831
Handball: 824General purpose household cleaners: 819
Pillows: 818Chair, rocking: 813
Swimming pool chemicals: 808Balloons: 808
Beach chairs or folding chairs: 800Swimming pool equipment: 799
Saws: 782Crutches, canes or walkers: 780
Camping equipment: 763Tools: 760
Chemicals: 758Chain saws: 753
Other manual workshop tools: 749Other furnaces: 748
Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 710Vacuum cleaners: 710
Darts: 709Stretch cords or stretch straps: 709
Telephones or telephone accessories: 706Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 706
Clothes dryers: 701Archery: 697
Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 682Barstools or kitchen stools: 681
Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 680Badminton: 675
Laundry soaps or detergents: 664Electric blenders: 656
Carts: 647Hand saws: 643
Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 643Toy boxes or chests: 628
Umbrellas: 626Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 624
Welding equipment: 623Blankets: 622
Slicers and choppers: 610Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 601
Swimming pool slides: 599Other ranges or ovens: 595
Plastic products: 590Roller hockey: 578
Above-ground swimming pools: 578School laboratory chemicals: 575
Baby gates or barriers: 564Other plastic products: 559
Cardboard products: 545Screwdrivers: 539
Flashlights or battery-powered lanterns: 535Drills: 530
Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 523Plastic containers: 520
Band saws: 515Futons: 514
Hot tubs or home spas: 512Keys, key rings or key chains: 496
Manual snow or ice removal tools: 490Plastic bags: 487
Washing machines: 486Radios: 485
Tractors: 480Television tables or stands: 478
Christmas decorations: 474Other toy weapons: 470
Self-contained openers: 466Other toy guns: 466
Rugby: 455Manicuring devices: 455
Glass soft drink bottles: 455Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 454
School equipment: 454Extension cords: 450
Faucets or spigots: 447Crayons or chalk: 445
Cigarette or pipe lighters: 444Tape recorders or players: 443
Scaffolding: 441Sewing machines or accessories: 432
Dollies, handtrucks or luggage carriers: 429Freezers: 427
Nonwheeled riding toys, unpowered: 420Inflatable toys: 418
Toolboxes or tool kits: 416Automatic doors: 415
Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 414Generators or power plants: 413
Riding toys: 412Sewing basket articles: 411
Horseshoes: 411Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 399
Propane, LP or butane gas tanks or fittings: 387Portable food or beverage coolers: 387
Powered riding toys: 386Portable circular power saws: 384
Personal protection devices: 384Bathtub or shower enclosures: 382
Tree stands: 381Laundry baskets: 375
Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 372Molding compounds: 362
Cords, electrical: 360Clocks: 358
Nightwear: 357Car seats: 357
Electric ranges or ovens: 354Water polo: 353
Drinking fountains: 349Luggage: 347
Tapes: 347Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 345
Towel racks or bars: 343Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 343
Nail guns or stud drivers: 338Ashtrays, not electric or not battery operated: 336
Vending machines: 335Nonelectric toothbrushes: 334
Batons: 331Wading pools: 331
Power sanders: 324Awls, chisels or planes: 324
Wooden containers: 314Lighters: 313
Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 312Fireplace equipment: 312
Christmas tree lights: 311Dishwashers: 311
Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 304Gas or LP grills or stoves: 301
Thermal or sound insulation materials: 301Kitchen mixing bowls, canisters or similar containers: 298
Art supplies or equipment: 296Gas furnaces: 294
Ceramics supplies or equipment: 289Gas ranges or ovens: 288
Watches: 286Food processors: 282
Trays: 280Kerosene or oil heaters: 270
Convertible beds, hideaway beds or sofa beds: 267Tricycles: 265
Baby strollers: 263Fertilizers: 262
Other containers: 257Flotation toys: 252
Water heaters: 252Slingshots or sling-propelled toys: 246
Ear protection devices: 246Toy bows or arrows: 242
Solid room deodorizers or fresheners: 242Electric baseboard heaters: 241
Other ovens: 233Cribs: 231
Electric toy racing cars or accessories: 231Glass bathtub or shower enclosures: 230
Nonmetal cookware: 229Carbon monoxide detectors: 227
Wheeled riding toys, unpowered: 226Charcoal: 223
Metal cookware: 221Manual filing or sanding tools: 211
Eye protection devices: 209Night-lights: 209
Rotary power lawn mowers: 208Nonbaby mattresses: 202
Power saws: 198Toy caps, cap toys or cap guns: 196
Towels or cloths: 191Motorized vehicles: 190
Other sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 188Waterbeds or water pillows: 185
Electric lighting equipment: 184Coal or wood-burning stoves: 183
Matches: 181Dune buggies/beach buggies: 181
Pine oil cleaning and disinfectant preparations: 178Kites or kite string: 174
Glue guns: 169Gas or LP heaters: 169
Building sets: 168Business and office machines: 168
Heavy-duty workshop staplers: 167Costumes or masks: 165
Hair grooming equipment or accessories: 164Charcoal or wood-burning grills: 163
Recording tapes: 162Skeet shooting: 162
Blocks, stacking toys or pull toys: 160Acids: 159
Bedspreads, throws or comforters: 156Seasonal decorations: 154
Slow cookers: 153Sprayers: 152
Electric deep fryers: 152Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 152
Fuel storage tanks: 151Electric heaters: 151
Other electric lighting equipment: 151Scales: 151
Appliances: 150Toy guns: 147
Stilts: 145Wood paneling and particleboard: 145
Storm windows: 144Fertilizers and other chemicals for outdoor use: 144
Panelboards, circuit breakers, ground fault circuit interrupters: 143Manual push mowers: 142
Sheets or pillowcases: 140Toy guns with projectiles: 139
Ironing boards or covers: 135Doorstops: 134
Croquet: 132Sleeping bags: 130
Children's play tents, play tunnels or other enclosures: 130Unpowered models or parts: 128
Coffee makers or teapots: 125Fire escape devices: 124
Lunch boxes or pails: 124Safety pins: 120
Footlockers: 120Built-in fireplaces: 118
Outdoor awnings or shutters: 118Snow throwers/blowers: 117
Step stools: 117Dry ice: 117
Room deodorizers or fresheners: 111Air compressors: 110
Water toys: 107Can openers: 106
Laundry hampers: 105Aluminum foil wrapping products: 105
Rug shampooers: 103Saunas: 103
Pumps: 103Leaf blowers: 102
Vises or workshop clamps: 99Fabric treatment products: 98
Other grills or stoves: 97Plastic wrapping products: 97
Drain cleaners: 94Power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 93
Pressure cookers or canners: 93Extension or straight ladders: 93
Paper cutters: 92High chairs: 91
Toboggans: 91Other antennas: 90
Mobile/manufactured homes: 89Painting equipment, powered: 87
Hacksaws: 87Baby carriages: 86
Solvents: 86Thermostats: 86
Photographic chemicals: 85Inflatable furniture: 84
Hearing aids: 82Filters: 80
Pressurized containers: 78Outdoor electric lighting equipment: 78
Baby changing tables: 78Paint or varnish thinners: 77
Manual pruning or trimming equipment: 77Electric motors: 76
Toilet bowl products: 76Spot removers or cleaning fluids: 76
Electric ranges: 76Jigsaws: 76
Power hedge trimmers: 75Fire or smoke alarms: 74
Laser pointers: 71Bars and bar accessories: 71
Electric counter-top ovens, broilers or toaster ovens: 71Oil furnaces: 69
Humidifiers: 69Tarpaulins: 69
Gas ovens: 69Hot plates: 69
Snow disks: 69Workshop compounds or chemicals: 69
Power jointers: 69Power pruning or trimming equipment: 69
Butane or LP gas meters: 69Telescopes, binoculars, microscopes or magnifying glasses: 69
Food grinders: 69Electric razors or shavers: 69
Knife sharpeners: 69Floor furnaces: 69
Diapers: 69Brick, stone or masonry chimneys: 69
Glass tubing or test tubes: 69Thermometers: 65
Ice cream makers: 65Liquid room deodorizers or fresheners: 61
Electric mixers: 60Fuel-burning lighting equipment: 59
Nonelectric can openers: 58Toy weapons: 58
Garbage disposers: 58Power lathes: 58
Safes: 58Manual lawn trimmers or edgers: 58
Outdoor antennas: 56Lubricants: 56
Animal traps: 55Gasoline cans: 53
Automotive chemicals: 48Detergents: 48
Rotisseries: 47Unattached appliance or lamp cords: 43
Stepladders: 40Gas ranges: 39
Lighter fluids: 35Battery chargers: 34
Boilers: 33Scuba diving: 32
Magazine racks or book ends: 31Portable baby swings: 29
Music boxes or chimes: 29Tombstones or grave markers: 29
Vacuum containers: 28Photographic equipment: 28
Wigs, falls or hairpieces: 25Abrasive cleaners: 23
Gas-burning fireplaces: 23Workshop furnishings: 23
Ice picks: 22Dishwashing liquid: 22
Playpens: 22Other portable or stationary power tools: 22
Fencing: 21Artificial flowers or plants: 19
Gasoline or other fuel-powered models: 17Multi-purpose lighters: 17
Range or oven accessories: 17Ice makers: 17
Unicycles: 17Plastic panels for doors or windows: 17
Projectors: 16Food skewers: 16
Heat or infrared lamps: 16Hair dryers: 16
Ammonia, household: 16Toasters: 16
Paper bags: 16Electric coffee makers or teapots: 16
Kerosene: 15Nonelectric blankets: 15
Bassinets or cradles: 15Hair clippers and trimmers: 15
Dehumidifiers: 15Incinerators: 15
Stationary power drills and accessories: 15Fuel oils: 12
Amateur two-way radios: 12Cots: 12
Automotive tools or accessories: 12Baby walkers or jumpers: 12
Portable electric heaters: 6Electric brooms: 6
Furniture polishes or waxes: 6Vaporizers: 6
Ice crushers: 6Electric heating pads: 6
Caulking or spackling compounds: 6Portable power drills and accessories: 6
Shuffleboard: 6Indoor antennas: 6
Chemistry sets or science kits: 6Other furniture: 6
Metal polishes, tarnish removers or preventatives: 6Nonglass bathtub or shower enclosures: 6
Artificial Christmas trees: 6Seed and fertilizer spreaders: 6
Automotive waxes, polishes or cleaners: 6Window or door security barriers: 6
Electrical testing equipment: 6Wallpaper: 6
Electric or battery-powered knives: 6Chimneys: 6
Baby bouncer seats: 6

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