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Accidents - 6-15 years old - Year 2005


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 2,779,098
See also: Lethal accidents, Other years, Other age groups.

Accidents - Sex

Accidents - Race

Accidents - Body Parts:
Wrist:206,085Lower Arm:180,207
Shoulder:100,174Lower Leg:99,893
Lower Trunk:92,851Upper Trunk:67,789
Eyeball:35,903Upper Leg:32,618
Upper Arm:25,345All Of Body:22,854
Pubic Region:13,084Internal:12,564
Unkown:6,43525 - 50% Body:794

Accidents - Related Products


Football: 245,368Bicycles or accessories: 233,481
Basketball: 220,047Soccer: 93,944
Stairs or steps: 89,382Baseball: 84,419
Trampolines: 70,639Skateboards: 69,394
Floors or flooring materials: 68,544Doors: 60,423
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 52,127Ceilings and walls: 51,200
Knives: 43,714Beds or bedframes: 38,626
All-terrain vehicles: 37,778Softball: 34,159
Swimming: 32,882Swings or swing sets: 31,025
Tables: 29,255Chairs: 27,990
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 27,835Fences or fence posts: 26,809
Scooters, unpowered: 26,164Sports and recreational activity: 24,691
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 24,043Snow boarding: 23,484
Other toys: 21,226Roller skating: 21,117
Exercise: 20,739Gymnastics: 20,314
Other ball sports: 20,038Volleyball: 19,366
Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 19,190Sleds: 18,279
Slides or sliding boards: 18,110Wrestling: 17,376
Swimming pools: 17,057Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 16,630
Horseback riding: 16,438In-line skating: 16,218
Jewelry: 15,849Cheerleading: 15,403
Poles: 14,875Bathtubs or showers: 14,310
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 14,061Snow skiing: 14,031
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 13,781Metal containers: 13,465
Hockey: 13,229Pens and pencils: 12,918
Fishing: 12,688Bunk beds: 11,959
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 11,110Ice skating: 11,047
Footwear: 10,990Exercise equipment: 10,544
Dancing: 10,543Weight lifting: 10,497
Track and field: 9,822Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 9,078
Go-carts: 8,809Playground equipment: 8,797
Ball sports: 8,704Tableware and accessories: 8,317
Ice hockey: 7,976Golf: 7,548
Drinking glasses: 7,460Bleachers: 7,413
Martial arts: 7,222Lacrosse: 6,609
First aid equipment: 6,590Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 6,538
House repair or construction materials: 6,413Skating: 6,260
Televisions: 6,028Built-in swimming pools: 5,809
Amusement attractions: 5,796Handrails, railings or banisters: 5,704
Desk supplies: 5,542Benches: 5,506
Surfing: 5,467Hot water: 5,434
Lockers: 5,425Other playground equipment: 5,335
Doorsills or frames: 4,977Counters or countertops: 4,587
Coins: 4,528Knives with replaceable blades: 4,502
Pipes: 4,498Scissors: 4,389
Day wear: 4,380Ladders: 4,061
Mirrors or mirror glass: 3,775Bowling: 3,662
Fireworks: 3,662Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 3,564
Paper products: 3,538Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 3,526
Scooters/skateboards, powered: 3,500Containers: 3,497
Manual scissors: 3,470Tennis: 3,286
Glass bottles or jars: 3,240Golf carts: 3,239
Water slides: 3,166Pet supplies: 3,145
Rugs or carpets: 3,133Other unpowered garden tools: 3,076
Furniture: 3,046Computers: 2,759
Diving or diving boards: 2,737Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 2,702
Seesaws or teeterboards: 2,615Rope or string: 2,584
Bottles or jars: 2,541Book bags or back carriers: 2,522
Grocery or shopping carts: 2,394Pins and needles: 2,346
Manual cleaning equipment: 2,304Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 2,296
Stools: 2,280Minibikes, powered: 2,247
BBs or pellets: 2,240Refrigerators: 2,226
Wagons: 2,212Bags: 2,202
Cabinet or door hardware: 2,124Hammers: 2,115
Kitchen gadgets: 2,073Cookware: 2,070
Windowsills or frames: 2,046Field hockey: 2,018
Lawn mowers: 1,962Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 1,928
Wheelchairs: 1,888Boxing: 1,887
General home or room involvement in fires: 1,855Hatchets or axes: 1,839
Fans: 1,816Pogo sticks: 1,750
Street hockey: 1,710Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 1,690
Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 1,682Sinks: 1,676
Treehouses or playhouses: 1,676Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 1,669
Nonelectric razors or shavers: 1,662Tetherball: 1,640
Flying toys: 1,632Aquariums or accessories: 1,548
Adhesives: 1,539Snow tubing: 1,524
Wire: 1,518Other ranges or ovens: 1,506
Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 1,489Batteries: 1,479
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 1,462Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 1,432
Toilets: 1,424Light bulbs: 1,420
Swimming pool equipment: 1,417Water tubing: 1,368
Ramps or landings: 1,339Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 1,332
Decorative yard equipment: 1,323Nonglass bottles or jars: 1,320
Clothing irons: 1,297Bleaches: 1,277
Garage doors: 1,276Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 1,261
Hammocks: 1,245Soaps: 1,244
Hot tubs or home spas: 1,231Power lawn mowers: 1,224
Telephones or telephone accessories: 1,206Radiators: 1,193
Water skiing: 1,192Gasoline: 1,182
Public equipment: 1,174Clothing accessories: 1,174
Other glass bottles or jars: 1,169Billiards or pool: 1,167
Carbon monoxide poisonings: 1,166Manual snow or ice removal tools: 1,165
Laundry soaps or detergents: 1,153General purpose household cleaners: 1,137
Razors or shavers: 1,136Crutches, canes or walkers: 1,104
Riding power lawn mowers: 1,093Pillows: 1,090
Beach chairs or folding chairs: 1,073Lighting equipment: 1,055
Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 1,027Microwave ovens: 1,001
Tool sheds: 998Handball: 980
Other fireplaces: 977Bed rails: 957
Tools: 946Balloons: 934
Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 927Pruning or trimming equipment: 927
Mountain climbing: 914Floor lamps or table lamps: 903
Christmas decorations: 903Band saws: 888
Other manual workshop tools: 886Other toy weapons: 882
Mattresses: 880Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 876
Combs or hairbrushes: 872Bathtub or shower enclosures: 819
Plastic containers: 791Air conditioners: 784
Badminton: 773Marbles: 768
Heaters or heating systems: 763Chain saws: 743
Archery: 741Washing machines: 739
Chemicals: 738Television tables or stands: 735
Snowmobiles: 732Chair, rocking: 731
Saws: 723Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 710
Carbon monoxide detectors: 702Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 698
Roller hockey: 692Barstools or kitchen stools: 683
Chair, recliner: 681Grills: 681
Outerwear: 675Carts: 664
Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 648Buckets or pails: 642
Toy sports equipment: 617Slicers and choppers: 614
Cardboard products: 613Swimming pool slides: 612
Clothing: 607Crayons or chalk: 596
Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 593Horseshoes: 586
Manicuring devices: 580Building sets: 580
Plastic bags: 577Camping equipment: 573
Vacuum cleaners: 572Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 564
School equipment: 563Tractors: 562
Drinking fountains: 560Aerosol containers: 558
Escalators: 555Toy guns: 551
Other toy guns: 541Toy boxes or chests: 535
Blocks, stacking toys or pull toys: 534Sewing basket articles: 532
Clothes dryers: 527Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 523
Elevators or other lifts: 521Welding equipment: 518
Keys, key rings or key chains: 514Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 510
Riding toys: 510Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 504
Awls, chisels or planes: 499Electrical outlets or receptacles: 493
Glass bathtub or shower enclosures: 491Self-contained openers: 491
Eyeglasses: 491Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 489
Drinking straws: 479Coal or wood-burning stoves: 478
Umbrellas: 476Plastic products: 469
Wooden containers: 468Chains: 467
Batons: 454Baby gates or barriers: 450
Flatware: 448Drills: 448
Blankets: 441Log splitters: 439
Dishwashers: 439Freezers: 437
Electric blenders: 437Automatic doors: 431
Glass soft drink bottles: 422Towels or cloths: 404
Rugby: 396Fire extinguishers: 392
Toolboxes or tool kits: 391Powered riding toys: 379
Hand saws: 378Mobile/manufactured homes: 376
Tricycles: 373Radios: 358
Nail guns or stud drivers: 357Sewing machines or accessories: 354
Tape recorders or players: 352Inflatable toys: 350
Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 349Water polo: 349
Laundry baskets: 349Swimming pool chemicals: 344
Faucets or spigots: 344Electric ranges or ovens: 342
Futons: 336Charcoal: 333
Bench or table saws: 325Fireplace equipment: 324
Screwdrivers: 322Dune buggies/beach buggies: 320
Thermal or sound insulation materials: 318Cords, electrical: 317
Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 314Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 314
Clocks: 309Christmas tree lights: 304
Flashlights or battery-powered lanterns: 300Stilts: 298
Ear protection devices: 298Nonwheeled riding toys, unpowered: 298
Table tennis: 295Rotary power lawn mowers: 295
Gas or LP grills or stoves: 293Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 292
Dollies, handtrucks or luggage carriers: 285Cigarette or pipe lighters: 285
Molding compounds: 282Other furnaces: 280
Above-ground swimming pools: 280Other containers: 277
Kitchen mixing bowls, canisters or similar containers: 275Stretch cords or stretch straps: 274
Utility vehicles: 273Trays: 269
Personal protection devices: 266Darts: 261
Cribs: 261Kerosene or oil heaters: 260
Garden tractors: 257Croquet: 257
Power saws: 250Other plastic products: 248
Heavy-duty workshop staplers: 243Baby strollers: 243
Matches: 241Gas ranges or ovens: 241
Lighter fluids: 238Tapes: 237
Safety pins: 234Wheeled riding toys, unpowered: 233
Fire escape devices: 233Other furniture: 232
Eye protection devices: 231Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 231
Art supplies or equipment: 227Portable circular power saws: 227
Portable food or beverage coolers: 225Wood paneling and particleboard: 224
Fertilizers: 221Air compressors: 217
Tree stands: 217Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 216
Step stools: 215Scaffolding: 214
Electrical wire or wiring systems: 212Extension cords: 212
Window screens: 212Outdoor awnings or shutters: 212
Power sanders: 210Children's play tents, play tunnels or other enclosures: 209
Snow disks: 208Aluminum foil wrapping products: 205
Seasonal decorations: 205Flotation toys: 203
Wading pools: 203Toy bows or arrows: 203
Nonelectric toothbrushes: 197Boilers: 194
Recording tapes: 193Fuel storage tanks: 190
Snow throwers/blowers: 180Hair dryers: 179
Electric heaters: 178Glue guns: 178
Coffee makers or teapots: 177Fuel oils: 177
Other sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 175Metal cookware: 175
Footlockers: 174Watches: 173
Convertible beds, hideaway beds or sofa beds: 169Power lathes: 166
Portable electric heaters: 166Vending machines: 161
Electric mixers: 160Toy guns with projectiles: 159
Motorized vehicles: 159Fire or smoke alarms: 159
Panelboards, circuit breakers, ground fault circuit interrupters: 159Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 157
Other antennas: 151Power drills or accessories: 151
Stationary power drills and accessories: 151Charcoal or wood-burning grills: 150
Nonelectric blankets: 150Stepladders: 150
Toboggans: 143Toy weapons: 143
Manual filing or sanding tools: 142Electric toy racing cars or accessories: 142
Power tillers or cultivators: 140Kites or kite string: 135
Magazine racks or book ends: 132Pumps: 131
Ironing boards or covers: 130Baby walkers or jumpers: 128
Ashtrays, electric or battery operated: 128Rust removers: 128
Lunch boxes or pails: 127Paint or varnish thinners: 125
Towel racks or bars: 120Food processors: 118
Food skewers: 115Pine oil cleaning and disinfectant preparations: 114
School laboratory chemicals: 114Sprayers: 111
Hacksaws: 104Built-in fireplaces: 104
Bedspreads, throws or comforters: 101Waterbeds or water pillows: 100
Skeet shooting: 99Power pruning or trimming equipment: 99
Portable power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 99Other grills or stoves: 99
Fabrics: 99Other portable or stationary power tools: 98
Power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 98Electric frying pans and skillets: 97
Business and office machines: 97Water heaters: 97
Nonbaby mattresses: 96Kerosene: 96
Electric baseboard heaters: 95Telescopes, binoculars, microscopes or magnifying glasses: 95
Portable power drills and accessories: 89Paper cutters: 88
Workshop furnishings: 88Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 88
Manual push mowers: 87Gas fumes or gas vapors of unknown origin: 87
Lighters: 86Extension or straight ladders: 84
Range or oven accessories: 83Inflatable furniture: 83
Hearing aids: 83Scuba diving: 83
Night-lights: 83Christmas tree stands or supports: 83
Electric lighting equipment: 83Gasoline or other fuel-powered models: 83
Acids: 83Laundry hampers: 82
Car seats: 82Baby bottles or nipples: 82
Spot removers or cleaning fluids: 82Amateur two-way radios: 81
Toy caps, cap toys or cap guns: 79Electric trains or accessories: 78
Diapers: 78Can openers: 78
Ashtrays, not electric or not battery operated: 77Canning jars or lids: 76
Shoe polishes: 76Painting equipment, powered: 75
Fuel-burning lighting equipment: 74Tombstones or grave markers: 74
Unpowered models or parts: 73Bassinets or cradles: 72
Gas or LP heaters: 69Electric motors: 68
Knife sharpeners: 68Soldering equipment: 68
Vacuum containers: 68Ceramics supplies or equipment: 68
Phonograph records: 68Playpens: 68
Potholders, oven mitts or hot pads: 68Cisterns, cesspools or septic tanks: 68
Slingshots or sling-propelled toys: 68Portable baby swings: 68
Slipcovers: 66Massage devices or vibrators: 66
Internal combustion engines: 66High chairs: 65
Chimneys: 65Leaf blowers: 65
Hair clippers and trimmers: 65Butane or LP gas meters: 65
Animal traps: 65Fabric treatment products: 64
Luggage: 60Rug shampooers: 59
Propane, LP or butane gas tanks or fittings: 59Musical instruments, electric or battery operated: 59
Other manual pruning or trimming equipment: 59Electric deep fryers: 59
Pacifiers or teething rings: 59Bath or facial brushes: 59
Paper bags: 59Solid room deodorizers or fresheners: 59
Food grinders: 57Manual hedge trimmers: 53
Fencing: 53Generators or power plants: 52
Detergents: 52Power hedge trimmers: 49
Antifreeze: 48Photographic chemicals: 47
Abrasive cleaners: 47Liquid room deodorizers or fresheners: 46
Glass tubing or test tubes: 46Attachable high chairs: 44
Projectors: 44Doorstops: 42
Furniture polishes or waxes: 41Lamp oils: 41
Sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 38Incinerators: 38
Floor furnaces: 38Baby exercisers: 38
Unicycles: 36Storm windows: 36
Photographic equipment: 36Sheets or pillowcases: 36
Gasoline cans: 35Toasters: 35
Floor waxes: 33Metal chimneys, stovepipes or flues: 31
Ammonia, household: 31Drain snakes: 31
Jigsaws: 31Garbage disposers: 31
Artificial Christmas trees: 30Oven cleaners: 30
Thermometers: 30Paint or varnish removers, paintbrush cleaners: 27
Gas furnaces: 25Pressurized containers: 22
Costumes or masks: 22Dishwasher detergents: 22
Ice makers: 22Electric Christmas decorations: 22
Electric waffle irons: 21Thermostats: 21
Room deodorizers or fresheners: 21Other electric lighting equipment: 21
Baby carriages: 21Electric or battery-powered knives: 15
Electric combs: 15Hot plates: 15
Manual pruning or trimming equipment: 15Radial arm saws: 15
Bottle openers: 15Unpowered coffee makers or teapots: 15
Vises or workshop clamps: 15Baby mattresses or pads: 15
Fertilizers and other chemicals for outdoor use: 15Pedal-powered adult vehicles: 15
Plastic wrapping products: 15Vaporizers: 15
Metal polishes, tarnish removers or preventatives: 15Electrical testing equipment: 15
Gas-burning fireplaces: 15Nonmetal cookware: 15
Bars and bar accessories: 15Portable gas or LP heaters: 15
Ice crushers: 15Cots: 12
Dishwashing liquid: 12Sleeping bags: 12
Containers with key openers: 12Safes: 11
Water toys: 11Appliances: 11
Nightwear: 7Heat or infrared lamps: 7
Caustics: 7Artificial turf: 6
Hair grooming equipment or accessories: 6Food warmers: 5
Outdoor electric lighting equipment: 5Dry ice: 5
Seed and fertilizer spreaders: 5Lubricants: 5
Baby carriers: 5Electric toothbrushes or oral irrigators: 5
Power jointers: 5Toddler beds: 5
Automotive tools or accessories: 5Other clothing: 5
Wigs, falls or hairpieces: 5Lightning rods or arresters, antenna discharge units or other grounding devices: 5
Humidifiers: 5Multi-purpose lighters: 5
Party favors: 5Scales: 5
Pressure cookers or canners: 5

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