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Accidents - 6-15 years old - Year 2007 - Lower Leg


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 101,587
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Bicycles or accessories: 11,782Football: 9,520
Soccer: 4,556Stairs or steps: 4,053
Skateboards: 3,848All-terrain vehicles: 3,237
Basketball: 3,232Baseball: 3,169
Trampolines: 2,681Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 2,055
Beds or bedframes: 1,878Snow skiing: 1,648
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 1,457Sleds: 1,445
Fences or fence posts: 1,363Roller skating: 1,256
Exercise: 1,181Scooters, unpowered: 1,140
Tables: 1,092Softball: 1,029
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 874Fishing: 833
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 811Slides or sliding boards: 776
Swings or swing sets: 757Poles: 735
Swimming: 686Floors or flooring materials: 671
Sports and recreational activity: 656Footwear: 647
Bleachers: 634Ice skating: 633
Ceilings and walls: 623Horseback riding: 620
Chairs: 614In-line skating: 612
Track and field: 605Other ball sports: 589
Exercise equipment: 583Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 576
Golf carts: 565Hockey: 556
Other toys: 546Wrestling: 524
Knives: 514Animal induced injury: 509
Bags: 486Motor vehicles or parts: 480
Minibikes, powered: 477Skating: 473
Water slides: 464Snow boarding: 448
Swimming pools: 445Benches: 443
Bathtubs or showers: 424Plastic bags: 418
Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 416Surfing: 412
Metal containers: 400Pipes: 391
Bed rails: 380Glass bottles or jars: 379
Go-carts: 348Televisions: 345
Pens and pencils: 304Tableware and accessories: 303
Bunk beds: 303Scooters/skateboards, powered: 301
Aquariums or accessories: 301Gymnastics: 291
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 285Playground equipment: 285
Other playground equipment: 277Gasoline: 272
Volleyball: 269Mirrors or mirror glass: 261
Wire: 261Golf: 259
Other unpowered garden tools: 249Dancing: 244
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 241Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 241
Doors: 230House repair or construction materials: 224
Wagons: 221Day wear: 216
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 206Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 205
Martial arts: 201Power lawn mowers: 200
BBs or pellets: 198Pogo sticks: 194
Amusement attractions: 180Ball sports: 178
Weight lifting: 178Ladders: 176
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 172Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 170
Plants, trees and shrubs: 166Built-in swimming pools: 166
Carts: 164Seesaws or teeterboards: 163
Other ranges or ovens: 157Chain saws: 154
Decorative yard equipment: 153Car seats: 151
Cheerleading: 147Hypodermic needles or syringes: 143
Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 140Foods: 135
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 130Ice hockey: 127
Lacrosse: 125Riding power lawn mowers: 120
Doorsills or frames: 116Camping equipment: 115
Stools: 113Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 107
Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 103Handrails, railings or banisters: 102
Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 98Lighting equipment: 96
Clothing irons: 95Nonelectric razors or shavers: 91
Toilets: 91Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 90
Radiators: 90Tool sheds: 90
Containers: 90Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 87
Insect induced injuries: 87Escalators: 86
Heaters or heating systems: 86Knives with replaceable blades: 85
Licensed two-wheeled motor vehicles: 85Scaffolding: 84
Microwave ovens: 80Glue guns: 80
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 78Charcoal or wood-burning grills: 75
Rope or string: 75Other glass bottles or jars: 74
Bars and bar accessories: 71Coal or wood-burning stoves: 70
Outdoor antennas: 70Welding equipment: 70
Chains: 70Inflatable toys: 70
Powered riding toys: 70Tombstones or grave markers: 70
Skeet shooting: 70Other fireplaces: 70
Photographic equipment: 69Cosmetics: 69
Nonbaby mattresses: 69Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 69
Tennis: 66Elevators or other lifts: 61
Diving or diving boards: 55Grocery or shopping carts: 52
Desk supplies: 51Drinking glasses: 47
Aerosol containers: 46Tricycles: 45
Mattresses: 36Pet supplies: 35
Lighter fluids: 34Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 34
Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 31Bottles or jars: 30
Scissors: 30Treehouses or playhouses: 27
Fans: 26Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 26
Manual cleaning equipment: 23Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 22
Fireworks: 21Lockers: 21
Wheelchairs: 21Lawn mowers: 21
Medical equipment, general: 18Hot tubs or home spas: 15
Dollies, handtrucks or luggage carriers: 15Portable food or beverage coolers: 15
Ironing boards or covers: 15Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 15
Tractors: 15Gasoline cans: 15
Detergents: 15Cabinet or door hardware: 15
Saws: 15Heavy-duty workshop staplers: 15
Portable circular power saws: 15Other portable or stationary power tools: 15
Generators or power plants: 15Bread making machines: 15
Nonmetal cookware: 15Above-ground swimming pools: 15
Ramps or landings: 15Electric deep fryers: 15
Awls, chisels or planes: 15Cribs: 15
Archery: 15Other specified plastic products: 15
Buckets or pails: 15Lighters: 15
Wooden containers: 15Nonglass bottles or jars: 15
Lunch boxes or pails: 15Crutches, canes or walkers: 12
Cookware: 11Hot water: 11
Sinks: 11Riding toys: 11
Trains: 10Laundry baskets: 6
Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 6Outerwear: 6
Rugs or carpets: 6Refrigerators: 6
Pins and needles: 6Grills: 6
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 6Bowling: 6
Metal cookware: 5Air conditioners: 5
Hatchets or axes: 5Water skiing: 5
Flatware: 5Tools: 5
Extension or straight ladders: 5Swimming pool equipment: 5
Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 5Crayons or chalk: 5
Drain cleaners: 5Metal polishes, tarnish removers or preventatives: 5
Outdoor patio heaters or firepits: 5Light bulbs: 5
Storm windows: 5First aid equipment: 5
Vacuum cleaners: 5Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 5
Washing machines: 5Nightwear: 5

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