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Accidents - 6-15 years old - Year 2007


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 2,779,102
See also: Lethal accidents, Other years, Other age groups.

Accidents - Sex

Accidents - Race

Accidents - Body Parts:
Wrist:214,612Lower Arm:175,951
Lower Trunk:101,614Lower Leg:101,587
Shoulder:97,260Upper Trunk:72,277
Eyeball:34,322Upper Leg:29,902
All Of Body:24,714Upper Arm:24,522
Internal:14,145Pubic Region:12,814
Unkown:5,43925 - 50% Body:553

Accidents - Related Products


Football: 260,769Bicycles or accessories: 211,925
Basketball: 194,731Soccer: 97,524
Baseball: 88,863Stairs or steps: 84,326
Skateboards: 81,384Trampolines: 67,418
Doors: 59,422Floors or flooring materials: 58,345
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 48,307Ceilings and walls: 44,073
Knives: 41,375Sports and recreational activity: 39,725
Beds or bedframes: 38,573All-terrain vehicles: 36,540
Scooters, unpowered: 32,912Softball: 32,902
Swings or swing sets: 30,943Chairs: 28,833
Tables: 28,279Swimming: 28,134
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 27,528Roller skating: 26,211
Fences or fence posts: 24,497Volleyball: 22,802
Sleds: 22,173Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 22,038
Other toys: 21,674Other ball sports: 21,124
Footwear: 21,033Gymnastics: 20,855
Snow boarding: 20,743Exercise: 19,746
Slides or sliding boards: 18,296Wrestling: 18,163
Swimming pools: 17,967Jewelry: 17,852
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 17,258Horseback riding: 17,164
Cheerleading: 16,819Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 15,286
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 15,180In-line skating: 14,548
Bathtubs or showers: 14,501Poles: 14,016
Fishing: 13,829Hockey: 13,570
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 12,900Ice skating: 12,782
Snow skiing: 12,396Metal containers: 11,529
Pens and pencils: 11,500Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 11,336
Exercise equipment: 11,271Track and field: 11,185
Dancing: 11,122Bunk beds: 11,121
Weight lifting: 11,104Playground equipment: 9,747
Bleachers: 8,188Ball sports: 8,106
Motor vehicles or parts: 7,998Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 7,904
Golf: 7,818Lacrosse: 7,658
Tableware and accessories: 7,626Ice hockey: 7,228
Built-in swimming pools: 7,037Martial arts: 6,770
Lockers: 6,646Go-carts: 6,607
Skating: 6,584Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 6,550
Drinking glasses: 6,538Amusement attractions: 5,964
First aid equipment: 5,881Other playground equipment: 5,747
Coins: 5,647Handrails, railings or banisters: 5,418
Counters or countertops: 5,247Water slides: 5,128
Animal induced injury: 5,110Pipes: 5,073
Doorsills or frames: 4,771Tennis: 4,764
Televisions: 4,571House repair or construction materials: 4,522
Day wear: 4,457Golf carts: 4,435
Benches: 4,300Surfing: 4,298
Desk supplies: 4,239Hot water: 3,851
Bowling: 3,763Knives with replaceable blades: 3,725
Rugs or carpets: 3,711Ladders: 3,691
Furniture: 3,634Other unpowered garden tools: 3,579
BBs or pellets: 3,537Paper products: 3,402
Containers: 3,326Seesaws or teeterboards: 3,293
Manual scissors: 3,237Foods: 3,160
Scissors: 3,018Fireworks: 2,979
Hammers: 2,939Cabinet or door hardware: 2,899
Mirrors or mirror glass: 2,880Computers: 2,853
Scooters/skateboards, powered: 2,812Flying toys: 2,766
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 2,766Glass bottles or jars: 2,761
Manual cleaning equipment: 2,757Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 2,747
Tetherball: 2,741Bottles or jars: 2,737
Book bags or back carriers: 2,587Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 2,461
Pins and needles: 2,400Bags: 2,346
Nonelectric razors or shavers: 2,324Diving or diving boards: 2,322
Rope or string: 2,322Pet supplies: 2,318
Carbon monoxide poisonings: 2,263Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 2,228
Soaps: 2,083Sinks: 2,051
Boxing: 2,036Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 1,990
Pogo sticks: 1,960Fans: 1,947
Kitchen gadgets: 1,931Light bulbs: 1,931
Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 1,900Field hockey: 1,893
Insect induced injuries: 1,866Floor lamps or table lamps: 1,851
Grocery or shopping carts: 1,835Other ranges or ovens: 1,773
Decorative yard equipment: 1,762Wagons: 1,697
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 1,671Stools: 1,671
Windowsills or frames: 1,668Plants, trees and shrubs: 1,662
Minibikes, powered: 1,618Treehouses or playhouses: 1,612
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 1,565Bed rails: 1,562
Refrigerators: 1,496Radiators: 1,487
Toilets: 1,470General home or room involvement in fires: 1,468
Lawn mowers: 1,448Snow tubing: 1,409
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 1,396Aquariums or accessories: 1,385
Inflatable toys: 1,356Batteries: 1,346
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 1,329Pruning or trimming equipment: 1,318
Snowmobiles: 1,306Heaters or heating systems: 1,288
Wheelchairs: 1,270Wire: 1,266
Billiards or pool: 1,258Pillows: 1,245
Gasoline: 1,222Water tubing: 1,219
Eyeglasses: 1,201Hammocks: 1,198
Adhesives: 1,180Hot tubs or home spas: 1,179
Hatchets or axes: 1,175Clothing accessories: 1,157
Manual snow or ice removal tools: 1,155Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 1,131
Power lawn mowers: 1,125Buckets or pails: 1,123
Nonglass bottles or jars: 1,113Ramps or landings: 1,083
Laundry soaps or detergents: 1,082Cardboard products: 1,033
Garage doors: 1,022General purpose household cleaners: 1,022
Chain saws: 1,016Other toy weapons: 1,003
Plastic bags: 989Beach chairs or folding chairs: 986
Carts: 982Street hockey: 968
Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 968Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 963
Television tables or stands: 955Swimming pool chemicals: 932
Chair, rocking: 921Telephones or telephone accessories: 919
Aerosol containers: 917Crutches, canes or walkers: 906
Tools: 891Public equipment: 879
Camping equipment: 874Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 863
Outerwear: 858Combs or hairbrushes: 857
Mattresses: 846Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 824
Chair, recliner: 811Marbles: 810
Clothing irons: 805Toy boxes or chests: 803
Cookware: 799Balloons: 798
Toy sports equipment: 791Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 791
Blankets: 778Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 778
Baby gates or barriers: 773Glass soft drink bottles: 769
Other fireplaces: 765Barstools or kitchen stools: 765
Kitchen mixing bowls, canisters or similar containers: 756Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 755
Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 722Grills: 720
Water skiing: 716Swimming pool equipment: 710
Vacuum cleaners: 700Sewing basket articles: 697
Rugby: 678Bleaches: 657
Personal protection devices: 655Welding equipment: 655
Crayons or chalk: 646Microwave ovens: 645
Coal or wood-burning stoves: 644Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 641
Air conditioners: 622Band saws: 620
Saws: 614Clothing: 611
Nonwheeled riding toys, unpowered: 604Riding power lawn mowers: 603
Flatware: 602Elevators or other lifts: 594
Electric blenders: 594Power hedge trimmers: 593
Escalators: 592Dune buggies/beach buggies: 584
Drinking fountains: 578Handball: 576
Swimming pool slides: 572Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 570
Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 567Laundry baskets: 563
Cords, electrical: 561Tool sheds: 550
Baby strollers: 546Archery: 544
Faucets or spigots: 542Slicers and choppers: 540
Luggage: 539Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 538
Wooden containers: 530Step stools: 521
Tricycles: 518Self-contained openers: 507
Other toy guns: 493Above-ground swimming pools: 488
Fertilizers: 483Electrical outlets or receptacles: 481
Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 480Cosmetics: 477
Plastic containers: 473Liquid room deodorizers or fresheners: 470
School equipment: 463Chains: 463
Horseshoes: 455Toy guns: 454
Other glass bottles or jars: 447Keys, key rings or key chains: 407
Clocks: 398Manicuring devices: 398
Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 397Watches: 393
Glue guns: 390Other specified plastic products: 388
Workshop furnishings: 385Ashtrays, not electric or not battery operated: 385
Medical equipment, general: 384Bench or table saws: 382
Drinking straws: 381Radios: 381
Stretch cords or stretch straps: 380Alcohol: 378
Christmas decorations: 375Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 374
Riding toys: 371Drills: 369
Table tennis: 369Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 366
Charcoal or wood-burning grills: 365Vending machines: 361
Other manual workshop tools: 359Dollies, handtrucks or luggage carriers: 356
Screwdrivers: 353Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 353
Log splitters: 352Built-in fireplaces: 351
Scaffolding: 347Wading pools: 345
Building sets: 345Bathtub or shower enclosures: 344
Nonelectric toothbrushes: 343Umbrellas: 341
Razors or shavers: 341Christmas tree lights: 339
Gas or LP grills or stoves: 332Badminton: 331
Mountain climbing: 329Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 328
Electrical wire or wiring systems: 326Glass bathtub or shower enclosures: 325
Towel racks or bars: 320Flashlights or battery-powered lanterns: 316
Bars and bar accessories: 307Lubricants: 303
Washing machines: 301Licensed two-wheeled motor vehicles: 300
Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 300Art supplies or equipment: 297
Tape recorders or players: 295Nonbaby mattresses: 293
Other furnaces: 292Tree stands: 291
Gas or LP heaters: 289Towels or cloths: 286
Lighting equipment: 282Hand saws: 280
Cigarette or pipe lighters: 280Fire extinguishers: 277
Portable electric heaters: 277Sewing machines or accessories: 275
Recording tapes: 274Batons: 270
Metal cookware: 263Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 261
Convertible beds, hideaway beds or sofa beds: 260Awls, chisels or planes: 257
Outdoor patio heaters or firepits: 255Air compressors: 254
Car seats: 248Sleeping bags: 247
Water heaters: 246Sprayers: 246
Nonelectric blankets: 245Slingshots or sling-propelled toys: 244
Manual filing or sanding tools: 243Nonmetal cookware: 237
Automatic doors: 233Hypodermic needles or syringes: 230
Cribs: 229Mobile/manufactured homes: 227
Portable food or beverage coolers: 226Charcoal: 224
Generators or power plants: 222Extension cords: 221
Water polo: 220Lighters: 211
Children's play tents, play tunnels or other enclosures: 210Heavy-duty workshop staplers: 210
Ironing boards or covers: 208Chemicals: 208
Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 208Fuel oils: 207
Dishwashers: 205Inflatable furniture: 202
Photographic equipment: 199Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 197
Freezers: 190Motorized vehicles: 189
Gas fumes or gas vapors of unknown origin: 188Ice makers: 187
Panelboards, circuit breakers, ground fault circuit interrupters: 187Plastic wrapping products: 184
Roller hockey: 184Portable circular power saws: 183
Electric toy racing cars or accessories: 181Sheets or pillowcases: 181
Clothes dryers: 181Futons: 179
Tractors: 178Fireplace equipment: 177
Ear protection devices: 176Power saws: 176
Storm windows: 172Powered riding toys: 172
Food processors: 172Pressurized containers: 172
Shuffleboard: 172Other portable or stationary power tools: 170
Boats and boating: 170Extension or straight ladders: 169
Fencing: 167Seasonal decorations: 167
Tablet or capsule drugs: 166Hair clippers and trimmers: 164
Other containers: 163Toolboxes or tool kits: 162
Paper cutters: 162Power drills or accessories: 156
Footlockers: 156Eye protection devices: 154
Propane, LP or butane gas tanks or fittings: 154Electric heaters: 153
Electric mixers: 152Tombstones or grave markers: 151
Blocks, stacking toys or pull toys: 151Bedspreads, throws or comforters: 150
Dry ice: 146Skeet shooting: 146
Other furniture: 145Other drugs or medications: 144
Electric lighting equipment: 144Laundry hampers: 143
Carbon monoxide detectors: 141Paint or varnish thinners: 140
Windshield wiper fluids: 140Oil furnaces: 139
Manual lawn trimmers or edgers: 139Workshop grinders, buffers, or polishers: 139
Cots: 135Thermal or sound insulation materials: 133
Toy guns with projectiles: 130Liquid drugs: 127
Hot plates: 124Room deodorizers or fresheners: 122
Manual hedge trimmers: 120Lighter fluids: 120
Other sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 119Darts: 118
Wheeled riding toys, unpowered: 118Nail guns or stud drivers: 118
Unicycles: 117Musical instruments, electric or battery operated: 113
Trays: 113Baby walkers or jumpers: 113
Toy caps, cap toys or cap guns: 111Artificial flowers or plants: 110
Tarpaulins: 110Stationary power drills and accessories: 110
Thermostats: 106Kerosene or oil heaters: 105
Costumes or masks: 104Flotation toys: 102
Ceramics supplies or equipment: 102Fertilizers and other chemicals for outdoor use: 101
Food skewers: 101Can openers: 100
Wigs, falls or hairpieces: 100Magazine racks or book ends: 98
Fabric treatment products: 97Chimneys: 95
Leaf blowers: 95Snow throwers/blowers: 95
Trash compactors: 95Toy bows or arrows: 93
Rotary power lawn mowers: 92Aspirin substitutes: 92
Fire or smoke alarms: 91Automotive chemicals: 91
Electric baseboard heaters: 91Nightwear: 90
Garden tractors: 90Music boxes or chimes: 90
Detergents: 89Lunch boxes or pails: 87
Electric grills: 87Coffee makers or teapots: 87
Safes: 86Pumps: 85
Kerosene: 85Toboggans: 85
Manual pruning or trimming equipment: 85Gasoline cans: 85
Telescopes, binoculars, microscopes or magnifying glasses: 85Stepladders: 85
Power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 85Guns: 84
Electric deep fryers: 84Gas ranges or ovens: 83
High chairs: 81Laser pointers: 80
Electric scissors: 80Abrasive cleaners: 75
Automotive tools or accessories: 75Coaxial Cable: 75
Outdoor awnings or shutters: 75Cutting torches: 75
Fuel multi-purpose lighters: 75Other guns or firearms: 72
Other grills or stoves: 71Other bedding: 70
Gun powder or ammunition: 70Automotive waxes, polishes or cleaners: 70
Electric combs: 70Other power garden tools: 70
Crib mobiles or crib gyms: 70Ashtrays, electric or battery operated: 70
Electric frying pans and skillets: 70Electric waffle irons: 70
Utility vehicles: 70Unpowered coffee makers or teapots: 70
Ice picks: 70Outdoor antennas: 70
Butane or LP gas meters: 70Fire escape devices: 70
Jigsaws: 70Filters: 70
Water toys: 69Business and office machines: 68
Chemistry sets or science kits: 67Contact lenses: 66
Nonelectric can openers: 61Caustics: 61
Molding compounds: 60Other clothing: 51
Vises or workshop clamps: 50Humidifiers: 46
Other antennas: 41Food grinders: 40
Paint or varnish removers, paintbrush cleaners: 40Snow disks: 40
Internal combustion engines: 36Painting equipment, powered: 36
Wood paneling and particleboard: 35Thermometers: 35
Power lathes: 34Power jointers: 34
Artificial Christmas trees: 31Boilers: 31
Aluminum foil wrapping products: 31Waterbeds or water pillows: 31
Playpens: 31Window or door security barriers: 30
Pine oil cleaning and disinfectant preparations: 30Antihistamines: 27
Drain cleaners: 27Solid room deodorizers or fresheners: 26
Illegal drugs: 26Trains: 26
Unpowered models or parts: 21Bread making machines: 21
Fuel-burning lighting equipment: 20Hair dryers: 20
Dishwashing liquid: 20Toilet bowl products: 20
Matches: 20Safety pins: 17
Diapers: 17Power tillers or cultivators: 15
Faucet water heaters: 15Shoelace fasteners: 15
Electric Christmas decorations: 15Oven cleaners: 15
Bath or facial brushes: 15Electric ranges or ovens: 15
Artificial turf: 15Canning jars or lids: 15
Scales: 15Burglar alarms: 15
Massage devices or vibrators: 15Fuel storage tanks: 15
Plant foods or fertilizers for potted plants: 15Electric heating pads: 15
Knife sharpeners: 15Animal traps: 15
Fabrics: 15Heating or cooling comfort packs: 15
Turpentine: 15Baby bouncer seats: 15
Food warmers: 15Gas-burning fireplaces: 15
Other electric lighting equipment: 15Furniture polishes or waxes: 15
Hair grooming equipment or accessories: 15Pedal-powered adult vehicles: 15
Baby changing tables: 12Gas furnaces: 11
Pressure cookers or canners: 11Outdoor electric lighting equipment: 11
Vaporizers: 11Bedding: 11
Toy weapons: 10Spot removers or cleaning fluids: 10
Projectors: 6Chafing dishes or fondue pots: 6
Paper bags: 6Amateur two-way radios: 6
Dyes: 6Attachable high chairs: 6
Pacifiers or teething rings: 6Heat tapes, electric: 6
Juicers: 6Other baby carriers: 6
Power leaf mulchers and grinders: 6Pesticides: 6
Portable baby swings: 6Party favors: 6
Workshop compounds or chemicals: 5School laboratory chemicals: 5
Battery chargers: 5Night-lights: 5
Slow cookers: 5Liniments or rubbing compounds: 5
Cisterns, cesspools or septic tanks: 5Toasters: 5
Croquet: 5Doorstops: 5
Wood burning fireplaces: 5Metal polishes, tarnish removers or preventatives: 5
Industrial equipment: 5Wooden matches: 5
Seed and fertilizer spreaders: 5Other manual pruning or trimming equipment: 5
Stilts: 5Pull-down or folding stairs: 5

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