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Accidents - 6-15 years old - Year 2008 - Face


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 248,842
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Bicycles or accessories: 23,725Baseball: 19,607
Basketball: 11,042Floors or flooring materials: 9,238
Football: 8,911Tables: 7,471
Ceilings and walls: 6,433Stairs or steps: 5,959
Doors: 5,456Softball: 5,388
Beds or bedframes: 5,124Skateboards: 4,820
Soccer: 4,616Poles: 4,535
Chairs: 4,261Trampolines: 3,886
Other toys: 3,736Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 3,423
Bathtubs or showers: 3,354Scooters, unpowered: 3,320
Golf: 3,164Swimming pools: 3,109
Swings or swing sets: 3,081Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 3,060
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 2,616All-terrain vehicles: 2,582
Fences or fence posts: 2,534Ice skating: 2,058
Hockey: 1,805Swimming: 1,512
Slides or sliding boards: 1,454Sports and recreational activity: 1,445
Bleachers: 1,361Counters or countertops: 1,339
Sleds: 1,313Wrestling: 1,232
Bunk beds: 1,217Pens and pencils: 1,178
Footwear: 1,176Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 1,130
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 1,106Benches: 1,076
Fishing: 1,071Built-in swimming pools: 1,030
Motor vehicles or parts: 960Tennis: 931
Playground equipment: 929Snow boarding: 918
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 885Volleyball: 834
Cheerleading: 826Eyeglasses: 794
Manual cleaning equipment: 794Pipes: 786
Other playground equipment: 778Doorsills or frames: 774
Handrails, railings or banisters: 761Lacrosse: 756
Jewelry: 741Metal containers: 741
Weight lifting: 713Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 694
Animal induced injury: 688Cabinet or door hardware: 683
Sinks: 682Flying toys: 681
Ball sports: 680Horseback riding: 676
Ice hockey: 634Exercise equipment: 631
Toilets: 619Diving or diving boards: 611
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 599Other ball sports: 583
Water slides: 581Snow skiing: 561
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 539In-line skating: 536
Televisions: 528Decorative yard equipment: 528
Ladders: 527Tableware and accessories: 514
Other unpowered garden tools: 492Hammers: 477
Toy sports equipment: 469Seesaws or teeterboards: 463
Fans: 459Manual snow or ice removal tools: 456
Book bags or back carriers: 451Windowsills or frames: 443
Field hockey: 439Golf carts: 423
Computers: 422Exercise: 419
Furniture: 419Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 418
Surfing: 408Scooters/skateboards, powered: 406
Amusement attractions: 344BBs or pellets: 342
Fireworks: 338Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 333
Television tables or stands: 333Other toy weapons: 326
Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 323Wagons: 323
Grills: 322Insect induced injuries: 318
Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 317Public equipment: 317
Lockers: 312Roller skating: 304
School equipment: 303Stools: 301
Plastic containers: 280Nonglass bottles or jars: 279
Day wear: 274Tools: 273
Pogo sticks: 270Hot water: 266
Gymnastics: 263Toy guns with projectiles: 258
Boxing: 255Swimming pool slides: 253
Containers: 250Toy boxes or chests: 247
Coins: 240Water skiing: 240
Table tennis: 239Gasoline: 237
Aerosol containers: 235Flatware: 234
Foods: 232Above-ground swimming pools: 231
Inflatable toys: 230Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 228
Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 226Personal protection devices: 223
Rugs or carpets: 214Kitchen gadgets: 213
Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 210Radiators: 206
Clothing accessories: 205Dancing: 201
Other toy guns: 201Street hockey: 190
Pet supplies: 184Drinking glasses: 181
Treehouses or playhouses: 181Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 180
Water tubing: 180Buckets or pails: 178
Other fireplaces: 176Chains: 176
Glass bottles or jars: 175Plants, trees and shrubs: 173
Sleeping bags: 168Go-carts: 167
Umbrellas: 166Crutches, canes or walkers: 164
Rope or string: 163Paper products: 163
Blankets: 162Clothing irons: 161
Bottles or jars: 161Drinking fountains: 159
Laundry baskets: 158Gas or LP grills or stoves: 158
Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 158Billiards or pool: 153
Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 151Martial arts: 150
Snowmobiles: 150Building sets: 148
Archery: 146Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 146
Futons: 146Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 142
Faucets or spigots: 140Tetherball: 134
Knives: 134Vending machines: 131
Oven cleaners: 131Mirrors or mirror glass: 127
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 124Aquariums or accessories: 124
Desk supplies: 116Crayons or chalk: 115
Combs or hairbrushes: 114Soaps: 112
Razors or shavers: 110Metal cookware: 108
Washing machines: 108Telephones or telephone accessories: 106
Stretch cords or stretch straps: 106Scissors: 105
Eye protection devices: 103Barstools or kitchen stools: 103
Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 100Cookware: 97
Remote control, universal or not stated: 94Power lawn mowers: 93
Riding toys: 93Mattresses: 93
Hammocks: 93Refrigerators: 93
Track and field: 91Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 90
Cords, electrical: 88Other ranges or ovens: 87
Chair, recliner: 87Built-in fireplaces: 87
Step stools: 86House repair or construction materials: 86
School laboratory chemicals: 81Outdoor awnings or shutters: 81
Grocery or shopping carts: 81Flashlights or battery-powered lanterns: 81
Floor lamps or table lamps: 81Sewing basket articles: 80
Rug shampooers: 80Adhesives: 80
Chair, rocking: 80Trays: 80
Christmas tree lights: 80Vacuum cleaners: 79
Drills: 79Bowling: 79
Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 78Wading pools: 78
Croquet: 78Baby walkers or jumpers: 78
Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 78Powered riding toys: 78
Nonelectric razors or shavers: 78Toy guns: 75
Footlockers: 75Telescopes, binoculars, microscopes or magnifying glasses: 75
General purpose household cleaners: 75Bench or table saws: 75
Electrical outlets or receptacles: 75Carts: 74
Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 74Baby strollers: 74
Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 74Sprayers: 74
Tricycles: 73Electric motors: 73
Scuba diving: 71Nail guns or stud drivers: 71
Other specified plastic products: 71Pruning or trimming equipment: 71
Water polo: 71Plastic bags: 71
Children's play tents, play tunnels or other enclosures: 71Gun powder or ammunition: 71
Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 71Automatic doors: 71
Pillows: 70Tool sheds: 66
Baby bottles or nipples: 66Fuel oils: 66
Badminton: 61Balloons: 59
Marbles: 59Log splitters: 59
Elevators or other lifts: 59Kerosene: 59
Ironing boards or covers: 59Other electric lighting equipment: 59
Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 59Freezers: 55
Air conditioners: 53Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 51
Bags: 50Wheelchairs: 49
Skating: 48Minibikes, powered: 46
Bed rails: 44Sheets or pillowcases: 43
Electrical wire or wiring systems: 40Boats and boating: 40
Bathtub or shower enclosures: 40Lawn mowers: 36
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 36Hatchets or axes: 36
Wire: 36Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 34
Microwave ovens: 34Batteries: 30
Extension cords: 30Dune buggies/beach buggies: 30
Screwdrivers: 30Handball: 29
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 29Escalators: 29
Cardboard products: 28Heaters or heating systems: 28
Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 27Fire extinguishers: 22
Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 21Other glass bottles or jars: 21
Batons: 21Clothing: 21
Snow tubing: 21Blocks, stacking toys or pull toys: 21
Cosmetics: 21Medical equipment, general: 19
Heavy-duty workshop staplers: 15Heat pumps: 15
Chemicals: 15Dehumidifiers: 15
Electric Christmas decorations: 15Doorstops: 15
Luggage: 14Pressurized containers: 14
Baby gates or barriers: 14Garage doors: 14
Coal or wood-burning stoves: 14Keys, key rings or key chains: 14
Glass soft drink bottles: 14Watches: 14
Filters: 14Toolboxes or tool kits: 14
Power drills or accessories: 14Nonelectric blankets: 14
Pressure cookers or canners: 14Mobile/manufactured homes: 14
Swimming pool equipment: 14Other manual workshop tools: 14
Charcoal: 14Bars and bar accessories: 14
Gas or LP heaters: 14Christmas tree stands or supports: 14
Clothes dryers: 14Wooden containers: 14
Lighters: 14Camping equipment: 14
Tractors: 14Hot tubs or home spas: 14
Automotive tools or accessories: 14Antifreeze: 14
Outerwear: 14Manual scissors: 13
Laundry soaps or detergents: 13Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 13
Clocks: 13Art and ceramic supplies or equipment: 13
Rugby: 13Other containers: 13
Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 13Other grills or stoves: 13
Radios: 6Ramps or landings: 6
Other sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 6Beach chairs or folding chairs: 6
Generators or power plants: 6Horseshoes: 6
Safety pins: 6First aid equipment: 6
Drinking straws: 6Laundry hampers: 6
Lighting equipment: 6Oral hygiene products: 6
Baby bouncer seats: 6Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 6
Fireplace equipment: 6General home or room involvement in fires: 6
Liniments or rubbing compounds: 6Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 6
Portable power drills and accessories: 6Tapes: 6
Can openers: 6Lighter fluids: 6
Costumes or masks: 6

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