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Accidents - 6-15 years old - Year 2008 - Upper Arm


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 24,024
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Accidents - Race


Football: 3,054Bicycles or accessories: 1,892
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 1,628Skateboards: 1,092
Trampolines: 776Basketball: 758
Baseball: 736Swings or swing sets: 674
All-terrain vehicles: 662Soccer: 608
Fences or fence posts: 575Snow boarding: 505
Slides or sliding boards: 477Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 460
Gymnastics: 444Horseback riding: 432
Snow skiing: 419Go-carts: 357
Floors or flooring materials: 327Scooters, unpowered: 267
Softball: 264Sleds: 264
Stairs or steps: 257Cheerleading: 242
Playground equipment: 236Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 231
Beds or bedframes: 230Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 221
Pens and pencils: 196Sports and recreational activity: 188
Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 185Weight lifting: 174
Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 165Water slides: 162
Chairs: 158Bathtubs or showers: 150
Fishing: 138Hot water: 132
Other playground equipment: 121Counters or countertops: 109
Roller skating: 109Hockey: 109
Ice hockey: 107Exercise: 101
Tables: 100Amusement attractions: 100
Doors: 97Handrails, railings or banisters: 96
Wrestling: 96Clothing irons: 93
Animal induced injury: 93Pet supplies: 89
Other toys: 87Lacrosse: 87
In-line skating: 87Tetherball: 87
Poles: 87Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 86
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 86Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 81
Martial arts: 80Light bulbs: 79
Log splitters: 75First aid equipment: 75
Book bags or back carriers: 75Golf carts: 73
Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 73Electric frying pans and skillets: 71
Doorsills or frames: 71Skating: 71
Cookware: 71Tableware and accessories: 71
Computers: 66Safety pins: 59
Other ball sports: 59Cords, electrical: 59
Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 59Aquariums or accessories: 58
Bottles or jars: 55Bunk beds: 51
Water tubing: 40Exercise equipment: 32
Swimming: 30Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 30
Fireworks: 30Water skiing: 29
BBs or pellets: 21Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 21
Motor vehicles or parts: 21Treehouses or playhouses: 21
Stools: 21Bleachers: 21
Footwear: 15General home or room involvement in fires: 15
House repair or construction materials: 15Knives with replaceable blades: 15
Ice skating: 15Furniture: 15
Flying toys: 15Lighters: 15
Windowsills or frames: 14Foods: 14
Containers: 14Wagons: 14
Blankets: 14Tennis: 14
Rugs or carpets: 14Volleyball: 14
Mirrors or mirror glass: 14Mattresses: 14
Pillows: 14Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 14
Built-in fireplaces: 14Baby gates or barriers: 13
Ceilings and walls: 13Bags: 6
Televisions: 6Grills: 6
Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 6Hand saws: 6
Coaxial Cable: 6Floor lamps or table lamps: 6
Inflatable toys: 6Day wear: 6
Riding toys: 6Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 6
Track and field: 6Pipes: 6
Roller hockey: 6Insect induced injuries: 6
Sinks: 6Grocery or shopping carts: 6
Razors or shavers: 6Ladders: 6

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