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


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 28,833
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Bicycles or accessories: 3,439Football: 3,075
All-terrain vehicles: 1,051Fences or fence posts: 1,011
Knives: 964Soccer: 860
Hot water: 732Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 697
Skateboards: 639Stairs or steps: 556
Horseback riding: 528Pens and pencils: 497
Basketball: 416Sleds: 391
Trampolines: 390Baseball: 373
Tables: 349Scooters, unpowered: 328
Bunk beds: 326Motor vehicles or parts: 320
Exercise: 308Foods: 303
Cheerleading: 300Snow skiing: 288
Floors or flooring materials: 272Track and field: 268
Beds or bedframes: 257Other ball sports: 256
Aquariums or accessories: 238Sports and recreational activity: 229
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 228Swings or swing sets: 225
Benches: 221Tableware and accessories: 214
Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 211Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 197
Tennis: 181Hockey: 174
Roller skating: 166Other playground equipment: 164
Seesaws or teeterboards: 160Chairs: 159
Laundry soaps or detergents: 159Slides or sliding boards: 158
Playground equipment: 151Fishing: 149
Swimming pools: 147Snow boarding: 146
Counters or countertops: 145Water slides: 139
Day wear: 134Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 132
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 130Glass bottles or jars: 126
Doors: 125Ceilings and walls: 123
Animal induced injury: 120Bags: 116
Weight lifting: 109Dancing: 106
In-line skating: 100Ice skating: 100
Gymnastics: 99Bleachers: 97
Microwave ovens: 91Other toys: 91
Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 90Drinking glasses: 88
Flotation toys: 88Softball: 87
Garage doors: 87Windowsills or frames: 87
Knives with replaceable blades: 87Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 86
Wheelchairs: 81Chain saws: 80
Above-ground swimming pools: 80Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 78
Other glass bottles or jars: 78Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 75
Furniture: 75Extension or straight ladders: 75
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 75Ice hockey: 74
Minibikes, powered: 74Martial arts: 74
Nonelectric razors or shavers: 74Televisions: 73
Golf carts: 71Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 71
Badminton: 71Air conditioners: 71
Manual scissors: 71Swimming: 71
Nail guns or stud drivers: 71Mirrors or mirror glass: 71
Clothing accessories: 71Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 71
Manual cleaning equipment: 71Snowmobiles: 71
Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 66Other drugs or medications: 59
Exercise equipment: 59Power lawn mowers: 44
Poles: 43BBs or pellets: 42
Computers: 40Treehouses or playhouses: 36
Scissors: 36Crutches, canes or walkers: 35
Cookware: 30Panelboards, circuit breakers, ground fault circuit interrupters: 30
Wrestling: 30Lacrosse: 29
Amusement attractions: 29Bathtubs or showers: 27
Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 27Scooters/skateboards, powered: 27
Clothing irons: 27Swimming pool slides: 22
Insect induced injuries: 21Toilets: 21
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 15Diapers: 15
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 15Water tubing: 15
Containers: 15Ladders: 15
Tablet or capsule drugs: 15Other antennas: 15
Grocery or shopping carts: 14Heavy-duty workshop staplers: 14
Adhesives: 14Stools: 14
Metal containers: 14Light bulbs: 14
Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 14Tool sheds: 14
Snow tubing: 14Toy boxes or chests: 14
Go-carts: 13Pipes: 13
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 13Handrails, railings or banisters: 6
Skating: 6Soaps: 6
Fireworks: 6Plants, trees and shrubs: 6
Faucets or spigots: 6Horseshoes: 6
Flying toys: 6Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 6
Gasoline: 6Water skiing: 6
Heaters or heating systems: 6Car seats: 6
Cabinet or door hardware: 6Razors or shavers: 6
Ball sports: 6

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