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Accidents - 6-15 years old - Year 2009 - Head


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 352,658
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Bicycles or accessories: 31,637Football: 27,380
Floors or flooring materials: 19,944Basketball: 16,104
Baseball: 12,521Ceilings and walls: 12,218
Soccer: 10,658Stairs or steps: 10,593
Tables: 8,882Beds or bedframes: 8,298
Skateboards: 8,154Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 7,305
Chairs: 6,413Swings or swing sets: 6,298
Doors: 5,610Swimming pools: 5,375
Softball: 5,329Poles: 5,099
All-terrain vehicles: 4,415Bathtubs or showers: 4,228
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 4,014Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 3,946
Sports and recreational activity: 3,909Scooters, unpowered: 3,720
Trampolines: 3,660Horseback riding: 3,378
Slides or sliding boards: 3,254Sleds: 3,209
Bunk beds: 3,098Golf: 2,628
Fences or fence posts: 2,491Other ball sports: 2,317
Ice skating: 2,263Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 2,261
Other toys: 2,225Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 2,168
Cheerleading: 2,141Hockey: 2,126
Bleachers: 2,074Snow skiing: 1,979
Wrestling: 1,947Televisions: 1,855
Roller skating: 1,832Ice hockey: 1,816
Other playground equipment: 1,731Benches: 1,681
Playground equipment: 1,664Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 1,562
Handrails, railings or banisters: 1,528Snow boarding: 1,500
Golf carts: 1,455Gymnastics: 1,440
Counters or countertops: 1,437Doorsills or frames: 1,389
Fishing: 1,296Exercise equipment: 1,287
Volleyball: 1,270Lacrosse: 1,225
Weight lifting: 1,160Exercise: 1,023
Amusement attractions: 1,012Water slides: 988
Windowsills or frames: 979Swimming: 960
Built-in swimming pools: 955Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 910
Sinks: 895Lockers: 882
Hammers: 833Computers: 824
Pipes: 778Radiators: 774
Track and field: 756Toilets: 719
Footwear: 702Go-carts: 684
Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 681Ladders: 663
Diving or diving boards: 636Ball sports: 628
Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 620Dancing: 608
Rugs or carpets: 607Balls: 558
Book bags or back carriers: 555Scooters/skateboards, powered: 523
Hammocks: 490Water skiing: 488
Public equipment: 466Containers: 465
Wagons: 427Day wear: 424
Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 406Pet supplies: 404
In-line skating: 387Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 370
Grocery or shopping carts: 362Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 355
Water tubing: 352Other unpowered garden tools: 335
Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 329Rope or string: 326
Tennis: 324Manual cleaning equipment: 318
Metal containers: 309Television tables or stands: 308
Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 303Furniture: 303
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 300Martial arts: 300
Cabinet or door hardware: 299Other fireplaces: 293
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 289Fans: 272
Bottles or jars: 266Stools: 266
House repair or construction materials: 253Air conditioners: 249
Surfing: 242Nonglass bottles or jars: 238
Field hockey: 235BBs or pellets: 234
Telephones or telephone accessories: 232Wheeled riding toys, unpowered: 232
Knives: 231Swimming pool equipment: 231
Chair, rocking: 230Aquariums or accessories: 228
Luggage: 227Swimming pool slides: 225
Automatic doors: 224Pogo sticks: 222
Faucets or spigots: 220Toolboxes or tool kits: 219
Flying toys: 218Boxing: 218
Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 218Toy sports equipment: 217
Pens and pencils: 215Wooden containers: 214
School equipment: 211Street hockey: 205
Wheelchairs: 201Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 189
Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 189Refrigerators: 188
Mattresses: 182Floor lamps or table lamps: 182
Above-ground swimming pools: 181Tableware and accessories: 179
Freezers: 178Toy boxes or chests: 176
Fire extinguishers: 176Flashlights or battery-powered lanterns: 172
Bowling: 172Treehouses or playhouses: 171
Other toy guns: 168Vacuum cleaners: 159
Handball: 152Jewelry: 152
Barstools or kitchen stools: 152Decorative yard equipment: 151
Pull-down or folding stairs: 151Snowmobiles: 150
Desk supplies: 147Mountain climbing: 146
Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 144Hatchets or axes: 141
Tree stands: 141Drinking glasses: 129
Table tennis: 124Built-in fireplaces: 123
Clothing irons: 121Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 120
Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 119Baby gates or barriers: 112
Buckets or pails: 109Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 107
Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 107Riding power lawn mowers: 107
Clocks: 107Pillows: 106
Tetherball: 106Blankets: 105
Billiards or pool: 105Snow tubing: 100
Carts: 100Portable swimming pools: 99
Seesaws or teeterboards: 98Mirrors or mirror glass: 98
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 94Outerwear: 94
Decorative water features: 94Ramps or landings: 92
Vending machines: 92Tricycles: 92
Combs or hairbrushes: 92Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 92
Window screens: 90Scales: 90
Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 87Skating: 86
Hot water: 86Sheets or pillowcases: 85
Cardboard products: 83Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 83
Stretch cords or stretch straps: 81Battery chargers: 81
Inflatable furniture: 81Drinking fountains: 81
Horseshoes: 81Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 77
Cookware: 76Remote control, universal or not stated: 76
Light bulbs: 76Heavy-duty workshop staplers: 76
Christmas decorations: 76Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 76
Water toys: 75Thermostats: 75
Fireplace equipment: 75Balloons: 74
Bars and bar accessories: 72Power lawn mowers: 70
Nonmetal cookware: 70Storm windows: 69
Dune buggies/beach buggies: 69Panelboards, circuit breakers, ground fault circuit interrupters: 69
Brick, stone or masonry chimneys: 69Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 69
Party favors: 69Outdoor awnings or shutters: 69
Other toy weapons: 68Children's play tents, play tunnels or other enclosures: 68
Roller hockey: 68Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 68
Aerosol containers: 68Plastic containers: 65
Camping equipment: 64Garage doors: 62
Eye protection devices: 62Batteries: 62
Toy weapons: 62Paper products: 62
Musical instruments, electric or battery operated: 62Washing machines: 62
Bags: 56Chair, recliner: 53
Beach chairs or folding chairs: 53Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 49
Vacuum containers: 46Tool sheds: 44
Clothing accessories: 42Hot tubs or home spas: 42
Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 37Playpens: 37
Grills: 37Lunch boxes or pails: 36
Rugby: 34Glass bottles or jars: 33
Kites or kite string: 32Fire or smoke alarms: 31
Eyeglasses: 30Futons: 30
Towel racks or bars: 30Escalators: 30
Hair clippers and trimmers: 27Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 24
Other ranges or ovens: 24Cribs: 24
Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 22Manual snow or ice removal tools: 21
Artificial turf: 21Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 21
Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 21Water polo: 21
Tape recorders or players: 21Inflatable toys: 21
Nonwheeled riding toys, unpowered: 21Scaffolding: 21
Trays: 21Baby strollers: 16
Minibikes, powered: 16Log splitters: 16
Slicers and choppers: 16Leaf blowers: 15
Potty chairs or training seats: 15Toboggans: 15
Lighters: 15Other containers: 15
Towels or cloths: 15Portable food or beverage coolers: 15
Wire: 15Glass bathtub or shower enclosures: 15
Flotation toys: 15Darts: 15
Scissors: 15Kitchen mixing bowls, canisters or similar containers: 15
Nail guns or stud drivers: 15Electric lighting equipment: 15
Chains: 15Fuel-burning lighting equipment: 15
Microwave ovens: 15Electric mixers: 15
Cords, electrical: 15Riding toys: 15
Adhesives: 15Drain cleaners: 15
Swimming pool chemicals: 15Toy guns: 15
Building sets: 15Toy guns with projectiles: 15
Soaps: 15Chimneys: 15
Laundry baskets: 12Other sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 12
Electrical outlets or receptacles: 12Tools: 12
Other manual workshop tools: 12Powered riding toys: 12
Baby changing tables: 12Outdoor electric lighting equipment: 12
Plastic bags: 6Crutches, canes or walkers: 6
Wallpaper: 6Umbrellas: 6
Croquet: 6Workshop furnishings: 6
Stepladders: 6Bed rails: 6
Keys, key rings or key chains: 6Floor buffers or waxers: 6
Step stools: 6Nonelectric blankets: 6
Kitchen gadgets: 6Nonelectric toothbrushes: 6
Drills: 6Ironing boards or covers: 6
High chairs: 6Butane or LP gas meters: 6
Lighting equipment: 6Detergents: 6
Heaters or heating systems: 6Fencing: 6
Car seats: 6Clothespins: 6
Portable electric heaters: 6Blocks, stacking toys or pull toys: 6
Magazine racks or book ends: 6Rocketry sets: 6
Projectors: 6

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