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Accidents - 50+ years old - Year 1998 - Pubic Region


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 2,343
See also: Other years, Other age groups, Other body parts.

Accidents - Sex

Accidents - Race


Floors or flooring materials: 721Stairs or steps: 218
Ladders: 141Wheelchairs: 103
Beds: 102Workshop furnishings: 87
Tableware and accessories: 86First aid equipment: 75
Softball: 75Exercise: 74
Hair clippers and trimmers: 67Snow skiing: 67
Telephones or telephone accessories: 66Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 56
Exercise equipment: 56Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 38
Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 38Painting equipment, powered: 38
Chairs: 37Nonelectric razors or shavers: 37
Bedsprings or bedframes: 19Bathtubs or showers: 19
Toilets: 19Bicycles or accessories: 19
Rugs or carpets: 18Day wear: 18
Handrails, railings or banisters: 18Swimming: 18

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