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Accidents - 50+ years old - Year 1999 - Eyeball


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 23,673
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Power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 1,308Lawn mowers: 1,117
Saws: 764Bleaches: 725
Eyeglasses: 694Pruning or trimming equipment: 618
Adhesives: 599Welding equipment: 568
General purpose household cleaners: 445Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 362
Chain saws: 344Swimming pool chemicals: 334
Combs or hairbrushes: 330Tennis: 316
Beds: 303Stairs or steps: 295
Other unpowered garden tools: 290Chemicals: 289
Manual cleaning equipment: 287Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 284
Containers: 275Light bulbs: 266
Drinking glasses: 262Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 241
Ceilings and walls: 229Paper products: 229
Golf: 225House repair or construction materials: 223
Eye protection devices: 206Hammers: 206
Towels or cloths: 189Thermal or sound insulation materials: 180
Fences or fence posts: 174Baseball: 173
Power saws: 171Batteries: 168
Power lawn mowers: 165Acids: 162
Floors or flooring materials: 161Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 156
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 149Furniture: 147
Doors: 146Windows or window glass: 146
Aerosol containers: 142Swimming pools: 142
Bench or table saws: 139Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 139
Other portable or stationary power tools: 137Cabinet or door hardware: 137
Sinks: 137Portable power drills and accessories: 133
Bottles or jars: 124Bathtubs or showers: 122
Paint or varnish thinners: 120Stretch cords or stretch straps: 119
Toilet bowl products: 119Brushcutters, powered: 117
Knives: 115Garage doors: 114
Chairs: 111Drain cleaners: 107
Tables: 107Other toys: 107
Drills: 106Cardboard products: 106
Ammonia, household: 106Fans: 106
Swimming: 103Portable circular power saws: 102
Spot removers or cleaning fluids: 101Towel racks or bars: 100
Bags: 100Matches: 100
Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 100Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 97
Leaf blowers: 95Laundry soaps or detergents: 94
Dyes: 93Computers: 88
Hatchets or axes: 86Fishing: 85
Riding power lawn mowers: 84Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 84
Screen doors: 82Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 82
Power sanders: 82Tableware and accessories: 80
Tarpaulins: 80Kitchen gadgets: 80
Jewelry: 80Sports and recreational activity: 80
Painting equipment, powered: 76Built-in swimming pools: 76
Floor lamps or table lamps: 76Snow throwers or blowers: 76
Television tables or stands: 76Soccer: 76
Radiators: 76Sheets or pillowcases: 76
Pillows: 74Hair dryers: 71
Automotive waxes, polishes or cleaners: 71Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 71
Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 71Clothing: 71
Scissors: 71Softball: 71
Fuel oils: 71Screwdrivers: 68
Other fireplaces: 68Pumps: 66
Hot tubs or home spas: 66Power hedge trimmers: 66
First aid equipment: 66Plastic panels for doors or windows: 66
Power drills or accessories: 66Soldering equipment: 66
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 66Hand saws: 66
Christmas decorations: 66Lubricants: 66
Sleeping bags: 66Fertilizers and other chemicals for outdoor use: 66
Refrigerators: 66Other ranges: 66
Televisions: 57Personal protection devices: 52
Gasoline: 41Lighting equipment: 41
Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 41Shoe polishes: 40
Oven cleaners: 40Paint or varnish removers, paintbrush cleaners: 36
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 36Electrical testing equipment: 35
Electric welding equipment: 35Bicycles or accessories: 35
Dishwashers: 35Wheelchairs: 35
Plastic bags: 35Pipes: 18
Vacuum cleaners: 18Soaps: 18
Plastic wrapping products: 18Other electric lighting equipment: 18
Power routers: 18Manual scissors: 18
Grills: 18Vises or workshop clamps: 18
Exercise equipment: 18Exercise: 18
Blocks, stacking toys or pull toys: 18Crutches, canes or walkers: 18
Other furnaces: 17Dishwashing liquid: 17
Tools: 17Other manual workshop tools: 17
Glass bottles or jars: 17Cutting torches: 17
Portable power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 17Hot water: 17
Basketball: 17Manual filing or sanding tools: 17
Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 17Clothing accessories: 17
Desk supplies: 17Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 17
Garden sprayers: 17Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 17
Telephones or telephone accessories: 17Fuel-burning lighting equipment: 17
Tractors: 17Heavy-duty workshop staplers: 17
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 17Air conditioners: 17
Wire: 17

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