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Accidents - 50+ years old - Year 2001 - Foot


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 94,065
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Stairs or steps: 14,960Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 11,727
Footwear: 4,222Floors or flooring materials: 3,277
Ladders: 3,251Chairs: 3,134
Beds: 2,230Swimming: 2,050
Exercise: 1,919Doors: 1,806
Drinking glasses: 1,473Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 1,406
Pins and needles: 1,342House repair or construction materials: 1,319
Hot water: 1,315Rugs or carpets: 1,261
Tables: 1,240Wheelchairs: 1,216
Knives: 1,059Bathtubs or showers: 1,046
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 955Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 939
Crutches, canes or walkers: 822Golf: 791
Exercise equipment: 700Metal containers: 665
Tableware and accessories: 629Tennis: 605
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 582Pipes: 580
Fishing: 573Day wear: 558
Fences or fence posts: 558Bottles or jars: 540
Cookware: 532Ceilings and walls: 493
Stools: 479Containers: 471
Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 453Telephones or telephone accessories: 420
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 406Furniture: 397
Other unpowered garden tools: 382Basketball: 363
Televisions: 356Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 356
Escalators: 336Washing machines: 333
Weight lifting: 315Stepladders: 310
Grocery or shopping carts: 296Bicycles or accessories: 277
Hammers: 257Decorative yard equipment: 257
Vacuum cleaners: 250Step stools: 246
Buckets or pails: 244Lawn mowers: 244
Toilets: 239Bedsprings or bedframes: 238
Doorsills or frames: 237Metal cookware: 236
Dancing: 229Recliner chairs: 227
Glass bottles or jars: 216Other glass bottles or jars: 211
Electrical wire or wiring systems: 209Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 203
Chain saws: 201Other toys: 198
Scaffolding: 188Refrigerators: 187
Windows or window glass: 186Other stools: 182
Pet supplies: 172Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 169
Mirrors or mirror glass: 160Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 160
Benches: 160Swimming pools: 160
Other ladders: 156Heavy-duty workshop staplers: 150
Nonelectric razors or shavers: 150Riding power lawn mowers: 149
Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 145Elevators or other lifts: 144
Kitchen mixing bowls, canisters or similar containers: 143Ironing boards or covers: 143
Paper products: 143Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 143
Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 143Garage doors: 138
Plastic products: 138Carts: 136
Grills: 133Razors or shavers: 133
Snow skiing: 133Other Irons: 127
Counters or countertops: 123Screwdrivers: 122
Trays: 119Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 117
Radiators: 111Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 111
Knives with replaceable blades: 110Scissors: 110
Chains: 105Power tillers or cultivators: 105
Manicuring devices: 102Horseback riding: 100
Blankets: 94Scooters/skateboards, powered: 93
Soccer: 93Scooters, unpowered: 93
Windowsills or frames: 93Book bags or back carriers: 93
Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 93Baseball: 85
Wood paneling and particleboard: 85Softball: 85
Golf carts: 83Ramps or landings: 83
Magazine racks or book ends: 83Aerosol containers: 83
Nonglass doors: 83Doorstops: 83
Rocking chairs: 83Pillows: 83
Camping equipment: 83Bags: 77
Volleyball: 77Clothing accessories: 77
Moving walks: 77Cigarette or pipe lighters: 77
Other glass doors: 76Tractors: 76
Business and office machines: 76Other ranges: 76
Animal traps: 76Computers: 76
Built-in swimming pools: 76Bedspreads, throws or comforters: 76
Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 76Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 76
Portable power drills and accessories: 76Power lawn mowers: 76
Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 76Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 72
Glass bathtub or shower enclosures: 68Tricycles: 68
Pull-down or folding stairs: 68Sprayers: 66
Poles: 66Footlockers: 66
Charcoal: 66Glass doors: 66
Bunk beds: 66Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 66
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 66Badminton: 66
Sleeping bags: 66Radios: 66
All-terrain vehicles: 66Ice crushers: 66
Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 66Reel power lawn mowers: 66
Pressure cookers or canners: 66Air compressors: 66
Garden tractors: 66Bowling: 66
Canning jars or lids: 66Power hedge trimmers: 66
Baby gates or barriers: 66Coffee makers or teapots: 61
Screen doors: 61Sewing basket articles: 55
Luggage: 55Saws: 55
Fans: 50Heaters or heating systems: 50
Tool sheds: 38Humidifiers: 38
Pens and pencils: 38Kerosene: 38
Christmas decorations: 33Manual cleaning equipment: 33
Beach chairs or folding chairs: 33Bleachers: 33
Handrails, railings or banisters: 33Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 33
Tarpaulins: 33Kitchen gadgets: 33
Microwave ovens: 16Other ovens: 16
Other fireplaces: 16Flying toys: 16
Surfing: 16Building sets: 16
Sleds: 16Sinks: 16
Light bulbs: 16Football: 16
Nonglass bottles or jars: 16Support garments and stockings, medical: 16
Glass soft drink bottles: 16Pruning or trimming equipment: 16
Baby strollers: 16Ball sports: 16
Fertilizers and other chemicals for outdoor use: 16Oven cleaners: 16
Clothing: 16Ice skating: 16
Detergents: 16Paint or varnish removers, paintbrush cleaners: 16
Bleaches: 16Coins: 16
Tools: 16Tape recorders or players: 16
Batteries: 16Sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 16
Tombstones or grave markers: 16Photographic equipment: 16
Power drills or accessories: 16Nonmetal cookware: 16
Wire: 16Storm doors with glass panels: 16
Upholstered recliner chairs: 16Laundry baskets: 16
Storm windows: 16Toolboxes or tool kits: 16
Hockey: 16Electric heating pads: 16
Flatware: 16Other plastic products: 16
Fire escape devices: 16Sheets or pillowcases: 16
Electric brooms: 16Safes: 16
Electric blenders: 16Futons: 16
Floor lamps or table lamps: 16Electric frying pans and skillets: 16
Freezers: 16Extension cords: 16
Other heaters or heating systems: 16Convertible beds, hideaway beds or sofa beds: 16
General home or room involvement in fires: 16

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