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Accidents - 50+ years old - Year 2006 - Elbow


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 49,838
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Floors or flooring materials: 8,400Stairs or steps: 5,827
Chairs: 2,868Bicycles or accessories: 2,653
Beds or bedframes: 2,316Tables: 1,496
Doors: 1,253Ladders: 1,121
Crutches, canes or walkers: 1,085Ceilings and walls: 996
Rugs or carpets: 950Golf: 824
Bathtubs or showers: 787Footwear: 751
Wheelchairs: 747Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 727
Containers: 668Toilets: 572
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 553Counters or countertops: 467
Exercise: 446Doorsills or frames: 405
Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 352Fences or fence posts: 346
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 336Built-in swimming pools: 262
Elevators or other lifts: 249House repair or construction materials: 233
Bags: 228Fishing: 219
Riding power lawn mowers: 217Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 213
Luggage: 205Softball: 204
Handrails, railings or banisters: 202Stools: 189
Weight lifting: 181Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 177
Wire: 168Foods: 166
Soccer: 166Motor vehicles or parts: 163
Grocery or shopping carts: 163All-terrain vehicles: 161
Benches: 159Pipes: 158
Horseback riding: 154Furniture: 150
Tennis: 148Cords, electrical: 148
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 146Manual snow or ice removal tools: 146
Step stools: 146Tractors: 142
Mobile/manufactured homes: 139Motorized vehicles: 133
Other unpowered garden tools: 131Swings or swing sets: 131
Day wear: 131Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 127
Carts: 126Escalators: 121
Vacuum cleaners: 119Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 117
Other toys: 106Exercise equipment: 105
Manual cleaning equipment: 104Lawn mowers: 103
Baseball: 102Washing machines: 102
Alcohol: 95Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 88
Eyeglasses: 86Radiators: 86
Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 86Glass bottles or jars: 86
Baby gates or barriers: 86Swimming pool equipment: 86
Paper products: 86Scooters/skateboards, powered: 86
Sinks: 86Pet supplies: 86
Refrigerators: 86BBs or pellets: 79
Nightwear: 79Musical instruments, electric or battery operated: 79
Christmas decorations: 79Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 79
Fuel storage tanks: 79Swimming: 75
Wood paneling and particleboard: 73Dishwashers: 73
Knives: 73Bench or table saws: 73
Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 73Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 73
Leaf blowers: 73Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 73
Cardboard products: 73Other containers: 73
Mirrors or mirror glass: 73Bottles or jars: 71
Tree stands: 71Electric heating pads: 71
Light bulbs: 71Nail guns or stud drivers: 71
Decorative yard equipment: 71Tableware and accessories: 71
Awls, chisels or planes: 71Medical equipment, general: 71
Horseshoes: 71Electrical outlets or receptacles: 71
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 71Other playground equipment: 71
Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 71Tool sheds: 71
Power jointers: 71Stretch cords or stretch straps: 71
Power tillers or cultivators: 71Multi-purpose lighters: 71
Toolboxes or tool kits: 71Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 61
Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 59Batteries: 59
Laundry soaps or detergents: 59Bed rails: 59
Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 59Sports and recreational activity: 59
In-line skating: 59Bowling: 59
Cabinet or door hardware: 59Other furniture: 59
Golf carts: 59Generators or power plants: 59
Christmas tree lights: 59Ice skating: 46
Animal induced injury: 46Ramps or landings: 45
Extension or straight ladders: 45Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 43
Skateboards: 43Football: 40
Trampolines: 40Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 30
Vending machines: 30Telephones or telephone accessories: 30
Basketball: 30Buckets or pails: 30
Computers: 15Dancing: 15
Snow skiing: 15Drinking glasses: 15
Slicers and choppers: 15Laundry baskets: 15
Clothes dryers: 15Power lawn mowers: 15
Bathtub or shower enclosures: 15Swimming pools: 15
Sheets or pillowcases: 15Mountain climbing: 15
Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 15Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 15
Martial arts: 15Televisions: 15
Metal containers: 15Other manual workshop tools: 15
Saws: 15Hammers: 15
Hatchets or axes: 15Blankets: 15
Pumps: 15Extension cords: 15
Cookware: 14Roller hockey: 14
Towel racks or bars: 14Garage doors: 14

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