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Accidents - 50+ years old - Year 2006 - Eyeball


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 35,517
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Workshop grinders, buffers, or polishers: 2,581Lawn mowers: 2,075
House repair or construction materials: 1,316Welding equipment: 1,023
Bleaches: 948Paper products: 883
Adhesives: 788Eyeglasses: 768
General purpose household cleaners: 691Plants, trees and shrubs: 668
Floors or flooring materials: 661Saws: 637
Golf: 618Beds or bedframes: 601
Ceilings and walls: 575Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 558
Cardboard products: 436Containers: 401
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 397Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 390
Towels or cloths: 379Desk supplies: 375
Doors: 361Power lawn mowers: 343
Eye protection devices: 325Batteries: 318
Tools: 316Bathtubs or showers: 311
Combs or hairbrushes: 301Other unpowered garden tools: 296
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 286Stretch cords or stretch straps: 270
Pruning or trimming equipment: 266Soaps: 260
Swimming: 250Screwdrivers: 246
Wheelchairs: 235Thermal or sound insulation materials: 229
Gasoline: 225Bench or table saws: 219
All-terrain vehicles: 217Built-in swimming pools: 214
Other toys: 212Exercise: 206
Light bulbs: 191Acids: 183
Pens and pencils: 173Chain saws: 173
Drills: 173Hot water: 167
Bicycles or accessories: 166Manual filing or sanding tools: 163
Hammers: 162Pet supplies: 147
Air conditioners: 144Christmas decorations: 142
Fishing: 142Pillows: 142
Rope or string: 140Faucets or spigots: 135
Tables: 133Nonelectric toothbrushes: 132
Personal protection devices: 132Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 132
Vacuum cleaners: 131Public equipment: 131
Artificial Christmas trees: 131Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 131
Clothing: 130Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 121
Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 119Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 117
Stairs or steps: 117Manual cleaning equipment: 117
Fences or fence posts: 104Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 102
Furniture: 102Swimming pool chemicals: 102
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 102Manicuring devices: 102
Basketball: 101Scissors: 100
Leaf blowers: 95Rugs or carpets: 92
Cosmetics: 90Wire: 88
Detergents: 88Nail guns or stud drivers: 86
Tablet or capsule drugs: 86Laundry soaps or detergents: 86
Aquariums or accessories: 86Electrical wire or wiring systems: 86
Grills: 86Oven cleaners: 86
Other antennas: 86Fireworks: 86
Tractors: 86Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 86
Fabric treatment products: 86Portable power drills and accessories: 86
Plastic bags: 79Power routers: 79
Automotive chemicals: 79Luggage: 79
Bags: 79Other glass bottles or jars: 79
Artificial flowers or plants: 79Other specified plastic products: 75
Chairs: 75Rotary power lawn mowers: 75
Motor vehicles or parts: 75Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 75
Sinks: 75Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 74
Lockers: 73Fuel oils: 73
Camping equipment: 73Business and office machines: 73
Dishwasher detergents: 73Power lathes: 71
Seasonal decorations: 71Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 71
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 71Pesticides: 71
Glass bottles or jars: 71Riding power lawn mowers: 71
Power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 71Knives: 71
Ladders: 71Painting equipment, powered: 71
Lighting equipment: 71Bottles or jars: 71
Soccer: 71Art supplies or equipment: 71
Costumes or masks: 71Toy guns with projectiles: 71
Outerwear: 71Horseback riding: 71
Christmas tree lights: 71Chemicals: 61
Coal or wood-burning stoves: 59Elevators or other lifts: 59
Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 59Clothing accessories: 59
Other manual workshop tools: 59Manual scissors: 59
Lubricants: 59Cords, electrical: 59
Ceramics supplies or equipment: 59Mattresses: 59
Matches: 59Fertilizers: 59
Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 59First aid equipment: 59
Tennis: 59Portable circular power saws: 46
Drain cleaners: 45Tableware and accessories: 45
Other bedding: 43Portable food or beverage coolers: 40
Electric combs: 40Power sanders: 30
Toilets: 30Flatware: 30
Freezers: 30Drinking glasses: 30
Aluminum foil wrapping products: 30Televisions: 30
Foods: 30Metal containers: 30
Hair dryers: 30Power drills or accessories: 30
Guns: 30Diapers: 30
Radios: 15Telephones or telephone accessories: 15
Awls, chisels or planes: 15Golf carts: 15
Crutches, canes or walkers: 15Jewelry: 15
Footwear: 15Animal induced injury: 15
Abrasive cleaners: 15Plastic wrapping products: 15
Other guns or firearms: 15Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 15
Fans: 15Ironing boards or covers: 15
Nonelectric razors or shavers: 15Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 15
Bath or facial brushes: 15Power pruning or trimming equipment: 15
Nonglass bottles or jars: 15Fertilizers and other chemicals for outdoor use: 15
Manual snow or ice removal tools: 15Other fireplaces: 15
Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 15Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 15
Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 15Aerosol containers: 15
Manual lawn trimmers or edgers: 15Buckets or pails: 15
Day wear: 15Floor lamps or table lamps: 15
Ammonia, household: 15Fire extinguishers: 15
Paint or varnish thinners: 15Softball: 15
Boats and boating: 15Plastic containers: 14
Umbrellas: 14Manual pruning or trimming equipment: 14

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