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Accidents - 50+ years old - Year 2006 - Knee


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 154,871
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Floors or flooring materials: 31,714Stairs or steps: 31,410
Beds or bedframes: 9,808Chairs: 5,460
Crutches, canes or walkers: 4,640Rugs or carpets: 3,715
Bathtubs or showers: 3,406Exercise: 3,361
Ladders: 2,875Bicycles or accessories: 2,835
Wheelchairs: 2,728Toilets: 2,397
Tables: 1,992Golf: 1,851
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 1,791Footwear: 1,698
Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 1,464Chain saws: 1,425
Doors: 1,355Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 1,304
Exercise equipment: 1,098Snow skiing: 1,014
Containers: 983Ceilings and walls: 905
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 898Bowling: 869
Furniture: 852Dancing: 820
Lawn mowers: 762Motor vehicles or parts: 718
House repair or construction materials: 669Ramps or landings: 610
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 598Other toys: 584
Doorsills or frames: 536Stools: 516
Step stools: 514All-terrain vehicles: 502
Fences or fence posts: 499Stepladders: 482
Vacuum cleaners: 464Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 461
Tennis: 461Basketball: 459
Cords, electrical: 455Escalators: 448
Elevators or other lifts: 448Grocery or shopping carts: 411
Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 396Benches: 380
Pet supplies: 368Decorative yard equipment: 361
Built-in swimming pools: 349Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 349
Extension or straight ladders: 340Animal induced injury: 328
Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 324Swimming: 320
Swimming pools: 317Luggage: 313
Chair, recliner: 306Televisions: 301
Day wear: 299Bleachers: 272
Barstools or kitchen stools: 262Manual cleaning equipment: 254
Scooters/skateboards, powered: 250Medical equipment, general: 246
Bags: 244Motorized vehicles: 242
Rotary power lawn mowers: 237Horseback riding: 230
Fishing: 221Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 219
Other unpowered garden tools: 217Baseball: 215
Scooters, unpowered: 205Softball: 199
Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 192Cardboard products: 190
Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 188Weight lifting: 178
Wire: 177Refrigerators: 176
Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 174Pipes: 173
Light bulbs: 166Tableware and accessories: 161
Golf carts: 161Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 159
Manual snow or ice removal tools: 157Fuel storage tanks: 152
Blankets: 150Swings or swing sets: 148
Volleyball: 146Portable food or beverage coolers: 146
Sheets or pillowcases: 142Trampolines: 142
Manual push mowers: 139Bottles or jars: 138
Saws: 135Riding power lawn mowers: 133
Soccer: 133Portable circular power saws: 118
Foods: 117Wooden containers: 115
Toolboxes or tool kits: 110Knives with replaceable blades: 104
Skateboards: 104Garden tractors: 102
Knives: 102Power saws: 101
Alcohol: 100Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 95
Handrails, railings or banisters: 95Counters or countertops: 95
Telephones or telephone accessories: 92Football: 90
Computers: 90Field hockey: 86
Other furniture: 86Power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 86
Buckets or pails: 86Trays: 86
Public equipment: 86Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 86
Carts: 82Coins: 79
Coffee makers or teapots: 79Trains: 75
Baby strollers: 75Gasoline: 75
Sinks: 75Paper products: 74
Bed rails: 73Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 73
Toilet bowl products: 73Go-carts: 73
Kitchen gadgets: 71Cabinet or door hardware: 71
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 71Water skiing: 71
Soaps: 71Food processors: 71
Snowmobiles: 71First aid equipment: 71
Insect induced injuries: 71Beach chairs or folding chairs: 71
Roller skating: 71Hot tubs or home spas: 71
Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 71Tool sheds: 71
Christmas tree stands or supports: 71Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 71
Christmas tree lights: 71Other grills or stoves: 71
Shuffleboard: 71Swimming pool equipment: 71
Mobile/manufactured homes: 67Poles: 67
Nightwear: 64Water heaters: 59
Drinking fountains: 59Hammers: 59
Other ranges or ovens: 59Laundry baskets: 59
Power tillers or cultivators: 59Seasonal decorations: 59
Track and field: 59Liquid drugs: 59
Eye protection devices: 59Surfing: 59
Workshop grinders, buffers, or polishers: 59Table tennis: 59
Dollies, handtrucks or luggage carriers: 59Amusement attractions: 59
In-line skating: 59Metal containers: 59
Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 59Floor lamps or table lamps: 59
Clothing: 46Scales: 46
Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 45Chair, rocking: 45
Tractors: 45Heaters or heating systems: 45
Floor waxes: 43Pruning or trimming equipment: 43
Plants, trees and shrubs: 30Rope or string: 30
Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 30Book bags or back carriers: 30
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 30Christmas decorations: 30
Leaf blowers: 29Baby gates or barriers: 15
Washing machines: 15Car seats: 15
Kites or kite string: 15Outerwear: 15
Clothing accessories: 15Pins and needles: 15
Tricycles: 15Tablet or capsule drugs: 15
Fire or smoke alarms: 15Pillows: 15
Aquariums or accessories: 15Fabric treatment products: 15
Extension cords: 15Floor buffers or waxers: 15
Automatic doors: 15Martial arts: 15
Windshield wiper fluids: 15Towels or cloths: 15
Garage doors: 15Freezers: 15
Fans: 15Sprayers: 15
Playground equipment: 15Manual scissors: 15
Storm windows: 15Pressurized containers: 15
Television tables or stands: 15Workshop furnishings: 15
Pedal-powered adult vehicles: 14Support garments and stockings, medical: 14
Electric Christmas decorations: 14Bench or table saws: 14
Furniture polishes or waxes: 14Electric heaters: 14

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