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Accidents - 50+ years old - Year 2006 - Shoulder


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 135,491
See also: Lethal accidents, Other years, Other age groups, Other body parts.

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Floors or flooring materials: 21,311Stairs or steps: 17,403
Beds or bedframes: 9,992Bicycles or accessories: 5,699
Bathtubs or showers: 4,589Ladders: 4,431
Chairs: 4,044Wheelchairs: 3,901
Ceilings and walls: 2,648Crutches, canes or walkers: 2,596
Rugs or carpets: 2,582Containers: 2,194
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 1,968Doors: 1,576
Exercise: 1,474Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 1,468
Furniture: 1,333Horseback riding: 1,309
Footwear: 1,129Toilets: 1,108
Tables: 1,103Exercise equipment: 966
Bags: 961Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 931
Luggage: 919All-terrain vehicles: 878
Fences or fence posts: 783Doorsills or frames: 746
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 744Weight lifting: 696
House repair or construction materials: 692Snow skiing: 675
Golf: 657Tennis: 656
Day wear: 631Motor vehicles or parts: 609
Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 556Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 535
Basketball: 523Animal induced injury: 504
Chair, recliner: 468Blankets: 458
Televisions: 437Lawn mowers: 436
Baseball: 418Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 418
Vacuum cleaners: 414Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 392
Swimming: 391Cords, electrical: 382
Manual snow or ice removal tools: 381Tableware and accessories: 366
Handrails, railings or banisters: 361Clothing: 338
Paper products: 336Cardboard products: 335
Step stools: 319Outerwear: 307
Barstools or kitchen stools: 306Golf carts: 302
Sinks: 293Pipes: 291
Counters or countertops: 287Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 285
Snowmobiles: 282Buckets or pails: 280
Alcohol: 276Manual cleaning equipment: 268
Extension or straight ladders: 260Softball: 255
Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 253Stepladders: 252
Medical equipment, general: 246Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 233
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 227Other unpowered garden tools: 222
Refrigerators: 221Benches: 218
Motorized vehicles: 217Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 214
Ramps or landings: 206Plastic bags: 204
Sheets or pillowcases: 202Stools: 193
Portable food or beverage coolers: 191Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 190
Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 189Power lawn mowers: 182
Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 181Scaffolding: 181
Tractors: 181Pet supplies: 177
Plants, trees and shrubs: 173Fishing: 173
Escalators: 170Fans: 169
Soccer: 166Vending machines: 165
Swimming pools: 163Riding power lawn mowers: 162
Elevators or other lifts: 162Bottles or jars: 161
Carts: 158Rope or string: 157
Grocery or shopping carts: 155Laundry baskets: 154
Football: 154Boats and boating: 150
Microwave ovens: 150Bleachers: 150
Lubricants: 150Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 146
Mattresses: 145Rotary power lawn mowers: 144
Dollies, handtrucks or luggage carriers: 144Gasoline: 142
Baby gates or barriers: 142Pruning or trimming equipment: 142
Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 142Other ranges or ovens: 142
Air conditioners: 139Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 139
Scooters, unpowered: 136Telephones or telephone accessories: 136
Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 135Dishwashers: 132
Bowling: 132Drills: 131
Other toys: 121Tools: 119
Extension cords: 119Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 119
Doorstops: 117Outdoor awnings or shutters: 117
Decorative yard equipment: 117General home or room involvement in fires: 110
Surfing: 102Cookware: 102
Pillows: 101Computers: 97
Other ball sports: 95Book bags or back carriers: 95
Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 94Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 90
Clothing accessories: 90Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 87
Leaf blowers: 86Eyeglasses: 86
Mobile/manufactured homes: 86Utility vehicles: 86
Nonelectric toothbrushes: 86Saws: 86
Snow boarding: 86Chair, rocking: 86
Skateboards: 86Chain saws: 86
Pull-down or folding stairs: 86Fuel storage tanks: 86
Built-in swimming pools: 86Nightwear: 86
Christmas tree lights: 79Fertilizers: 79
Poles: 79Tree stands: 79
Toy sports equipment: 79Chains: 79
Towels or cloths: 75Electric heating pads: 75
Hot tubs or home spas: 75Ice skating: 75
Trampolines: 73Hair dryers: 73
Combs or hairbrushes: 73Lighting equipment: 73
Freezers: 71Fire extinguishers: 71
Other fireplaces: 71Fabrics: 71
Air compressors: 71Kitchen mixing bowls, canisters or similar containers: 71
Bars and bar accessories: 71Christmas decorations: 71
Laundry hampers: 71Bunk beds: 71
Artificial Christmas trees: 71Hammocks: 71
Water tubing: 71Fabric treatment products: 71
Self-contained openers: 71Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 71
Cabinet or door hardware: 71Manual push mowers: 71
Painting equipment, powered: 71In-line skating: 71
Sports and recreational activity: 71Thermal or sound insulation materials: 71
Garage doors: 71Tricycles: 71
Slides or sliding boards: 59Bathtub or shower enclosures: 59
Ball sports: 59Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 59
Razors or shavers: 59Aquariums or accessories: 59
Windowsills or frames: 59Toolboxes or tool kits: 59
Boxing: 59Dancing: 46
Foods: 46Drinking glasses: 43
Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 43Car seats: 40
Outdoor electric lighting equipment: 40Indoor antennas: 40
Tool sheds: 40Hammers: 33
Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 30Bedspreads, throws or comforters: 30
Washing machines: 30Floor lamps or table lamps: 30
Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 30Skating: 30
Clothes dryers: 30Lacrosse: 30
Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 30Fencing: 15
Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 15Power hedge trimmers: 15
Keys, key rings or key chains: 15Scooters/skateboards, powered: 15
Coins: 15Other specified plastic products: 15
Pressurized containers: 15Wire: 15
Nonbaby mattresses: 15Public equipment: 15
Tombstones or grave markers: 15Screwdrivers: 15
Trays: 15Diving or diving boards: 15
Handball: 15Pesticides: 15
Other containers: 15Laundry soaps or detergents: 15
Metal containers: 15Wooden containers: 15
Clothing irons: 15Convertible beds, hideaway beds or sofa beds: 15
Workshop furnishings: 15Beach chairs or folding chairs: 15
Television tables or stands: 14Snow throwers/blowers: 14
Gas fumes or gas vapors of unknown origin: 14Paintbrushes or rollers, manual: 14
Go-carts: 14Martial arts: 14

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