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Accidents - 50+ years old - Year 2008 - Elbow


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 51,093
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Floors or flooring materials: 10,227Stairs or steps: 6,209
Bicycles or accessories: 3,384Beds or bedframes: 2,559
Bathtubs or showers: 2,152Chairs: 2,035
Ladders: 1,748Doors: 1,159
Tables: 992Ceilings and walls: 965
Wheelchairs: 956Footwear: 903
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 898Crutches, canes or walkers: 885
Rugs or carpets: 852Exercise: 710
Tennis: 522Doorsills or frames: 412
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 409Pet supplies: 400
Toilets: 400Motor vehicles or parts: 311
Handrails, railings or banisters: 304Containers: 290
Exercise equipment: 279Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 278
Poles: 239Alcohol: 234
Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 231Furniture: 227
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 216Counters or countertops: 215
Escalators: 204Lawn mowers: 197
Elevators or other lifts: 193Stepladders: 177
Horseback riding: 176Chair, recliner: 175
Cardboard products: 173Bags: 164
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 161Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 161
Motorized vehicles: 160Manual snow or ice removal tools: 159
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 149Scooters/skateboards, powered: 148
Golf: 146Laundry baskets: 145
Extension or straight ladders: 143Fences or fence posts: 140
Television tables or stands: 139Fuel storage tanks: 135
Weight lifting: 133Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 131
Vacuum cleaners: 117Decorative yard equipment: 116
Snow skiing: 116Garage doors: 109
Day wear: 102Clothing: 102
Manual cleaning equipment: 102Cords, electrical: 102
Stools: 102Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 101
Wooden containers: 96Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 96
Sinks: 95Heaters or heating systems: 94
Light bulbs: 90Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 90
Drinking glasses: 90Tableware and accessories: 90
Toolboxes or tool kits: 88Bench or table saws: 87
Christmas decorations: 87Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 86
Beach chairs or folding chairs: 80Camping equipment: 80
Electrical outlets or receptacles: 80Aerosol containers: 75
Generators or power plants: 75Telephones or telephone accessories: 75
Coal or wood-burning stoves: 75Scaffolding: 75
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 75Go-carts: 75
Cabinet or door hardware: 75Plastic containers: 75
Clothes dryers: 74Ice skating: 74
In-line skating: 74Sports and recreational activity: 73
Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 73Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 73
Insect induced injuries: 73Sprayers: 71
Power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 71Basketball: 71
Plant foods or fertilizers for potted plants: 71Towels or cloths: 71
Power lawn mowers: 71Blankets: 71
Pins and needles: 71Amusement attractions: 71
Fishing: 71Eyeglasses: 71
Built-in fireplaces: 71Clothing accessories: 71
Knives: 59Soccer: 59
Animal induced injury: 59House repair or construction materials: 59
Dancing: 59Luggage: 55
Badminton: 48Baseball: 45
Televisions: 45Step stools: 44
Scooters, unpowered: 40Portable food or beverage coolers: 40
Cots: 40Hot tubs or home spas: 40
Swimming pools: 30Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 30
Other unpowered garden tools: 30Trampolines: 30
Roller skating: 29Softball: 15
Riding power lawn mowers: 15Gymnastics: 15
Fireworks: 15Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 15
Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 15Saws: 15
Licensed two-wheeled motor vehicles: 15Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 15
Grocery or shopping carts: 15Other ranges or ovens: 15
Refrigerators: 15Nightwear: 15
Carts: 14Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 14
Metal containers: 14Extension cords: 14
Bottles or jars: 14Trays: 14
Plants, trees and shrubs: 14Air conditioners: 14
Fans: 14Lighting equipment: 14
Sheets or pillowcases: 14Paper products: 14
Hot water: 14Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 14
Ramps or landings: 14Floor lamps or table lamps: 14
Tablet or capsule drugs: 14Pruning or trimming equipment: 14
Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 14Outdoor electric lighting equipment: 14
Umbrellas: 14Workshop furnishings: 14
Razors or shavers: 14Manual push mowers: 14
Foods: 14

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