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Accidents - 50+ years old - Year 2010 - Elbow


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 61,915
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Floors or flooring materials: 11,037Stairs or steps: 8,054
Beds or bedframes: 3,831Bicycles or accessories: 2,565
Crutches, canes or walkers: 2,131Chairs: 1,585
Ladders: 1,561Rugs or carpets: 1,493
Doors: 1,416Bathtubs or showers: 1,339
Wheelchairs: 1,301Ceilings and walls: 1,227
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 1,032Toilets: 825
Doorsills or frames: 751Footwear: 706
Tables: 662Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 642
Containers: 632Exercise: 588
Golf: 505Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 446
Bowling: 444Manual snow or ice removal tools: 436
Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 423Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 418
Refrigerators: 379Pet supplies: 376
Counters or countertops: 367Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 327
Elevators or other lifts: 304Luggage: 301
Horseback riding: 299Ramps or landings: 295
Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 284Basketball: 279
Furniture: 267Other ranges or ovens: 242
Swimming pools: 240Cabinet or door hardware: 239
Bags: 233Step stools: 228
Chair, recliner: 224Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 213
Fences or fence posts: 200Scooters/skateboards, powered: 196
Scooters, unpowered: 194Lawn mowers: 187
Day wear: 186Cords, electrical: 183
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 181Golf carts: 180
Carts: 169Air conditioners: 166
Stepladders: 166Power lawn mowers: 162
Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 158Poles: 156
Snowmobiles: 153Baseball: 153
Grocery or shopping carts: 151Televisions: 151
Tools: 148Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 146
Barstools or kitchen stools: 143Riding power lawn mowers: 140
Laundry baskets: 140Bed rails: 135
Sinks: 135Rotary power lawn mowers: 135
Stools: 134First aid equipment: 134
Wire: 132Motorized vehicles: 127
Escalators: 126Tennis: 119
Fishing: 118Decorative yard equipment: 115
Ice skating: 111Weight lifting: 111
Pipes: 108Telephones or telephone accessories: 107
Light bulbs: 104Paper products: 103
Exercise equipment: 96Tableware and accessories: 96
Pruning or trimming equipment: 95Fans: 87
Extension cords: 81Computers: 79
Beach chairs or folding chairs: 79Wooden containers: 76
Scaffolding: 76Manual filing or sanding tools: 76
Football: 76Balls: 76
Ball sports: 76Manual pruning or trimming equipment: 76
Washing machines: 76Hot tubs or home spas: 76
Pull-down or folding stairs: 76Bleachers: 76
Shuffleboard: 76Manual cleaning equipment: 76
Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 71Buckets or pails: 71
Appliances: 71Extension or straight ladders: 71
Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 71General home or room involvement in fires: 71
Clothing: 71Swings or swing sets: 71
Mobile/manufactured homes: 70Power hedge trimmers: 70
Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 70Pins and needles: 70
Garage doors: 68Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 68
Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 68Knives: 63
Dancing: 63Automatic doors: 63
Outdoor awnings or shutters: 63Bleaches: 63
Hearing aids: 63Volleyball: 63
Metal containers: 63Mattresses: 63
Hot water: 63Snow tubing: 63
Manual hedge trimmers: 63Clothing irons: 63
Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 63Plastic bags: 55
Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 54Mirrors or mirror glass: 48
Chain saws: 38Handrails, railings or banisters: 38
Fuel storage tanks: 38Clothes dryers: 38
Jewelry: 38Power drills or accessories: 38
Vacuum cleaners: 33Nightwear: 32
Electric Christmas decorations: 32Glass bathtub or shower enclosures: 32
Hammers: 31Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 17
Sheets or pillowcases: 17Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 17
Bedspreads, throws or comforters: 17Bunk beds: 17
Water heaters: 16Propane, LP or butane gas tanks or fittings: 16
Cookware: 16Butane or LP gas meters: 16
Floor lamps or table lamps: 16Clothing accessories: 16
Windowsills or frames: 16Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 16
Ironing boards or covers: 16Air compressors: 16
Roller skating: 16Go-carts: 16
All-terrain vehicles: 15Electric scissors: 15
Painting equipment, powered: 15Benches: 15
Tractors: 15Cardboard products: 15
Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 15Other playground equipment: 15
Other specified plastic products: 15Bathtub or shower enclosures: 15
Other ball sports: 15Glass bottles or jars: 15
Slides or sliding boards: 15Drinking glasses: 15
Grills: 15Cribs: 15
Martial arts: 15Moving walks: 15
Trays: 15Outerwear: 15
Towels or cloths: 15Combs or hairbrushes: 15
Slow cookers: 15Flying discs and boomerangs: 15
Snow boarding: 15Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 15
Snow skiing: 15Microwave ovens: 15
Scales: 15

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