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Last year more than 123,000 people were injured in chain saw related accidents unnecessarily

Last year more than 123,000 people were injured in chain saw related accidents unnecessarily

a handbook for important chain saw safety information

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Published by The Commission in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chain saws -- Accidents

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    Cover title

    Other titlesA handbook of important chain saw safety information, Last year more than one hundred and twenty three thousand people were injured in chain saw related accidents unnecessarily
    Statementprepared by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
    ContributionsU.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12 p. :
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17984271M

    More than 90 percent of this reduction was in passenger vehicles, which an estimated million people were injured in mo - tor vehicle traffic crashes, compared to million in led by California with fewer fatalities than last year. North Carolina (), Florida (), Illinois . Average Number of Car Accident Deaths and Injuries Per Year from Traffic-Related Accidents. According to the Centers for Disease Control (), more than two million people are injured each year in motor vehicle onally, more t people were killed each year in accidents involving motor vehicles.

    Injuries: Deaths: 1. One of the worst multiple-vehicle accidents to occur in the History of the United States took place on Ma on Interstate 10 near Mobile, Alabama. In total, vehicles were involved in the accident, with 90 people suffering injuries and one succumbing to those injuries. Many are killed estimates from showed 46 people killed by lions.

    year in home and garden stores. Since , chainsaws have been equipped with special safety features, including kickback protection and chain brakes. However, chainsaws are still among the most dangerous power-driven tools available on the market. There were more t chainsaw related injuries in according to the Consumer Products.   Last year alone, over one million people were injured in alcohol-related traffic crashes. In a lawsuit arising from a drunk driving accident, in addition to the intoxicated driver's liability for the injuries he or she caused, a bar or social host may be liable for damages if they served an obviously intoxicated guest, who then drove and caused.


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Consumer Product Safety : U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. The injuries were most common in the head and neck (%), self-inflicted (85%), unintentional (%), at a school or recreation center (%), and with an overall mortality rate of % (about per year).

The mortality rate is lower than reported elsewhere because the study included all injuries reported with hunting accidents. Nursery Product-Related Injuries and Deaths among Children under Age Five: 02/28/ Nursery Product-Related Injuries and Deaths among Children under Age Five: 06/28/ Nursery Product-Related Injuries and Deaths among Children under Age Five: 01/26/ Nursery Product-Related Injuries and Deaths among Children under Age Five: 11/22/ Multi-vehicle accidents commonly occur when more than two cars hit each other in a chain of rear-end accidents.

Typically, they happen because of the force of the first collision: the last in a line of cars (Driver D) rear-ends the second to last car (Driver C), pushing Driver C forward into the third to last car (Driver B), causing Driver B to rear-end the first car (Driver A).

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), more than three million people are injured each year in vehicle accidents across the country.

The different injuries resulting from a car accident can be as varied as the individual circumstances of each collision, but there are some types of injuries that are more common than others.

View Data. Event or Exposure Just over half of all fatal crane injuries involved the worker being struck by an object or equipment. More than three-fifths of these cases (69 of ) involved the worker being struck by a falling object or equipment; in 60 of these cases, the worker was struck by an object falling from a crane.

Transportation incidents and falls to a lower level each made up In the yearcorresponding costs were estimated to be more than $12, • Chaps or chainsaw pants as well as keeping both hands on the saw would reduce chainsaw injuries by 75 percent or more.

• Medical costs for chainsaw injuries amount to at least $ million per year. • Based on the assumption that four weeks of recovery are.

Number of U.S. road traffic-related injuries and fatalities Average car insurance expenditure in the U.S. by age Incurred losses for private passenger auto insurance in. They accounted for injuries, or a projec total injuries. Miter Saw: estimated 6, annual injuries.

The miter saw, in today’s shop, has for the most part replaced the radial arm saw. With total accidents, the miter saw proves it may not be as safe as it appears. Accidents can occur if it isn’t set up securely on a table. A "chain reaction" traffic accident occurs when three or more vehicles hit one another in a series of rear-end accidents that are caused primarily by the force of the first collision.

Here’s an example of a typical chain reaction accident: Driver D --> Driver C --> Driver B --> Driver A. Driver B rear-ends the car in front of him, which is being driven by Driver A.

ATV Accident Injuries and Related Statistics ATVs come in a variety of configurations, including UTVs or side-by-side models large enough for four riders sitting two abreast.

The more commonly known ATV is also referred to as a “quad” or “4-wheeler” and is straddled like a motorcycle, except it operates on a set of four wheels. Every day, hundreds of road traffic accidents occur across the country.

In fact, statistics show that there are more than 10 motor vehicle-related deaths per day in California alone, which are preventable. The thing is, a significant percentage of motorists are. Strange accidents occur all over the world every day.

We see these accidents on the news and all over the internet, but some of the strangest accidents that have ever happened can be found in history books. Here are just a few of those strange accidents in history. This list has a little overlap with our bizarre disasters but the entries are all appropriate for this list and give more details.

Each year nearly 1, people are killed in train related accidents. Additionally, United States train and railroad accident statistics estimate that almost every two weeks a train derailment leads to a chemical spill.

Some of these spills are so serious that they require the evacuation of local residents. Motor vehicle crashes killed o people in — that’s about 96 people every day.

Motor vehicle-related injuries send more than million people to hospital emergency departments every year. Progress in motor vehicle injuries Motor vehicle-related deaths decreased between –   Between androad traffic injuries in the United States grew by aboutincidents to some million road traffic-related injuries in Average number of car accidents in the.U.S.

every year is 6 million. More than 90 people die in car accidents everyday. 3 million people in the U.S. are injured every year in car accidents.

Around 2 million drivers in car accidents experience permanent injuries every year. 1 in 7 people do not wear a seatbelt while driving. Preliminary statistics for show an increase in fatalities from truck accidents of 3% from one year earlier.

36, people were killed in traffic crashes in (while pedestrian and bicycle fatalities increased by 4% and 10%, respectively). Two-vehicle accidents accounted for 63 percent of all truck accidents.

The 9 Most Common Injuries during an Auto Accident | Personal Injury. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), more than three million people are injured each year in vehicle accidents across the country. More thanothers were injured each year during that same period.

For comparison, the year average combined number of deaths each year from flooding, lightning, tornadoes, hurricanes and.More than 36% were injuries to the legs and knees.

The average chainsaw injury requires stitches and the average medical cost was $ 5, in Data according to The Davis Garvin Agency, an insurance underwriter specializing in loggers insurance.

In year corresponding costs can be estimated to be over $12,On average, 2, people are injured in 1, ambulance accidents each year. Of those killed in an ambulance accident, 63% were occupants of a passenger vehicle, 21% were passengers in the ambulance, 4% were the ambulance drivers, and 12% were non-occupants.

Nearly 60% of ambulance accidents occur during the course of emergency use.