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Northern Ireland 2007 - Area

The number of those reporting to hospitals by Legacy Trust and Board areas is shown in the table below.

Fireworks Injuries, by Legacy Trust and Board Area of Reporting Hospital, 2003–2007
Trust/Board
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
Belfast City
0
2
1
0
0
Down Lisburn
0
2
14
6
14
Mater Infirmorum
3
4
7
4
6
Royal Group
6
6
14
10
9
Ulster Community & Hospitals
4
5
6
5
5
Eastern Board
13
19
42
25
34
Causeway
1
3
2
2
1
United Hospitals
6
8
10
12
11
Northern Board
7
11
12
14
12
Armagh & Dungannon
3
1
3
2
10
Craigavon Group
8
4
10
4
10
Newry & Mourne
3
13
11
11
16
Southern Board
14
18
24
17
36
Altnagelvin Group
2
2
3
1
4
Sperrin Lakeland
9
5
5
12
11
Western Board
11
7
8
13
15
Total
45
55
86
69
97
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Fireworks Injuries, by Board Area, 2007

37% of persons injured in 2007 reported to Trusts in the Southern Health and Social Services Board area, compared to 27% in the previous year.

The number of those reporting to hospitals by New Trust areas is shown in the table below.

Fireworks Injuries, by Reporting Hospital and New Trust Areas, 2007
Hospital/New Trusts
2007
Belfast Health and Social Care Trust
15
Northern Health and Social Care Trust
12
Southern Health and Social Care Trust
36
South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust
19
Western Health and Social Care Trust
15
Total
97
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Fireworks Injuries, by New Trust Area, 2007

Source: Notes

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