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Northern Ireland - Location of Occurrence 2013

Information on the location where the injury occurred was recorded for all injured in 2013.

Of the 6 persons injured by fireworks and attending an emergency care department in 2013, 50% indicated that it was a casual incident in a public place (e.g. street) and the other 50% reported that the incident occurred at an unknown location.

Table 8: Number of Persons Injured by Fireworks, by Location of Occurrence (2009 -2013)

Location of Occurrence 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Family / Private Party 8 8 6 5 0
Semi-Public Party 5 0 0 0 0
Large Public Display 2 0 0 1 0
Casual Incident in Public Place 4 19 13 1 3
Indoors 0 1 1 0 0
Other 1 3 1 1 0
Unknown (Not Recorded) 10 16 4 6 3
Total 30 47 25 14 6

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