How accident prone are you?
To mark Accident Awareness Week, The National Accident Helpline conducted research among 2,247 British people – you'll be amazed what these HR professionals confessed to.
1. Dropping mobile phones on your face oh the shame
15% admit to dropping their mobile phone on their face, whilst reading it lying down
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2. Walking into something while on your phone (ouch)
13% have walked into someone or something whilst looking at their mobile phone
There are now actually padded lamp posts in London. Source: http://www.standard.co.uk/
3. Selfie stick problems
12% have injured themselves while taking a selfie, and the same number had an accident whilst using a selfie stick
4. Fridge wars
33% have trapped a finger in a door
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5. High heels, crash landings
33% have got a heel stuck in a grate or a gap in pavement
6. Transparency is key. Well, not all time...
24% have walked into a glass door or window because they didn’t see it
7. Who put the cat THERE?
21% admit that they have tripped over their pet
Source: Sainbury's Christmas advert 2015
8. Vanity applified
24% have been burned by hot straighteners
9. What a corker
12% say they have been hit by a champagne cork / prosecco cork
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10. Low heels, crash landings
30% say they have tripped over their flip-flops
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11. Gym goals
27% of them have fallen off a treadmill
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12. Who said keep fit was good for you?
13% have got stuck in a yoga position. (Cat's back...)
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