Table 3

Numbers of burns or scalds

Number (%)
Scalds
 Drink57(33.1)
 Water22(12.8)
 Steam2 (1.2)
 Soup2 (1.2)
 Bath1 (0.6)
Contact
 Radiator20(11.6)
 Cooker12 (7.0)
 Food12 (7.0)
 Kettle/pan8 (4.7)
 Tap5 (2.9)
 Iron4 (2.3)
 Electrical1 (0.6)
 Other8 (4.7)
Sun10 (5.8)
Flame5 (2.9)
Cigarette2 (1.2)
Not known1 (0.6)