Also called: Traumatic injuries

An injury is damage to your body. It is a general term that refers to harm caused by accidents, falls, blows, burns, weapons and more. In the U.S., millions of people injure themselves every year. These injuries range from minor to life-threatening. Injuries can happen at work or play , indoors or outdoors, driving a car or walking across the street. Common injuries include Burns Dislocations Fractures Sprains and strains