Odd stat attack!

Some oddball facts for your delectation…

Germs – where they lurk

Microbes per square inch:

Phone earpiece 25,127

Desk surface 20,961

Keyboards 3,295

Mouse 1,676

Fax machine 301

Photocopier 69

Lavatory seat 49

When technology bites back!

– accidents caused by technology

cookers, ovens 15681

tv 11523

telephones 10644

vacuums 9785

irons 6614

wash mach 4941

saucepans 4629

fridge 4394

hi fi/radios 4062

light bulbs 3476

vcr 1326

tapes,disks cass 840

(uk hospital admissions 1988)