Most stupid or obscure injury award.

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14/09/2012 at 17:20

I put my back out stepping off a curb in Majorca

Bloody Spaniards

Edited: 14/09/2012 at 17:21
14/09/2012 at 17:22

I was sharpening an knife on a steel, in the kitchen where i used to work, someone bumbed into me hard and I got a 4 inch gash on my arm 12 stitches

Edited: 14/09/2012 at 17:22
14/09/2012 at 17:27

I got a minor crush injury on my hand from Quorn sausages. 

I opened a cupboard, the handle came off in my hand and sliced me across the face, just missing my eye. 

The hose from a Vax carpet cleaner fell on me and broke my nose.

I could continue...

14/09/2012 at 17:27

I did pluck out a nose hair while chewing on the end of my glasses the hair got caught in the hinge and twanged out when I put them on

14/09/2012 at 17:41
I fell out of a car and the wheel ran over my foot

I've bruised my bone by walking into cupboards

Im the same as bookie - I could go on!
Tommygun2    pirate
14/09/2012 at 17:44

Came home from the pub a bit pissed and fell in the hallway, grabbed the banister of the stairs but all I managed was to tear all the ligaments in my shoulder/rotator cuff. What made this really stupid was it was just before IM Germany so I could not swim so therfore could not go and it was to late to get any money back so ended up costing me £400 +

One expensive night out

14/09/2012 at 17:50

I once ended up having to have an MRI scan after injuring myself putting on a pair of slippers

LIVERBIRD    pirate
14/09/2012 at 17:52

I almost severed my thumb opening a knife in a plastic packet. With a pair of SAFETY SCISSORS. I never regained full use of it and the nail no longer grows

14/09/2012 at 18:00

I sliced my finger through to the bone on a food processor blade on Christmas day a few years back. A year later - Christmas day again - I nearly died of carbon monoxide poisoning. Although that's not exactly an injury...

14/09/2012 at 18:00

I ran into a llama in mudchute park....more a bruised ego for me then anything else.

LIVERBIRD    pirate
14/09/2012 at 18:04

LOL!

14/09/2012 at 18:07

I know of a guy sitting at home; chatting to his mate on the phone, who somehow managed to break his arm in three places.

14/09/2012 at 18:09
goldbeetle wrote (see)

I did pluck out a nose hair while chewing on the end of my glasses the hair got caught in the hinge and twanged out when I put them on

eye watering or what!!

Bionic Ironwolf    pirate
14/09/2012 at 18:14

I fell off a pogo stick and broke my nose.

A beginner skier crashed into me on a slope and knocked me over, as I fell her knee came up and hit my chin. My teeth went straight through my tongue.

14/09/2012 at 18:19
I got an infected fingernail bed after a run....




My finger got jabbed by a briar as I ran past and it became infected. By the time I went to the drs my whole finger was poker hot, inflamed and I couldn't bend it. She had a jolly good laugh, prescribed antibiotics and told me to jab it with a Sharp needle when the swelling had gone down.
14/09/2012 at 18:21

Ahem...me....again

I once split my chin open by accidently wedging a sheet of corrugated plastic in a door and then hitting myself in the face with it when I pulled it free. I still have the scar

14/09/2012 at 19:00

I scratched my cornea on an overhanging branch running home from work

 

What did D sever his tendon on making tea?

14/09/2012 at 19:10

I ran past a hedge with a wasps nest and got stung 3 times.  Two days later I was in hospital on an IV drip with cellulitis of the lower leg.

14/09/2012 at 21:04
I once gave myself a black eye doing my horse's girth up. Girth slipped out of my hand and the momentum meant I punched myself!
LIVERBIRD    pirate
14/09/2012 at 21:10
kittenkat wrote (see)

Last year, as a 40 yr old adult I put the palm of my hand down on the hot plate on the stove to check if it was on.

Completely sober I might add, an away with the fairies moment.

It was on.

You just reminded me of something I did this morning.....

I was lighting a scented candle with an extra long match. Put it up to my lips to blow it out without allowing for the extra length and burnt my bottom lip!

Because I take stupid to a whole new level

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