To identify where clumsiness was most common, we collected and analyzed the following data over a 12-month period:
- Metropolitan areas ranked highest for per capita Asurion protection plan phone breakage claims.
- Device repairs at our network of uBreakiFix® by Asurion stores.
- Cities with the most personal injury lawyers and orthopedic surgeons per capita.
- Google® Trends data surrounding the frequency of online searches for phrases like “I think I sprained my ankle” or “I dropped my phone, and the screen is cracked.”
Rankings at a glance
We didn’t just rank the cities—we also evaluated why some cities see more tech accidents than others. Here are some of our theories:
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