Everyday Things That Kill More People Than Sharks

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People are terrified of sharks, even though they only kill an average of one person in the US each year and five people in the whole world. In contrast, humans kill about 50 million sharks each year! Here are 7 everyday things that you need to be way more worried about killing you than sharks.

The next time you get cheated out of your snack at a vending machine, just let it go. Don't even think about shaking the machine to try to free your candy bar because people have died that way! In fact an average of 2 people in the US and 13 people worldwide die from getting crushed by a vending machine each year. A Snickers bar just isn't worth it.