BLS Stats

Latest Numbers for Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
  1. Nonfatal injuries and illnesses, private industry

    Total recordable cases:
    2,811,500 in 2017
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    Cases involving days away from work:
    882,700 in 2017
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    Median days away from work:
    8 in 2017
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    Cases involving sprains, strains, tears:
    311,330 in 2017
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    Cases involving injuries to the back:
    148,780 in 2017
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    Cases involving falls, slips, trips:
    227,760 in 2017
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    Fatal work-related injuries

    Total fatal injuries (all sectors):
    5,147 in 2017
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    Roadway incidents (all sectors):
    1,299 in 2017
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    Falls, slips, trips (all sectors):
    887 in 2017
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    Homicides (all sectors):
    458 in 2017
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