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:
    2,654,700 in 2020
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    Cases involving days away from work:
    1,176,300 in 2020
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    Median days away from work:
    12 in 2020
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    Cases involving sprains, strains, tears:
    266,530 in 2020
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    Cases involving injuries to the back:
    128,220 in 2020
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    Cases involving falls, slips, trips:
    211,640 in 2020
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    Fatal work-related injuries

    Total fatal injuries (all sectors):
    4,764 in 2020
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    Roadway incidents (all sectors):
    1,038 in 2020
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    Falls, slips, trips (all sectors):
    805 in 2020
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    Homicides (all sectors):
    392 in 2020
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