Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities Latest Numbers

Nonfatal injuries and illnesses, private industry

Total recordable cases:
2,857,400 in 2016
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Cases involving days away from work:
892,300 in 2016
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Median days away from work:
8 in 2016
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Cases involving sprains, strains, tears:
317,530 in 2016
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Cases involving injuries to the back:
154,180 in 2016
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Cases involving falls, slips, trips:
229,240 in 2016
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Fatal work-related injuries

Total fatal injuries (all sectors):
5,190 in 2016
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Roadway incidents (all sectors):
1,252 in 2016
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Falls, slips, trips (all sectors):
849 in 2016
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Homicides (all sectors):
500 in 2016
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