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706. Worker Deaths, Injuries, and Production Time Lost

[36.7 represents 36,700. Data may not agree with Table 705 because data here are not revised]

                     
PRODUCTION TIME LOST PRODUCTION TIME LOST
DEATHS (1,000) DISABLING INJURIES 1 (mil.) (mil. days) (mil. days)
                                   
ITEM In the current year In future years 2
           
1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
                   
    All accidents 36.7 38.3 41.1 45.7 43.9 43.3 42.7 8.6 8.4 9.1 9.9 10.2 9.6 9.5 200 195 215 225 230 220 220 420 430 410 455 430 420 420
On the job 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.3 4.8 5.1 5.1 3.6 3.2 3.5 3.6 3.9 3.8 3.8 80 75 75 75 80 80 80 120 120 60 65 60 60 60
Off the job 31.7 33.3 36.1 40.4 39.1 38.2 37.6 5.0 5.2 5.6 6.3 6.3 5.8 5.7 120 120 140 150 150 140 140 300 310 350 390 370 360 360
  Motor vehicle 19.3 19.8 19.6 22.9 22.2 22.0 21.0 1.1 1.0 0.9 1.2 1.3 1.2 1.1 (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA)
  Public nonmotor vehicle 6.2 7.0 7.6 7.5 7.4 6.8 7.0 2.0 2.3 2.4 2.3 2.4 2.3 2.3 (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA)
  Home 6.2 6.5 8.9 10.0 9.5 9.4 9.6 1.9 1.9 2.3 2.8 2.6 2.3 2.3 (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA)





NA Not available. 1 See footnote 2, Table 705 for a definition of disabling injuries.
2 Based on an average of 5,850 days lost in future years per fatality and 565 days lost in future years per permanent injury.

Source: National Safety Council, Itasca, IL, Accident Facts, annual through 1998 edition; thereafter, Injury Facts, 1999 edition (copyright).

http://www.nsc.org/



https://allcountries.org/uscensus/706_worker_deaths_injuries_and_production_time.html

These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

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