Fatal occupational injuries in Arizona

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Fatal occupational injuries by selected demographic characteristics and major events or exposures, Arizona
Selected
characteristics
2009
Total Event or exposure (1)
Contact
with objects
and
equipment
Falls Exposure to
harmful
substances or
environments
Transpor-
tation
incidents
Fires
or
explosions
Assaults
and
violent
acts

Total

76 12 11 11 32   10
 

Employee Status

 

Wage and Salary (2)

65 11 9 10 27   8

Self Employed (3)

11       5    
 

Sex

 

Men

73 11 11 11 30   10

Women

3            
 

Age

 

Under 16

             

16-17

             

18-19

             

20-24

3            

25-34

12       7    

35-44

8            

45-54

22 3   3 11   3

55-64

20 3 3 4 6   4

65 and older

11 3 3   4    
 

Race or ethnic origin (4)

 

White, non-Hispanic

44 5 7 8 20   4

Black or African American, non-Hispanic

             

Hispanic or Latino

22 6 4 3 4   5

American Indian or Alaska Native

4       3    

Asian

3            

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

             

Multiple races

             

Other or not reported

             

Footnotes
(1) Based on the BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification system.
(2) May include volunteers and workers receiving other types of compensation.
(3) Includes self-employed workers, owners of unincorporated businesses and farms, paid and unpaid family workers, members of partnerships, and may include owners of incorporated businesses.
(4) Persons identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. The individual racial categories shown exclude data for Hispanic and Latino workers.

NOTE: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately. Blank cells indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, in cooperation with state and federal agencies, Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries.

 

Fatal occupational injuries by selected events and employee status and sex, Arizona
Event or exposure (1) 2009
Total Employee status Sex
Wage
and
salary
(2)
Self
employed
(3)
Men Women

Total

76 65 11 73 3
 

Contact with objects and equipment

12 11   11  

Struck by object

7 6   6  

Struck by falling object

5 4   4  

Caught in equipment or object

5 5   5  

Caught in running equipment or machinery

3 3   3  

Falls

11 9   11  

Fall to lower level

10 8   10  

Fall from ladder

         

Fall from roof

         

Fall from scaffold

         

Harmful substances or environments

11 10   11  

Contact with electric current

5 5   5  

Exposure to caustic, noxious substances

3     3  

Oxygen deficiency

         

Transportation incident

32 27 5 30  

Highway transportation incident

18 16   17  

Collision between vehicles

7 6   7  

Non-collision highway incident

4 4   4  

Non-highway transportation incident

         

Overturned, non-highway

         

Struck by vehicle

5 4   4  

Aircraft incident

6 5   6  

Fires and explosions

         

Assaults and violent acts

10 8   10  

Homicides

7 5   7  

Homicides - shooting

5 3   5  

Self-inflicted injuries

         

Footnotes
(1) Based on the BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification system.
(2) May include volunteers and workers receiving other types of compensation.
(3) Includes self-employed workers, owners of unincorporated businesses and farms, paid and unpaid family workers, members of partnerships, and may include owners of incorporated businesses.

NOTE: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately. Blank cells indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, in cooperation with state and federal agencies, Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries.

 

Fatal occupational injuries by selected industries and major events or exposures, Arizona
Selected industries (1) 2009
Total Event or exposure (2)
Contact
with objects
and
equipment
Falls Exposure to
harmful
substances or
environments
Transpor-
tation
incidents
Fires
or
explosions
Assaults
and
violent
acts

Total

76 12 11 11 32   10
 

Private industry

70 11 11 10 29   9

Goods Producing

23 4 4 6 7    

Natural resources and mining

12 3     6    

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting

11 3     5    

Mining

             

Construction

9   3 5      

Manufacturing

             

Service providing

47 7 7 4 22   7

Trade, transportation, and utilities

24       15   4

Wholesale trade

3            

Retail trade

3            

Transportation and warehousing

18       14    

Utilities

             

Information

             

Financial activities

             

Finance and insurance

             

Real estate and rental and leasing

             

Professional and business services

10 4          

Professional, scientific, and technical services

             

Management of companies and enterprises

             

Administrative and waste services

7 3          

Education and health services

5       3    

Educational services

             

Health care and social assistance

3            

Leisure and hospitality

5            

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

             

Accommodation and food services

3            

Other services

             

Government (3)

6       3    

Federal

             

State

4            

Local

             

Footnotes
(1) Industry data from 2003 to 2008 are classified using the 2002 North American Industry Classification System (NAICS). Industry data after 2008 are classified using the 2007 NAICS.
(2) Based on the BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification system.
(3) Includes fatalities to workers employed by governmental organizations regardless of industry.

NOTE: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately. Blank cells indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, in cooperation with state and federal agencies, Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries.

 

Fatal occupational injuries by selected occupations and major events or exposures, Arizona
Selected occupations (1) 2009
Total Event or exposure (2)
Contact
with objects
and
equipment
Falls Exposure to
harmful
substances or
environments
Transpor-
tation
incidents
Fires
or
explosions
Assaults
and
violent
acts

Total

76 12 11 11 32   10
 

Management, professional, and related occupations

15   3   7   4

Management occupations

8       4    

Business and financial operations occupations

             

Computer and mathematical occupations

             

Architecture and engineering occupations

             

Life, physical, and social science occupations

             

Community and social services occupations

             

Legal occupations

             

Education, training, and library occupations

             

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

4            

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

             

Service occupations

10 5          

Healthcare support occupations

             

Protective service occupations

3            

Food preparation and serving related occupations

             

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5 3          

Personal care and service occupations

             

Sales and office occupations

4            

Sales and related occupations

             

Office and administrative support occupations

             

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

17 4   7 3    

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

7 3          

Construction and extraction occupations

8     5      

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

             

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

29   3 3 19   3

Production occupations

4            

Transportation and material moving occupations

25       19    

Military specific occupations

             

Footnotes
(1) Based on the 2000 Standard Occupational Classification System.
(2) Based on the BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification system.

NOTE: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately. Blank cells indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, in cooperation with state and federal agencies, Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries.