Fatal occupational injuries in Iowa

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Fatal occupational injuries by selected characteristics, by major events or exposures, Iowa
Selected
characteristics
2011
Total Event or exposure (1)
Violence
and other
injuries by
persons or
animals
Transpor-
tation
incidents
Fires
and
explosions
Falls,
slips,
trips
Exposure to
harmful
substances or
environments
Contact
with objects
and
equipment

Total

93 11 55 2 7 2 16
 

Employee Status

 

Wage and Salary (2)

56 6 31 1 6   12

Self Employed (3)

37 5 24 1   2 4
 

Gender

 

Men

82 8 48 1 7   16

Women

11 3 7 1      
 

Age

 

Under 16 years

1   1        

16 to 17 years

1            

18 to 19 years

1 1          

20 to 24 years

3   2       1

25 to 34 years

13 3 5       4

35 to 44 years

14   7       3

45 to 54 years

25 3 12 2     6

55 to 64 years

13   10        

65 and over

22 1 17     1  
 

Race or ethnic origin (4)

 

White (non-Hispanic)

89 9 54   7   15

Black or African-American (non-Hispanic)

             

Hispanic or Latino

3           1

American Indian or Alaska Native (non-Hispanic)

             

Asian (non-Hispanic)

             

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander (non-Hispanic)

             

Multiple races (non-Hispanic)

             

Other races or not reported (non-Hispanic)

             
 

Industry (NAICS) (5)

 

Private industry (6)

83 8 48 2 7 2 16

Goods Producing

49 2 30   4 2 11

Natural resources and mining

28 2 23     1 2

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting

27 2 23     1 1

Mining (7)

1           1

Construction

15   3   4 1 7

Manufacturing

6   4       2

Service providing

34 6 18 2 3   5

Trade, transportation, and utilities

23 2 16 1     2

Wholesale trade

4   1   1   2

Retail trade

2 1   1      

Transportation and warehousing

16 1 15        

Utilities

             

Information

             

Financial activities

             

Finance and insurance

             

Real estate and rental and leasing

             

Professional and business services

3            

Professional, scientific, and technical services

             

Management of companies and enterprises

             

Administrative and waste services

            1

Education and health services

1            

Educational services

             

Health care and social assistance

1            

Leisure and hospitality

2     1      

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

             

Accommodation and food services

2     1      

Other services

3           1

Government (6)

10 3 7        

Federal

2   1        

State

2   2        

Local

6   4        
 

Occupation (SOC) (8)

 

Management, professional, and related occupations

33 4 25 1   1 2

Management occupations

28 2 22 1   1 2

Business and financial operations occupations

1   1        

Computer and mathematical occupations

             

Architecture and engineering occupations

2   1        

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

             

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

1            

Service occupations

10 3 4 1     1

Healthcare support occupations

1   1        

Protective service occupations

5   3        

Food preparation and serving related occupations

1     1      

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

3 1         1

Personal care and service occupations

             

Sales and office occupations

4 1 1        

Sales and related occupations

3 1          

Office and administrative support occupations

1   1        

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

25   8   5 1 9

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

3   3        

Construction and extraction occupations

18   5   4 1 8

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4           1

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

21 1 17   1   2

Production occupations

1   1        

Transportation and material moving occupations

20 1 16   1   2

Military specific occupations (9)

             

Footnotes
(1) Based on the BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System (OIICS) 2.01 implemented for 2011 data forward.
(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.
(5) Industry data from 2003 to 2008 are classified using the 2002 North American Industry Classification System. Industry data from 2009 to the present are classified using the North American Industry Classification System, 2007.
(6) Includes all fatal occupational injuries meeting this ownership criterion across all specified years, regardless of industry classification system.
(7) Includes fatal injuries at all establishments categorized as Mining (Sector 21) in the North American Industry Classification System, including establishments not governed by the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) rules and reporting, such as those in Oil and Gas Extraction.
(8) Occupation data from 2003 to 2010 are based on the Standard Occupational Classification system, 2000. Occupation data from 2011 to the present are based on the Standard Occupational Classification system, 2010.
(9) Includes fatal injuries to persons identified as resident armed forces regardless of individual occupation listed.

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. CFOI fatality counts exclude illness-related deaths unless precipitated by an injury event.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, in cooperation with State, New York City, District of Columbia, and Federal agencies, Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries.