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October 2005, Vol. 128, No. 10
Occupational injuries, illnesses, and fatalities among women
Anne B. Hoskins
Economist, Office of Compensation and Working Conditions, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Women experienced fewer fatal and nonfatal injuries and illnesses than men during the 1992–2003 period; homicide was the leading source of fatal injuries for women, and musculoskeletal disorders were the primary source of nonfatal injuries and illnesses.
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