November 17, 2011 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses requiring days away from work in 2010

Number of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses involving days away from work, selected industries, 2009 and 2010
Industry Number of nofatal occupation injuries and illnesses involving days away from work
2009 2010

Total private

964,990 933,200

Natural resources and mining

21,640 20,930

Construction

92,540 74,950

Manufacturing

127,130 127,140

Transportation and warehousing

90,700 89,540

Retail trade

136,990 131,380

Financial activities

30,270 27,480

Professional and business services

80,650 75,890

Health care and social assistance

172,820 176,380

Leisure and hospitality

87,740 88,740

These data are featured in the TED article, Nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses requiring days away from work in 2010.

 

Incidence rates for nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses involving days away from work, selected industries, 2009 and 2010
Industry Incidence rate (per 10,000 full-time workers)
2009 2010

Total private

106.4 107.7

Natural resources and mining

137.3 137.7

Construction

157.8 149.6

Manufacturing

103.5 111.7

Transportation and warehousing

226.8 232.0

Retail trade

118.4 118.4

Financial activities

42.0 40.2

Professional and business services

59.4 58.0

Health care and social assistance

138.6 139.9

Leisure and hospitality

100.9 106.6

These data are featured in the TED article, Nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses requiring days away from work in 2010.

 

 

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