Southwest Occupational Fatalities by State

Fatal Occupational Injuries by Event or Exposure, U.S. and Selected States, 2012
Area Total
fatalities (1)
Event or exposure (2)
Transportation
incidents (3)
Assaults and
violent acts (4)
Contact with
objects and
equipment
 &nbs Falls &nbs  Exposure to
harmful substances
or environments
Fires and
explosions

United States

4,628 1,923 803 723 704 340 122

  Arkansas

63 23 13 9 5 8 5

  Louisiana

116 53 15 14 13 16 5

  New Mexico

39 20 3 4 6 5 -

  Oklahoma

97 53 7 12 10 11 4

  Texas

536 262 67 65 75 44 22

(1) Total fatalities includes other events and exposures, such as bodily reaction, in addition to those shown separately.
(2) Based on BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System (OIICS) 2.01 implemented for 2011 data forward.
(3) Includes highway, nonhighway, air, water, and rail fatalities, and fatalities resulting from being struck by a vehicle.
(4) Includes violence by persons, self-inflicted injuries, and attacks by animals.

NOTE: Dashes indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria.

Source: BLS Southwest Information Office, Dallas; CFOI Survey.

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Last Modified Date: June 10, 2014