Fatal work injury counts by event, recent years

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Fatal work injury counts by event
Event 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016

Transportation incidents

1,923 1,865 1,984 2,054 2,083

Falls, slips, trips

704 724 818 800 849

Contact with objects and equipment

723 721 715 722 761

Violence and other injuries by persons or animals

803 773 765 703 866

Exposure to harmful substances or environments

340 335 390 424 518

Fires and explosions

122 149 137 121 88