Fatal work injury counts by event, recent years

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Fatal work injury counts by event
Event 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017

Transportation incidents

1,865 1,984 2,054 2,083 2,077

Falls, slips, trips

724 818 800 849 887

Contact with objects and equipment

721 715 722 761 695

Violence and other injuries by persons or animals

773 765 703 866 807

Exposure to harmful substances or environments

335 390 424 518 531

Fires and explosions

149 137 121 88 123