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Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities
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Number, median days away from work, and percentage of total injuries involving musculoskeletal disorders by selected occupations, U.S., private sector, 2018
OccupationNumberMedian DaysPercentage

Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers

25,1101338%

Nursing assistants

15,360752%

Heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers

14,8102131%

Stock clerks and order fillers

10,1501540%

Registered nurses

8,390842%

Light truck or delivery services drivers

8,3801638%

Retail salespersons

7,900830%

First-line supervisors of retail sales workers

6,0201236%

Maintenance and repair workers- general

6,0101428%

Maids and housekeeping cleaners

5,7401235%


Last Modified Date: May 1, 2020