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Fatal occupational injuries in Oklahoma

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Fatal occupational injuries by selected demographic characteristics and major events or exposures, Oklahoma
Selected
characteristics
2004
Total Event or exposure (1)
Contact
with objects
and
equipment
Falls Exposure to
harmful
substances or
environments
Transpor-
tation
incidents
Fires
or
explosions
Assaults
and
violent
acts

Total

91 13 10 10 44   11
 

Employee Status

             

Wage and Salary (2)

79 12 7 9 40   8

Self Employed (3)

12   3   4   3
 

Sex

             

Men

82 13 10 10 38   9

Women

9       6    
 

Age

             

Under 16

             

16-17

             

18-19

             

20-24

8 3          

25-34

16       9    

35-44

25 3 3 4 9   4

45-54

21   3 4 11    

55-64

11       7    

65 and older

7       4    
 

Race or ethnic origin (4)

             

White, non-Hispanic

65 7 8 5 37   8

Black or African American, non-Hispanic

6            

Hispanic or Latino

13 4   3      

American Indian or Alaska Native

             

Asian

             

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

             

Multiple races

             

Other or not reported

4       3    

Footnotes
(1) Based on the BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification system.
(2) May include volunteers and workers receiving other types of compensation.
(3) Includes self-employed workers, owners of unincorporated businesses and farms, paid and unpaid family workers, members of partnerships, and may include owners of incorporated businesses.
(4) Persons identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. The individual racial categories shown exclude data for Hispanic and Latino workers.

NOTE: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately. Blank cells indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, in cooperation with state and federal agencies, Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries.

 

Fatal occupational injuries by selected events and employee status and sex, Oklahoma
Event or exposure (1) 2004
Total Employee status Sex
Wage
and
salary
(2)
Self
employed
(3)
Men Women

Total

91 79 12 82 9
 

Contact with objects and equipment

13 12   13  

Struck by object

5 4   5  

Struck by falling object

4 3   4  

Caught in equipment or object

6 6   6  

Caught in running equipment or machinery

         

Falls

10 7 3 10  

Fall to lower level

9 6 3 9  

Fall from ladder

         

Fall from roof

         

Fall from scaffold

         

Harmful substances or environments

10 9   10  

Contact with electric current

9 8   9  

Exposure to caustic, noxious substances

         

Oxygen deficiency

         

Transportation incident

44 40 4 38 6

Highway transportation incident

32 31   26 6

Collision between vehicles

15 15   10 5

Non-collision highway incident

13 12   12  

Non-highway transportation incident

6 3 3 6  

Overturned, non-highway

         

Struck by vehicle

3 3   3  

Aircraft incident

         

Fires and explosions

         

Assaults and violent acts

11 8 3 9  

Homicides

7 6   5  

Homicides - shooting

4 3   3  

Self-inflicted injuries

         

Footnotes
(1) Based on the 1992 BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification Manual.
(2) May include volunteers and workers receiving other types of compensation.
(3) Includes self-employed workers, owners of unincorporated businesses and farms, paid and unpaid family workers, members of partnerships, and may include owners of incorporated businesses.

NOTE: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately. Blank cells indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, in cooperation with state and federal agencies, Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries.

 

Fatal occupational injuries by selected industries and major events or exposures, Oklahoma
Selected industries (1) 2004
Total Event or exposure (2)
Contact
with objects
and
equipment
Falls Exposure to
harmful
substances or
environments
Transpor-
tation
incidents
Fires
or
explosions
Assaults
and
violent
acts

Total

91 13 10 10 44   11
 

Private industry

             

Goods Producing

40 11 5 5 16    

Natural resources and mining

20 5     13    

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting

8       5    

Mining

12 3     8    

Construction

15 5 4 5      

Manufacturing

5            

Service providing

46   4 5 25   9

Trade, transportation, and utilities

25       18   3

Wholesale trade

5       4    

Retail trade

4           3

Transportation and warehousing

15       14    

Utilities

             

Information

             

Financial activities

5           4

Finance and insurance

3           3

Real estate and rental and leasing

             

Professional and business services

9     4      

Professional, scientific, and technical services

             

Management of companies and enterprises

             

Administrative and waste services

8            

Education and health services

             

Educational services

             

Health care and social assistance

             

Leisure and hospitality

             

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

             

Accommodation and food services

             

Other services

3            

Government (3)

5            

Federal

             

State

             

Local

             

Footnotes
(1) Classified according to the North American Industry Classification System, 2002.
(2) Based on the 1992 BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification Manual.
(3) Includes fatalities to workers employed by governmental organizations regardless of industry.

NOTE: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately. Blank cells indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, in cooperation with state and federal agencies, Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries.

 

Fatal occupational injuries by selected occupations and major events or exposures, Oklahoma
Selected occupations (1) 2004
Total Event or exposure (2)
Contact
with objects
and
equipment
Falls Exposure to
harmful
substances or
environments
Transpor-
tation
incidents
Fires
or
explosions
Assaults
and
violent
acts

Total

91 13 10 10 44   11
 

Management, professional, and related occupations

13       7   5

Management occupations

7       4   3

Business and financial operations occupations

             

Computer and mathematical occupations

             

Architecture and engineering occupations

             

Life, physical, and social science occupations

             

Community and social services occupations

             

Legal occupations

             

Education, training, and library occupations

             

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

             

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

             

Service occupations

8            

Healthcare support occupations

             

Protective service occupations

             

Food preparation and serving related occupations

             

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

4            

Personal care and service occupations

             

Sales and office occupations

9       5   3

Sales and related occupations

6       3    

Office and administrative support occupations

3            

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

28 10 5 6 6    

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

4            

Construction and extraction occupations

20 7 4 5 3    

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4            

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

33 3     24    

Production occupations

8            

Transportation and material moving occupations

25       22    

Military specific occupations

             

Footnotes
(1) Based on the 2000 Standard Occupational Classification System.
(2) Based on the 1992 BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification system.

NOTE: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately. Blank cells indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, in cooperation with state and federal agencies, Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries.