Fatal occupational injuries in Florida

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Fatal occupational injuries by selected characteristics, by major event or exposure, Florida
Characteristic 2013
Total fatal injuries Event or exposure (1)
Violence
and other
injuries by
persons or
animals
Transpor-
tation
incidents
Fires
and
explosions
Falls,
slips,
trips
Exposure to
harmful
substances or
environments
Contact
with objects
and
equipment

Total

239 47 91   55 19 25
 

Employee status

 

Wage and salary (2)

192 36 74   41 17 22

Self-employed (3)

47 11 17   14   3
 

Gender

 

Women

17 5 9       1

Men

221 42 81   53 19 24
 

Age

 

Under 16 years

1       1    

16 to 17 years

             

18 to 19 years

2   1        

20 to 24 years

9 3 4        

25 to 34 years

41 7 15   9 4 6

35 to 44 years

51 9 23   9 4 5

45 to 54 years

59 17 18   15 4 5

55 to 64 years

45 9 16   12 4 3

65 years and over

31   14   8   6
 

Race or ethnic origin (4)

 

White (non-Hispanic)

132 25 51   31 11 14

Black or African-American (non-Hispanic)

30 5 12   7   3

Hispanic or Latino

68 13 26   15 5 8

American Indian or Alaska Native (non-Hispanic)

             

Asian (non-Hispanic)

6            

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander (non-Hispanic)

             

Multiple races (non-Hispanic)

             

Other races or not reported (non-Hispanic)

             
 

Occupation (SOC) (5)

 

Management, business, science, and arts occupations

21 7 12        

Management occupations

12 7 5        

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

    1        

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

             

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

2   2        

Service occupations

41 16 5   14 1 4

Healthcare support occupations

             

Protective service occupations

10 7          

Food preparation and serving related occupations

  1          

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

25 6     11 1 4

Personal care and service occupations

4            

Sales and office occupations

24 11 6   6    

Sales and related occupations

19 11 3   4    

Office and administrative support occupations

5   3        

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

90 7 22   31 17 13

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

11   3        

Construction and extraction occupations

55   13   25 7 8

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

24 3 6   4 8 3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

59 6 43       6

Production occupations

4            

Transportation and material moving occupations

55 5 42       5

Military occupations (6)

4   3       1
 

Industry (NAICS) (7)

 

Private industry (8)

218 42 81   52 18 24

Goods producing

81 8 24   26 11 11

Natural resources and mining

19 6 7        

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting

19 6 7        

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (9)

             

Construction

54 1 15   22 9 7

Manufacturing

8            

Service providing

137 34 57   26 7 13

Trade, transportation, and utilities

66 15 38   7 3 3

Wholesale trade

12   8        

Retail trade

18 10 5   3    

Transportation and warehousing

36 4 25     3  

Utilities

             

Information

             

Financial activities

6   1   3    

Finance and insurance

             

Real estate and rental and leasing

6   1   3    

Professional and business services

40 8 10   12 3 7

Professional, scientific, and technical services

8   5        

Management of companies and enterprises

             

Administrative and waste services

32 6 5   11 3 7

Educational and health services

10 1 6        

Educational services

4   2        

Health care and social assistance

6 1 4        

Leisure and hospitality

10 8          

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

4 3          

Accommodation and food services

6 5          

Other services, except public administration

3            

Government (8)

21 5 10       1

Federal government

5   4       1

State government

5   3        

Local government

11 4 3        

Footnotes
(1) Based on the BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System (OIICS) 2.01 implemented for 2011 data forward.
(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, and may include some owners of incorporated businesses or members of partnerships.
(4) Persons identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. The race categories shown exclude data for Hispanic and Latino workers.
(5) CFOI has used several versions of the Standard Occupation Classification (SOC) system since 2003 to define occupation. For more information on the version of SOC used in this year, see our definitions page.
(6) Includes fatal injuries to persons identified as resident armed forces regardless of individual occupation listed.
(7) CFOI has used several versions of the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) since 2003 to define industry. For more information on the version of NAICS used in this year, see our definitions page.
(8) Includes all fatal occupational injuries meeting this ownership criterion across all specified years, regardless of industry classification system.
(9) Includes fatal injuries at all establishments categorized as Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (Sector 21) in the North American Industry Classification System, including establishments not governed by the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) rules and reporting, such as those in Oil and Gas Extraction.

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. CFOI fatality counts exclude illness-related deaths unless precipitated by an injury event.
Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, in cooperation with state, New York City, District of Columbia, and federal agencies, Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries.