Fatal occupational injuries in New York (including N.Y.C)

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Fatal occupational injuries by selected characteristics, by major event or exposure, New York (including N.Y.C.)
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

178 39 56 4 36 12 30
 

Employee status

 

Wage and salary (2)

128 26 46   25 10 19

Self-employed (3)

50 13 10   11   11
 

Gender

 

Women

11 5 4        

Men

167 34 52 4 34 12 30
 

Age

 

Under 16 years

             

16 to 17 years

             

18 to 19 years

             

20 to 24 years

10 3         3

25 to 34 years

20 5 4   3   6

35 to 44 years

36 12 12   5 3  

45 to 54 years

44 10 10   11   11

55 to 64 years

40 5 13   9 4 7

65 years and over

26 4 13   7    
 

Race or ethnic origin (4)

 

White (non-Hispanic)

120 22 43 3 24 6 22

Black or African-American (non-Hispanic)

16 4 6   3    

Hispanic or Latino

32 9 5   6 4 8

American Indian or Alaska Native (non-Hispanic)

             

Asian (non-Hispanic)

8       3    

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

32 8 11   6 1 6

Management occupations

23 6 8   3 1 5

Business and financial operations occupations

             

Computer and mathematical occupations

             

Architecture and engineering occupations

4            

Life, physical, and social science occupations

             

Community and social services occupations

1   1        

Legal occupations

             

Education, training, and library occupations

             

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

             

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

             

Service occupations

26 11 6   3    

Healthcare support occupations

             

Protective service occupations

13 5 4        

Food preparation and serving related occupations

4 3          

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5 1          

Personal care and service occupations

3            

Sales and office occupations

12 7 3        

Sales and related occupations

8 6          

Office and administrative support occupations

4            

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

61 3 13   22 4 17

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

8     1     4

Construction and extraction occupations

39   5   20 3 9

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

14   6       4

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

46 10 23   5   5

Production occupations

3            

Transportation and material moving occupations

43 10 23   3   4

Military occupations (6)

1            
 

Industry (NAICS) (7)

 

Private industry (8)

154 34 44 3 32 11 29

Goods producing

71 4 20   22 5 18

Natural resources and mining

24   11 1   1 10

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting

21   10 1   1 8

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

3            

Construction

40   7   20 4 7

Manufacturing

7            

Service providing

83 30 24   10 6 11

Trade, transportation, and utilities

37 14 13   4 3 3

Wholesale trade

4            

Retail trade

12 6          

Transportation and warehousing

21 7 10        

Utilities

             

Information

             

Financial activities

6 5          

Finance and insurance

             

Real estate and rental and leasing

5 4          

Professional and business services

13 1     4   4

Professional, scientific, and technical services

             

Management of companies and enterprises

             

Administrative and waste services

11 1     3   4

Educational and health services

             

Educational services

             

Health care and social assistance

             

Leisure and hospitality

11 7          

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

             

Accommodation and food services

10 7          

Other services, except public administration

13 3 4       3

Government (8)

24 5 12   4    

Federal government

3            

State government

9 3     3    

Local government

12   8        

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.