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Fatal occupational injuries in Michigan

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Fatal occupational injuries by selected characteristics, by major event or exposure, Michigan
Characteristic 2017
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

153 41 43 7 27 11 23

Employee status

Wage and salary(2)

102 21 33 5 20 9 13

Self-employed(3)

51 20 10 2 7   10

Gender

Women

14 6 7        

Men

139 35 36 7 27 10 23

Age

Under 16 years

             

16 to 17 years

             

18 to 19 years

4     1   1  

20 to 24 years

9 3 3   1 1 1

25 to 34 years

26 11 7   3 4 1

35 to 44 years

22 9 3   3 3 3

45 to 54 years

32 7 12 1 6 1 5

55 to 64 years

30 6 8 2 6   7

65 years and over

28 2 9 2 8   6

Race or ethnic origin(4)

White (non-Hispanic)

116 23 34 6 22 11 19

Black or African-American (non-Hispanic)

25 15 6   3    

Hispanic or Latino

10           3

American Indian or Alaska Native (non-Hispanic)

             

Asian (non-Hispanic)

             

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 10 15   2   5

Management occupations

22 6 10   1   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

1   1        

Legal occupations

             

Education, training, and library occupations

             

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

5 2 2   1    

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

1   1        

Service occupations

24 8 8   4 3  

Healthcare support occupations

2 1          

Protective service occupations

7 2 4        

Food preparation and serving related occupations

4 1 1        

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

8   2   3 1  

Personal care and service occupations

3            

Sales and office occupations

11 6     3    

Sales and related occupations

9 6          

Office and administrative support occupations

2            

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

57 11 8 5 17 6 10

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

6   1     1 3

Construction and extraction occupations

34 6 5   12 4 5

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

17 4 2 3 5 1 2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

29 6 12 2     6

Production occupations

6 2 1       1

Transportation and material moving occupations

23 4 11 2     5

Military occupations(6)

             

Industry (NAICS)(7)

Private industry(8)

141 38 37 7 24 11 23

Goods producing

65 14 14 4 13 6 14

Natural resources and mining

22 5 8     1 8

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting

22 5 8     1 8

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

             

Construction

31 7 3   12 3 4

Manufacturing

12 2 3 2     2

Service providing

76 24 23 3 11 5 9

Trade, transportation, and utilities

28 11 6 2 3   4

Wholesale trade

6 2 1        

Retail trade

12 7 1 1      

Transportation and warehousing

10 2 4 1     1

Utilities

             

Information

    1        

Financial activities

1   1        

Finance and insurance

1   1        

Real estate and rental and leasing

             

Professional and business services

12   5   3 1 1

Professional, scientific, and technical services

2   1     1  

Management of companies and enterprises

             

Administrative and waste services

10   4   3   1

Educational and health services

5 1 3        

Educational services

             

Health care and social assistance

5 1 3        

Leisure and hospitality

18 5 5   4   3

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

11 4 2   3   2

Accommodation and food services

7 1 3        

Other services, except public administration

10 4   1 1 1 1

Government(8)

12 3 6   3    

Federal government

1            

State government

4   2        

Local government

7 2 4        

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.