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

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

226 29 67 6 72 27 23

Employee status

Wage and salary(2)

175 25 55 4 53 23 13

Self-employed(3)

51 4 12   19 4 10

Gender

Women

19 3 6   8    

Men

207 26 61 6 64 26 23

Age

Under 16 years

             

16 to 17 years

             

18 to 19 years

6 3 3        

20 to 24 years

11 4 5        

25 to 34 years

27   11     11  

35 to 44 years

25 3 6   6 3 6

45 to 54 years

40 7 15   8 4 6

55 to 64 years

65 7 17 3 25 5 6

65 years and over

50 4 8   31   3

Race or ethnic origin(4)

White (non-Hispanic)

185 23 55 5 59 22 19

Black or African-American (non-Hispanic)

13 3 3   5    

Hispanic or Latino

19   4   7 3 3

American Indian or Alaska Native (non-Hispanic)

             

Asian (non-Hispanic)

6   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

41 6 8   19 3 3

Management occupations

19   4   9   3

Business and financial operations occupations

1            

Computer and mathematical occupations

             

Architecture and engineering occupations

             

Life, physical, and social science occupations

             

Community and social services occupations

5       3    

Legal occupations

             

Education, training, and library occupations

7       5    

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

             

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

5            

Service occupations

44 10 9 4 11 6 3

Healthcare support occupations

3            

Protective service occupations

18 5 3 3 4 3  

Food preparation and serving related occupations

9       4    

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

11   3        

Personal care and service occupations

3            

Sales and office occupations

16 3 4   6    

Sales and related occupations

13   4   5    

Office and administrative support occupations

3            

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

73 5 14   28 13 13

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

9   6       3

Construction and extraction occupations

46   3   23 12 7

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

18 4 5   5   3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

48   31   8 3 3

Production occupations

8            

Transportation and material moving occupations

40   28   6    

Military occupations(6)

4 3          

Industry (NAICS)(7)

Private industry(8)

191 16 63 3 63 22 22

Goods producing

78   21   29 13 13

Natural resources and mining

21   11   5   5

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting

19   10   4   5

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

             

Construction

49   6   23 12 7

Manufacturing

8   4        

Service providing

113 15 42   34 9 9

Trade, transportation, and utilities

42 3 21   10 3 4

Wholesale trade

10   5   3    

Retail trade

11   4   4    

Transportation and warehousing

21   12   3    

Utilities

             

Information

6       3    

Financial activities

7            

Finance and insurance

             

Real estate and rental and leasing

7            

Professional and business services

11       4    

Professional, scientific, and technical services

             

Management of companies and enterprises

             

Administrative and waste services

10       4    

Educational and health services

17   7   5    

Educational services

3            

Health care and social assistance

14   5   4    

Leisure and hospitality

18 3 6   6    

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

5   3        

Accommodation and food services

13   3   5    

Other services, except public administration

12   4   4   3

Government(8)

35 13 4 3 9 5  

Federal government

6 4          

State government

6            

Local government

23 7 3 3 7    

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.