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2017 Nonfatal Occupational Injuries and Illnesses: Cases with days of job transfer or restriction

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Chart 1: Nonfatal occupational injury and illness cases counts by case type, private industry, 1992 - 2017
YearNumber of days of job transfer or restriction cases in thousands(1)Number of days away from work cases in thousands(2)

1992

622.32331.1

1993

714.92252.5

1994

824.42236.6

1995

931.22040.9

1996

951.91880.6

1997

1032.81833.4

1998

1050.21730.5

1999

1040.31702.5

2000

1088.11664

2001

1021.51537.6

2002

1058.21436.2

2003

986.01315.9

2004

965.71259.3

2005

950.11234.7

2006

931.11183.5

2007

877.21158.9

2008

822.61078.1

2009

702.4965.0

2010

664.9933.2

2011

642.8918.2

2012

663.0918.7

2013

655.6917.1

2014

663.6916.4

2015

669.8902.2

2016

655.6892.3

2017

645.3882.7

Footnotes:

(1)Days of-job-transfer or-restriction cases involve a temporary transfer to another job or restricted duty and no days away from work.

(2)Days-away-from-work cases include those that resulted in days away from work, some of which also included job transfer or restriction.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 2: Distribution of DART cases by DJTR and DAFW by industry, 2017
YearIndustry NAICS code(1)Number of days of job transfer or restriction cases(2)Number of days away from work cases(3)

2017

Crop production1110005,9006,560

2017

Transportation equipment manufacturing33600023,24016,150

2017

Food and beverage stores44500027,21031,450

2017

Truck transportation48400012,92031,760

2017

Amusement, gambling and recreation7130009,54010,970

2017

Food services and drinking places72200021,01055,930

Footnotes:

(1) North American Industry Classification System - United States, 2012

(2) Days of-job-transfer or-restriction cases involve a temporary transfer to another job or restricted duty and no days away from work.

(3) Days-away-from-work cases include those that resulted in days away from work, some of which also included job transfer or restriction.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 3: Composition of DART incidence rates(1) by DJTR and DAFW by industry, 2017
YearIndustry NAICS code(2)Incidence rate of days of job transfer or restriction cases(3)Incidence rate of days away from work cases(4)

2017

Crop production111000146.5162.8

2017

Transportation equipment manufacturing336000140.397.5

2017

Food and beverage stores445000124.4143.8

2017

Truck transportation48400084.0206.5

2017

Amusement, gambling and recreation71300095.6110.0

2017

Food services and drinking places72200029.277.9

Footnotes:

(1)Incidence rate per 10,000 full-time workers

(2) North American Industry Classification System - United States, 2012

(3) Days of-job-transfer or-restriction cases involve a temporary transfer to another job or restricted duty and no days away from work.

(4) Days-away-from-work cases include those that resulted in days away from work, some of which also included job transfer or restriction.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 4: Median DJTR(1) and number of workers by age of worker, crop production industry, 2017
YearAge groupMedian days of job transfer or restriction(2)Number of workers

2017

16 to 19 years5180

2017

20 to 24 years13640

2017

25 to 34 years13 1,740

2017

35 to 44 years141,270

2017

45 to 54 years151,340

2017

55 to 64 years16540

2017

65 years and older7130

Footnotes:

(1)Days of-job-transfer or-restriction cases involve a temporary transfer to another job or restricted duty and no days away from work.

(2)Median days is the measure used to summarize the varying lengths of time workers were affected by an injury or illness. Half of the cases involved more days and half involved less days than a specified median. Median days are represented in actual values.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 5: Median DJTR(1) and number of workers by age of worker, transportation equipment manufacturing industry, 2017
YearAge groupMedian days of job transfer or restriction(2)Number of workers

2017

16 to 19 years7200

2017

20 to 24 years112,110

2017

25 to 34 years135,680

2017

35 to 44 years135,410

2017

45 to 54 years145,760

2017

55 to 64 years203,370

2017

65 years and older29370

Footnotes:

(1)Days of-job-transfer or-restriction cases involve a temporary transfer to another job or restricted duty and no days away from work.

(2)Median days is the measure used to summarize the varying lengths of time workers were affected by an injury or illness. Half of the cases involved more days and half involved less days than a specified median. Median days are represented in actual values.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 6: Median DJTR(1) and number of workers by age of worker, food and beverage stores industry, 2017
YearAge groupMedian days of job transfer or restriction(2)Number of workers

2017

16 to 19 years111,780

2017

20 to 24 years104,020

2017

25 to 34 years136,050

2017

35 to 44 years154,370

2017

45 to 54 years185,340

2017

55 to 64 years154,230

2017

65 years and older21930

Footnotes:

(1)Days of-job-transfer or-restriction cases involve a temporary transfer to another job or restricted duty and no days away from work.

(2)Median days is the measure used to summarize the varying lengths of time workers were affected by an injury or illness. Half of the cases involved more days and half involved less days than a specified median. Median days are represented in actual values.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 7: Median DJTR(1) and number of workers by age of worker, truck transportation industry, 2017
YearAge groupMedian days of job transfer or restriction(2)Number of workers

2017

16 to 19 years11310

2017

20 to 24 years101,270

2017

25 to 34 years93,430

2017

35 to 44 years132,270

2017

45 to 54 years123,050

2017

55 to 64 years182,120

2017

65 years and older11320

Footnotes:

(1)Days of-job-transfer or-restriction cases involve a temporary transfer to another job or restricted duty and no days away from work.

(2)Median days is the measure used to summarize the varying lengths of time workers were affected by an injury or illness. Half of the cases involved more days and half involved less days than a specified median. Median days are represented in actual values.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 8: Median DJTR(1) and number of workers by age of worker, amusement, gambling and recreation industry, 2017
YearAge groupMedian days of job transfer or restriction(2)Number of workers

2017

16 to 19 years9780

2017

20 to 24 years81,700

2017

25 to 34 years142,260

2017

35 to 44 years131,310

2017

45 to 54 years231,410

2017

55 to 64 years141,410

2017

65 years and older16400

Footnotes:

(1)Days of-job-transfer or-restriction cases involve a temporary transfer to another job or restricted duty and no days away from work.

(2)Median days is the measure used to summarize the varying lengths of time workers were affected by an injury or illness. Half of the cases involved more days and half involved less days than a specified median. Median days are represented in actual values.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 9: Median DJTR(1) and number of workers by age of worker, food services and drinking places industry, 2017
YearAge groupMedian days of job transfer or restriction(2)Number of workers

2017

16 to 19 years72,270

2017

20 to 24 years74,440

2017

25 to 34 years94,620

2017

35 to 44 years123,890

2017

45 to 54 years143,050

2017

55 to 64 years132,180

2017

65 years and older14310

Footnotes:

(1)Days of-job-transfer or-restriction cases involve a temporary transfer to another job or restricted duty and no days away from work.

(2)Median days is the measure used to summarize the varying lengths of time workers were affected by an injury or illness. Half of the cases involved more days and half involved less days than a specified median. Median days are represented in actual values.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 10: Injury and illness topology
Each injury or illness is described from four viewpoints.

See the table below for a description of the following nonfatal work injury case(1): A nursing aide strains her back from overexertion while lifting a patient

Nature of disabling condition

Part of body affectedEvent or exposureSource of injury or illness

strains

backoverexertion while liftingpatient

Footnotes:

(1)Case narratives are coded using the Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System (OIICS) version 2.01 developed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 11: Median days and incidence rate for DJTR cases by nature of injury or illness, crop production industry, 2017
YearNature(1)Median days of job transfer or restriction(2)Rate per 10,000 full-time workers

2017

Tendonitis671.9

2017

Heat (thermal) burns450.5

2017

Fractures364.3

2017

Bruises, contusions1619.3

2017

Sprains, strains, tears1561.8

2017

Soreness, pain1321.7

2017

Multiple injuries with sprains101.7

2017

Cuts, lacerations816.2

2017

Multiple traumatic injuries83.1

2017

Cuts, lacerations, punctures719.2

2017

Punctures (except gunshot wounds)53.0

Footnotes:

(1)Data shown in columns correspond to Natures based on the Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System 2.01 developed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

(2)Median days is the measure used to summarize the varying lengths of time workers were affected by an injury or illness. Half of the cases involved more days and half involved less days than a specified median. Median days are represented in actual values.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 12: Median days and incidence rate for DJTR cases by nature of injury or illness, transportation equipment manufacturing industry, 2017
YearNature(1)Median days of job transfer or restriction(2)Rate per 10,000 full-time workers

2017

Carpal tunnel syndrome481.0

2017

Fractures316.1

2017

Tendonitis271.9

2017

Amputations210.4

2017

Soreness, pain1716.9

2017

Sprains, strains, tears1566.4

2017

Bruises, contusions1016.1

2017

Cuts, lacerations1015.2

2017

Cuts, lacerations, punctures1017.3

2017

Multiple injuries with sprains101.0

2017

Multiple traumatic injuries101.8

2017

Punctures (except gunshot wounds)82.1

2017

Chemical burns and corrosions70.2

2017

Heat (thermal) burns70.8

2017

Multiple injuries with fractures40.1

Footnotes:

(1)Data shown in columns correspond to Natures based on the Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System 2.01 developed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

(2)Median days is the measure used to summarize the varying lengths of time workers were affected by an injury or illness. Half of the cases involved more days and half involved less days than a specified median. Median days are represented in actual values.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 13: Median days and incidence rate for DJTR cases by nature of injury or illness, food and beverage stores industry, 2017
YearNature(1)Median days of job transfer or restriction(2)Rate per 10,000 full-time workers

2017

Tendonitis550.4

2017

Carpal tunnel syndrome440.3

2017

Fractures382.6

2017

Multiple traumatic injuries372.7

2017

Multiple injuries with sprains181.5

2017

Sprains, strains, tears1758.7

2017

Soreness, pain1512.5

2017

Bruises, contusions1115.4

2017

Cuts, lacerations921.9

2017

Cuts, lacerations, punctures922.5

2017

Heat (thermal) burns82.5

2017

Amputations70.3

2017

Punctures (except gunshot wounds)60.6

2017

Chemical burns and corrosions20.4

Footnotes:

(1)Data shown in columns correspond to Natures based on the Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System 2.01 developed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

(2)Median days is the measure used to summarize the varying lengths of time workers were affected by an injury or illness. Half of the cases involved more days and half involved less days than a specified median. Median days are represented in actual values.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 14: Median days and incidence rate for DJTR cases by nature of injury or illness, truck transportation industry, 2017
YearNature(1)Median days of job transfer or restriction(2)Rate per 10,000 full-time workers

2017

Multiple injuries with fractures500.1

2017

Heat (thermal) burns360.4

2017

Multiple injuries with sprains341.5

2017

Multiple traumatic injuries341.8

2017

Fractures284.3

2017

Sprains, strains, tears1347.5

2017

Chemical burns and corrosions130.4

2017

Soreness, pain136.8

2017

Bruises, contusions810.1

2017

Cuts, lacerations86.2

2017

Cuts, lacerations, punctures76.7

2017

Punctures (except gunshot wounds)40.5

Footnotes:

(1)Data shown in columns correspond to Natures based on the Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System 2.01 developed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

(2)Median days is the measure used to summarize the varying lengths of time workers were affected by an injury or illness. Half of the cases involved more days and half involved less days than a specified median. Median days are represented in actual values.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 15: Median days and incidence rate for DJTR cases by nature of injury or illness, amusement, gambling and recreation industry, 2017
YearNature(1)Median days of job transfer or restriction(2)Rate per 10,000 full-time workers

2017

Carpal tunnel syndrome1220.2

2017

Multiple injuries with sprains271.6

2017

Multiple traumatic injuries271.9

2017

Fractures264.9

2017

Punctures (except gunshot wounds)170.6

2017

Heat (thermal) burns162.2

2017

Sprains, strains, tears1444.4

2017

Soreness, pain1414.0

2017

Cuts, lacerations, punctures107.8

2017

Cuts, lacerations97.2

2017

Bruises, contusions812.5

Footnotes:

(1)Data shown in columns correspond to Natures based on the Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System 2.01 developed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

(2)Median days is the measure used to summarize the varying lengths of time workers were affected by an injury or illness. Half of the cases involved more days and half involved less days than a specified median. Median days are represented in actual values.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 16: Median days and incidence rate for DJTR cases by nature of injury or illness, food services and drinking places industry, 2017
YearNature(1)Median days of job transfer or restriction(2)Rate per 10,000 full-time workers

2017

Carpal tunnel syndrome440.1

2017

Fractures240.8

2017

Sprains, strains, tears158.4

2017

Bruises, contusions123.7

2017

Chemical burns and corrosions120.1

2017

Multiple traumatic injuries120.4

2017

Punctures (except gunshot wounds)110.1

2017

Soreness, pain83.8

2017

Heat (thermal) burns72.4

2017

Cuts, lacerations77.6

2017

Cuts, lacerations, punctures77.7

2017

Multiple injuries with sprains60.3

2017

Amputations40.0

Footnotes:

(1)Data shown in columns correspond to Natures based on the Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System 2.01 developed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

(2)Median days is the measure used to summarize the varying lengths of time workers were affected by an injury or illness. Half of the cases involved more days and half involved less days than a specified median. Median days are represented in actual values.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 17: Distribution of musculoskeletal disorders in DART cases by DJTR and DAFW by industry, 2017
YearIndustry NAICS code(1)Number of days of job transfer or restriction cases(2)Number of days away from work cases(3)

2017

Crop production1110001,9801,640

2017

Transportation equipment manufacturing33600011,9007,550

2017

Food and beverage stores44500012,11011,180

2017

Truck transportation4840005,6609,580

2017

Amusement, gambling and recreation7130003,6302,640

2017

Food services and drinking places7220005,1209,750

Footnotes:

(1) North American Industry Classification System - United States, 2012

(2) Days of-job-transfer or-restriction cases involve a temporary transfer to another job or restricted duty and no days away from work.

(3) Days-away-from-work cases include those that resulted in days away from work, some of which also included job transfer or restriction.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 18: Incidence rate and number of sprains, strains and tears by DJTR and DAFW, 2017
YearIndustry NAICS code(1)Case type(2)(3)Incidence rate per 10,000 full-time workersNumber of cases

2017

Crop production111000DJTR61.8 2490

2017

Crop production111000DAFW41.51,670

2017

Transportation equipment manufacturing336000DJTR66.411,000

2017

Transportation equipment manufacturing336000DAFW37.86,250

2017

Food and beverage stores445000DJTR58.712,840

2017

Food and beverage stores445000DAFW55.512,140

2017

Truck transportation484000DJTR47.57,310

2017

Truck transportation484000DAFW81.412,520

2017

Amusement, gambling and recreation713000DJTR44.44,430

2017

Amusement, gambling and recreation713000DAFW31.73,170

2017

Food services and drinking places722000DJTR8.46,000

2017

Food services and drinking places722000DAFW18.012,960

Footnotes:

(1) North American Industry Classification System - United States, 2012

(2) Days of-job-transfer or-restriction cases involve a temporary transfer to another job or restricted duty and no days away from work.

(3) Days-away-from-work cases include those that resulted in days away from work, some of which also included job transfer or restriction.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 19: Incidence rate and number of bruises and contusions by DJTR and DAFW, 2017
YearIndustry NAICS code(1)Case type(2)(3)Incidence rate per 10,000 full-time workersNumber of cases

2017

Crop production111000DJTR19.3 780

2017

Crop production111000DAFW11.7 470

2017

Transportation equipment manufacturing336000DJTR16.1 2,660

2017

Transportation equipment manufacturing336000DAFW7.9 1,310

2017

Food and beverage stores445000DJTR15.4 3,370

2017

Food and beverage stores445000DAFW18.7 4,080

2017

Truck transportation484000DJTR10.1 1,550

2017

Truck transportation484000DAFW19.5 3,000

2017

Amusement, gambling and recreation713000DJTR12.5 1,240

2017

Amusement, gambling and recreation713000DAFW9.8 980

2017

Food services and drinking places722000DJTR3.7 2,630

2017

Food services and drinking places722000DAFW6.5 4,630

Footnotes:

(1) North American Industry Classification System - United States, 2012

(2) Days of-job-transfer or-restriction cases involve a temporary transfer to another job or restricted duty and no days away from work.

(3) Days-away-from-work cases include those that resulted in days away from work, some of which also included job transfer or restriction.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 20: Incidence rate and number of soreness and pain by DJTR and DAFW, 2017
YearIndustry NAICS code(1)Case type(2)(3)Incidence rate per 10,000 full-time workersNumber of cases

2017

Crop production111000DJTR21.7870

2017

Crop production111000DAFW25.31,020

2017

Transportation equipment manufacturing336000DJTR16.92,800

2017

Transportation equipment manufacturing336000DAFW9.81,620

2017

Food and beverage stores445000DJTR12.52,740

2017

Food and beverage stores445000DAFW17.93,930

2017

Truck transportation484000DJTR6.81,040

2017

Truck transportation484000DAFW31.34,820

2017

Amusement, gambling and recreation713000DJTR14.01,400

2017

Amusement, gambling and recreation713000DAFW18.51,850

2017

Food services and drinking places722000DJTR3.82,700

2017

Food services and drinking places722000DAFW11.07,930

Footnotes:

(1) North American Industry Classification System - United States, 2012

(2) Days of-job-transfer or-restriction cases involve a temporary transfer to another job or restricted duty and no days away from work.

(3) Days-away-from-work cases include those that resulted in days away from work, some of which also included job transfer or restriction.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 21: Median days and incidence rate for DJTR cases by event or exposure, crop production industry, 2017
YearEvent(1)Median days of job transfer or restriction(2)Rate per 10,000 full-time workers

2017

Repetitive motion involving microtasks282.8

2017

Slips, trips without fall198.4

2017

Falls, slips, trips1643.0

2017

Overexertion in lifting or lowering1615.0

2017

Fall on same level1521.8

2017

Overexertion and bodily reaction1550.9

2017

Fall to lower level1412.3

2017

Transportation incidents132.4

2017

Caught in or compressed by object or equipment124.9

2017

Struck against object or equipment1111.4

2017

Exposure to harmful substances or environments101.9

2017

Contact with object, equipment1046.1

2017

Struck by object or equipment928.0

Footnotes:

(1)Data shown in columns correspond to Events based on the Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System 2.01 developed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

(2)Median days is the measure used to summarize the varying lengths of time workers were affected by an injury or illness. Half of the cases involved more days and half involved less days than a specified median. Median days are represented in actual values.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 22: Median days and incidence rate for DJTR cases by event or exposure, transportation equipment manufacturing industry, 2017
YearEvent(1)Median days of job transfer or restriction(2)Rate per 10,000 full-time workers

2017

Repetitive motion involving microtasks2714.9

2017

Fall on same level1811.0

2017

Overexertion and bodily reaction1873.5

2017

Falls, slips, trips1617.2

2017

Transportation incidents141.0

2017

Slips, trips without fall143.3

2017

Fall to lower level142.6

2017

Overexertion in lifting or lowering1414.7

2017

Caught in or compressed by object or equipment136.9

2017

Struck by object or equipment1125.1

2017

Struck against object or equipment109.2

2017

Contact with object, equipment1043.6

2017

Exposure to harmful substances or environments32.6

Footnotes:

(1)Data shown in columns correspond to Events based on the Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System 2.01 developed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

(2)Median days is the measure used to summarize the varying lengths of time workers were affected by an injury or illness. Half of the cases involved more days and half involved less days than a specified median. Median days are represented in actual values.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 23: Median days and incidence rate for DJTR cases by event or exposure, food and beverage stores industry, 2017
YearEvent(1)Median days of job transfer or restriction(2)Rate per 10,000 full-time workers

2017

Repetitive motion involving microtasks294.5

2017

Fall on same level2116.5

2017

Falls, slips, trips1921.0

2017

Transportation incidents170.8

2017

Overexertion and bodily reaction1756.4

2017

Slips, trips without fall152.8

2017

Overexertion in lifting or lowering1528.4

2017

Caught in or compressed by object or equipment144.8

2017

Struck against object or equipment1011.4

2017

Contact with object, equipment1041.7

2017

Struck by object or equipment924.5

2017

Intentional injury by other person80.3

2017

Fall to lower level81.6

2017

Exposure to harmful substances or environments83.4

Footnotes:

(1)Data shown in columns correspond to Events based on the Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System 2.01 developed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

(2)Median days is the measure used to summarize the varying lengths of time workers were affected by an injury or illness. Half of the cases involved more days and half involved less days than a specified median. Median days are represented in actual values.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 24: Median days and incidence rate for DJTR cases by event or exposure, truck transportation industry, 2017
YearEvent(1)Median days of job transfer or restriction(2)Rate per 10,000 full-time workers

2017

Transportation incidents165.0

2017

Slips, trips without fall144.6

2017

Fall to lower level144.6

2017

Falls, slips, trips1419.1

2017

Repetitive motion involving microtasks140.8

2017

Fall on same level139.1

2017

Exposure to harmful substances or environments131.1

2017

Caught in or compressed by object or equipment122.6

2017

Overexertion and bodily reaction1237.4

2017

Intentional injury by other person100.1

2017

Overexertion in lifting or lowering1012.6

2017

Struck by object or equipment813.6

2017

Struck against object or equipment83.7

2017

Contact with object, equipment820.7

Footnotes:

(1)Data shown in columns correspond to Events based on the Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System 2.01 developed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

(2)Median days is the measure used to summarize the varying lengths of time workers were affected by an injury or illness. Half of the cases involved more days and half involved less days than a specified median. Median days are represented in actual values.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 25: Median days and incidence rate for DJTR cases by event or exposure, amusement, gambling, and recreation industry, 2017
YearEvent(1)Median days of job transfer or restriction(2)Rate per 10,000 full-time workers

2017

Repetitive motion involving microtasks216.8

2017

Slips, trips without fall193.8

2017

Exposure to harmful substances or environments163.1

2017

Fall to lower level152.2

2017

Fall on same level1416.6

2017

Falls, slips, trips1422.8

2017

Struck against object or equipment145.5

2017

Overexertion and bodily reaction1438.0

2017

Contact with object, equipment1025.3

2017

Overexertion in lifting or lowering109.1

2017

Struck by object or equipment916.1

2017

Transportation incidents73.3

2017

Caught in or compressed by object or equipment72.1

Footnotes:

(1)Data shown in columns correspond to Events based on the Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System 2.01 developed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

(2)Median days is the measure used to summarize the varying lengths of time workers were affected by an injury or illness. Half of the cases involved more days and half involved less days than a specified median. Median days are represented in actual values.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

Chart 26: Median days and incidence rate for DJTR cases by event or exposure, food services and drinking places industry, 2017
YearEvent(1)Median days of job transfer or restriction(2)Rate per 10,000 full-time workers

2017

Repetitive motion involving microtasks420.7

2017

Transportation incidents180.2

2017

Slips, trips without fall160.6

2017

Overexertion in lifting or lowering152.8

2017

Overexertion and bodily reaction157.3

2017

Fall to lower level140.6

2017

Falls, slips, trips136.6

2017

Caught in or compressed by object or equipment130.8

2017

Fall on same level125.3

2017

Exposure to harmful substances or environments72.8

2017

Struck by object or equipment78.4

2017

Struck against object or equipment72.6

2017

Contact with object, equipment711.9

Footnotes:

(1)Data shown in columns correspond to Events based on the Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System 2.01 developed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

(2)Median days is the measure used to summarize the varying lengths of time workers were affected by an injury or illness. Half of the cases involved more days and half involved less days than a specified median. Median days are represented in actual values.

Note: Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, December 2018.

 

Last Modified Date: February 13, 2019