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Handbook of Methods Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries Overview

Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries: Overview

The Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities (IIF) program provides annual information on the rate and number of work-related injuries, illnesses, and fatal injuries, and how these statistics vary by incident, industry, geography, occupation, and other characteristics. These data are collected through the Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (SOII) and the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI).

CFOI is a census that collects and publishes a complete count of work-related fatal injuries and descriptive data on their circumstances.

Quick Facts: Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries
Subject areas Workplace injuries, illnesses, and fatalities
Key measures
  • Fatal workplace injuries
How the data are obtained Administrative records
Classification Industry, Occupation, Demographic
Periodicity of data availability Annual
Geographic detail National, State, Metro area
Scope Military, Private sector, State and local government, Government
Key products
Program webpage

Last Modified Date: November 03, 2017