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September 1992

Fatal work injuries: census for 31 States

Guy Toscano, Janice A. Windau

A new BLS program provides better data on work injuries, yielding detail needed to help in preventing future fatalities in the workplace. This article summarizes the initial results for the 31 States that participated in the first implementation phase of the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI) program, which covered calendar year 1991.

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