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Southwest Fatal Occupational Injuries by State

Fatal occupational injuries by event or exposure, United States and selected states, 2019
Area Total
fatal
injuries
Event or exposure (1)
Violence and
other injuries
by persons
or animals
Transportation
incidents
Fires and
explosions
Falls, slips,
trips
Exposure to
harmful
substances
or environments
Contact with
objects and
equipment

United States

5,333 841 2,122 99 880 642 732

Arkansas

62 4 31 - 7 8 10

Louisiana

119 - 57 - 16 20 13

New Mexico

55 - 36 - 5 7 3

Oklahoma

73 7 41 - 11 6 6

Texas

608 86 283 18 96 60 63

(1) Based on BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System (OIICS) 2.01 implemented for 2011 data forward.

NOTE: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately. For complete information on how the data are coded and presented see our definitions page at www.bls.gov/iif/oshcfdef.htm. Dashes 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: BLS Southwest Information Office, Dallas; CFOI Survey.

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