Table 2.

Numbers of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by selected industries and case types, 2003
Virginia
(In thousands)
Cases with days away from work, job
transfer, or restriction
1

Industry

NAICS
code2

2003
Average
annual
employment3

Total
recordable
cases

Total

Cases with
days away
from work 4

Cases
with job
transfer or
restriction

Other
recordable
cases

All industries including
State and local government 5 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

3,243.5

116.3

58.2

33.8

24.3

58.1

Private industry 5 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

2,768.5

92.9

49.1

27.8

21.3

43.8

541.2

28.8

17.1

9.0

8.1

11.7

18.1

0.7

0.5

0.4

0.1

0.3

--

0.2

0.1

--

0.2

5

Goods producing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
5,6

Natural resources and mining

........................................
5

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

11

10.0

Forestry and logging . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

113

2.2

Mining6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

21

8.1

0.4

0.3

0.3

( 9)

0.1

Mining (except oil and gas)7 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

212

6.9

0.4

0.3

0.3

( 9)

0.1

218.1

10.5

5.7

4.2

1.6

4.7

Construction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

( 9)

( 9)

( 9)

( 10 )

( 10 )

Construction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

23

218.1

10.5

5.7

4.2

1.6

4.7

Construction of buildings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Heavy and civil engineering construction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Specialty trade contractors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

236
237
238

48.2
32.5
137.5

1.7
2.2
6.6

0.9
1.1
3.7

0.7
0.8
2.7

0.2
0.3
1.0

0.8
1.0
2.9

305.1

17.6

10.9

4.4

6.5

6.7

Manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

31-33

305.1

17.6

10.9

4.4

6.5

6.7

Food manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Textile mills . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Textile product mills . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Apparel manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Leather and allied product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

311
312
313
314
315
316

33.8
10.4
13.6
4.4
4.7
0.4

2.6
0.6
0.5
0.3
0.2

2.0
0.2
0.3
0.2
0.1

0.7
0.2
0.1

1.3
0.1
0.2
0.2
0.1

0.6
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.1
( 10 )

See footnotes at end of table.

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Table 2. Numbers of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by selected industries and case types, 2003 -- Continued
Virginia
(In thousands)
Cases with days away from work, job
transfer, or restriction
1

Industry

Wood product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Paper manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Printing and related support activities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Chemical manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Plastics and rubber products manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Primary metal manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Fabricated metal product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Machinery manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Transportation equipment manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Furniture and related product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

NAICS
code2

2003
Average
annual
employment3

321
322
323
325
326
327
331
332
333
335
336
337

Total
recordable
cases

Total

19.1
12.5
16.4
18.2
22.1
11.3
6.7
19.8
18.9
8.1
38.7
19.6

1.1
0.3
0.5
0.6
1.4
1.2
0.5
0.9
1.2
0.2
3.3
1.1

0.6
0.2
0.2
0.5
0.8
1.0
0.4
0.5
0.6
0.1
2.2
0.6

Service providing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

2,224.3

64.2

8
Trade, transportation, and utilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

630.2

Cases with
days away
from work 4

Cases
with job
transfer or
restriction

0.4
0.1
0.1
0.2
0.2
0.5
0.1
0.3
0.3

Other
recordable
cases

0.7
0.1

1.6
0.4

0.5
0.1
0.3
0.1
0.6
0.2
0.1
0.5
0.6
0.1
1.1
0.6

32.0

18.8

13.2

32.2

26.9

15.6

8.4

7.1

11.3

1.6

1.8

1.6

( 9)

0.2
0.1
0.1
0.2
0.6
0.5
0.3
0.1
0.3
( 9)

Wholesale trade . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

42

113.5

5.1

3.4

Merchant wholesalers, durable goods . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

423
425

62.3
14.4

2.8
0.1

1.6
0.1

Retail trade . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

44-45

404.0

15.2

7.5

4.1

3.4

7.7

Motor vehicle and parts dealers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Furniture and home furnishings stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Electronics and appliance stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Food and beverage stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Clothing and clothing accessories stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
General merchandise stores . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Miscellaneous store retailers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Nonstore retailers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

441
442
443
444
445
448
451
452
453
454

54.3
17.5
13.9
30.1
61.4
34.4
17.5
78.6
24.0
16.9

2.1
0.6
0.3
1.1
3.8
0.4
0.4
3.7
0.5
0.8

0.6
0.2
0.1
0.6
2.0
0.1
0.2
2.2
0.3
0.4

0.5
0.2
0.1
0.5
0.9
0.1
0.1
0.7
0.2
0.2

0.1
0.1

0.2

1.5
0.3
0.2
0.5
1.8
0.3
0.3
1.5
0.2
0.3

48-49

100.8

5.9

4.1

2.4

1.7

1.8

8

Transportation and warehousing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

See footnotes at end of table.

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0.8
( 9)

1.1
( 9)

( 9)
0.1
1.0
( 9)
0.1
1.5
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Table 2. Numbers of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by selected industries and case types, 2003 -- Continued
Virginia
(In thousands)
Cases with days away from work, job
transfer, or restriction
1

Industry

NAICS
code2

2003
Average
annual
employment3

Total
recordable
cases

Total

Cases with
days away
from work 4

Cases
with job
transfer or
restriction

Air transportation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Truck transportation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Transit and ground passenger transportation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Pipeline transportation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Support activities for transportation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Warehousing and storage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

481
484
485
486
488
493

17.3
30.8
6.6
0.4
14.9
17.8

1.1
1.9
0.3
( 10 )
0.7
1.2

0.7
1.3
0.1
( 10 )
0.5
0.9

0.4
0.7
0.1
( 10 )
0.3
0.4

( 9)
( 10 )
0.2
0.5

-0.6
0.1
( 10 )
0.2
0.3

Utilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

22

11.9

0.7

0.5

0.2

0.2

0.2

Utilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

221

11.9

0.7

0.5

0.2

0.2

0.2

101.0

0.9

0.4

0.3

0.1

0.5

Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

-0.6

Other
recordable
cases

Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

51

101.0

0.9

0.4

0.3

0.1

0.5

Publishing industries (except Internet) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Telecommunications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

511
517

24.6
37.2

-0.3

0.2
0.2

0.1
0.1

-0.1

0.1
0.1

184.9

3.0

1.3

0.9

0.4

1.7

Financial activities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

( 10 )

Finance and insurance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

52

129.3

0.9

0.2

0.2

Real estate and rental and leasing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

53

55.6

2.1

1.1

0.7

0.4

1.0

531
532
533

38.4
16.8
0.5

1.4
0.6
( 10 )

0.6
0.4
( 10 )

0.4
0.3
( 10 )

0.2
0.2
( 10 )

0.8
0.2
( 10 )

550.1

7.3

3.6

2.3

1.3

3.7

54

289.5

2.6

0.8

0.6

0.2

1.8

Professional, scientific, and technical services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

541

289.5

2.6

0.8

0.6

0.2

1.8

Administrative and support and waste management and remediation services . . . .

56

192.4

3.7

2.2

1.4

--

1.5

Administrative and support services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

561

185.5

3.1

1.8

1.2

--

1.3

Real estate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Rental and leasing services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets (except copyrighted works) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Professional and business services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Professional, scientific, and technical services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

See footnotes at end of table.

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Table 2. Numbers of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by selected industries and case types, 2003 -- Continued
Virginia
(In thousands)
Cases with days away from work, job
transfer, or restriction
1

Industry

Waste management and remediation services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

NAICS
code2

2003
Average
annual
employment3

562

Education and health services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Total
recordable
cases

Cases with
days away
from work 4

Total

Cases
with job
transfer or
restriction

Other
recordable
cases

6.9

0.6

0.4

0.2

0.2

0.2

342.6

14.7

6.9

4.0

2.9

7.8

Educational services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

61

45.2

1.2

0.5

0.4

0.1

0.7

Health care and social assistance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

62

297.4

13.5

6.4

3.6

2.8

7.1

Ambulatory health care services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Hospitals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Nursing and residential care facilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Social assistance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

621
622
623
624

110.3
91.1
57.0
38.9

1.7
5.5
5.3
0.9

0.7
2.3
2.9
0.6

0.5
1.2
1.4
0.4

0.1
1.1
1.5
0.1

1.1
3.2
2.4
0.4

308.7

8.8

3.0

2.1

0.9

5.8

71

42.6

1.0

0.4

0.2

0.2

0.6

713

31.8

0.8

0.3

0.2

0.1

0.4

Accommodation and food services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

72

266.2

7.8

2.6

1.9

0.7

5.2

Accommodation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Food services and drinking places . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

721
722

45.8
220.3

2.0
5.9

1.0
1.6

0.6
1.2

0.3
--

1.0
4.2

109.9

2.6

1.2

0.8

0.3

1.4

Leisure and hospitality . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Arts, entertainment, and recreation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Amusement, gambling, and recreation industries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Other services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Other services, except public administration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

81

109.9

2.6

1.2

0.8

0.3

1.4

Repair and maintenance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Personal and laundry services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

811
812
813

32.3
37.3
40.4

1.3
0.7
0.7

0.4
0.4
0.4

0.3
0.2
0.3

0.1
0.1
0.1

0.8
0.3
0.3

State and local government . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

474.9

23.4

9.1

6.0

3.0

14.3

State government . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

--

--

--

--

--

--

10.4

0.6

0.4

0.3

5

Goods producing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

See footnotes at end of table.

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Table 2. Numbers of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by selected industries and case types, 2003 -- Continued
Virginia
(In thousands)
Cases with days away from work, job
transfer, or restriction
1

Industry

NAICS
code2

2003
Average
annual
employment3

Total
recordable
cases

Cases with
days away
from work 4

Total

Cases
with job
transfer or
restriction

Other
recordable
cases

Construction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

10.4

0.6

0.4

0.3

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0.2

Leisure and hospitality . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

1.8

0.2

0.1

--

( 9)

0.1

6.6

0.2

0.2

0.2

( 10 )

0.1

Local government . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

341.5

18.3

6.8

4.3

2.5

11.6

Service providing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

339.2

17.9

6.7

4.2

2.5

11.2

8
Trade, transportation, and utilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

11.5

0.7

0.4

0.4

0.1

0.2

Administration of economic programs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

8

926

( 10 )

0.1

Transportation and warehousing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

48-49

--

0.3

0.3

0.3

Utilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

22

7.2

0.3

0.2

0.1

0.1

0.1

6.4

0.6

0.3

0.2

0.1

0.3

203.7

9.3

--

1.6

--

6.7

Leisure and hospitality . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

11.4

0.5

0.3

0.2

0.1

0.2

Other services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

2.8

0.3

0.1

0.1

0.1

0.1

Public administration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

73.6

5.6

2.5

1.6

1.0

3.1

73.6

5.6

2.5

1.6

1.0

3.1

Professional and business services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Educational services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Public administration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

61

92

See footnotes at end of table.

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Table 2. Numbers of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by selected industries and case types, 2003 -- Continued
Virginia
(In thousands)
Cases with days away from work, job
transfer, or restriction
1

Industry

NAICS
code2

Executive, legislative, and other general government support . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Justice, public order, and safety activities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

2003
Average
annual
employment3

921
922

23.7
37.1

Total
recordable
cases

1.0
4.0

Total

0.4
2.0

Cases with
days away
from work 4

Cases
with job
transfer or
restriction

0.3
1.2

Other
recordable
cases

0.1
0.8

1

Totals include data for industries not shown separately.

Administration, U.S. Department of Labor. Independent mining contractors are excluded.

2

North American Industry Classification System Manual -- United States, 2002 Edition

These data do not reflect the changes the Occupational Safety and Health Administration

3

Employment is expressed as an annual average and is derived primarily from the BLS-State

made to its recordkeeping requirements effective January 1, 2002; therefore estimates for

Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages.
4

Days-away-from-work cases include those that result in days away from work with or

without job transfer or restriction.

0.7
2.1

these industries are not comparable to estimates in other industries.
8
Data for employers in rail transportation are provided to BLS by the Federal Railroad Administration,
U.S. Department of Transportation. These data do not reflect the changes the Occupational

5

Excludes farms with fewer than 11 employees.

Safety and Health Administration made to its recordkeeping requirements effective January 1,

6

Data for mining (Sector 21 in the North American Industry Classification System -- United States,

2002; therefore estimates for these industries are not comparable to estimates in other industries.
9
Fewer than 50 cases.

2002) include establishments not governed by the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA)
rules and reporting, such as those in oil and gas extraction and related support activities. Data for mining

10

Fewer than 15 cases.

operators in coal, metal, and nonmetal mining are provided to BLS by the Mine Safety and Health
Administration, U.S. Department of Labor. Independent mining contractors are excluded from the

NOTE: Because of rounding, components may not add to totals.

coal, metal, and nonmetal mining industries. These data do not reflect the changes the Occupational

-- Indicates data not available.

Safety and Health Administration made to its recordkeeping requirements effective January 1,
2002; therefore estimates for these industries are not comparable to estimates in other industries.
7

Data for mining operators in this industry are provided to BLS by the Mine Safety and Health

SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Survey of Occupational
Injuries and Illnesses, in cooperation with participating State agencies.

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