Table 1.

Incidence rates

1

of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by selected industries and case types, 2004
Virginia

2

Industry

NAICS
code3

2004
Average
annual
employment4
(000's)

Cases with days away from work, job
transfer, or restriction
Total
recordable
cases

Total

Cases with
days away
from work 5

Cases
with job
transfer or
restriction

Other
recordable
cases

All industries including
State and local government 6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

3,325.1

4.0

2.1

1.2

0.9

1.8

Private industry 6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

2,840.0

3.8

2.1

1.2

0.9

1.7

548.7

5.7

3.4

1.7

1.7

2.3

18.6

5.4

3.0

1.9

1.1

2.4

11

10.3

7.0

3.1

0.9

2.2

--

Crop production . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Animal production6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

111
112

5.0
1.6

4.2
8.9

2.4
8.9

0.9
2.2

1.6
6.7

1.8
( 11 )

Mining7 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

21

8.3

4.3

2.9

2.5

0.4

1.4

Mining (except oil and gas)8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

212

7.0

4.0

2.7

2.3

0.4

1.3

231.4

6.1

3.5

2.5

1.0

2.6

6
Goods producing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
6,7

Natural resources and mining

........................................

6
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
6

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

23

231.4

6.1

3.5

2.5

1.0

2.6

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

236
237
238

52.9
32.6
145.8

4.8
7.4
6.2

2.2
4.0
3.8

1.6
1.7
3.0

0.6
2.3
0.8

2.6
3.4
2.4

298.8

5.5

3.3

1.1

2.2

2.2

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

31-33

298.8

5.5

3.3

1.1

2.2

2.2

Food manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Apparel manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Wood product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

311
312
315
321

33.8
9.3
3.8
19.5

7.5
4.5
2.9
4.4

5.3
2.5
1.3
2.6

1.5
2.1
0.8
0.9

3.8
0.5
0.6
1.7

2.2
2.0
1.5
1.8

See footnotes at end of table.

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of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by selected industries and case types, 2004 -- Continued
Virginia

Industry2

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 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Computer and electronic product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Transportation equipment manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Furniture and related product manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Miscellaneous manufacturing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

NAICS
code3

2004
Average
annual
employment4
(000's)

322
323
325
326
327
331
332
333
334
335
336
337
339

Cases with days away from work, job
transfer, or restriction
Total
recordable
cases

Cases with
days away
from work 5

Total

Cases
with job
transfer or
restriction

Other
recordable
cases

12.0
16.1
17.7
21.6
11.7
6.0
20.5
18.5
15.7
7.7
40.3
19.6
7.9

4.8
3.1
3.3
5.5
6.9
8.2
5.1
-2.7
3.8
9.3
5.3
2.9

3.7
1.7
2.3
3.0
4.2
4.0
1.4
3.4
1.5
1.6
6.2
3.6
1.2

2.1
0.9
0.8
0.9
1.4
0.7
0.9
1.1
0.9
1.2
1.6
0.8
0.6

1.7
0.8
1.5
2.2
2.7
3.3
0.5
2.3
0.6
0.4
4.6
2.7
0.6

1.1
1.4
1.0
2.4
2.7
4.2
3.7
-1.3
2.2
3.1
1.7
1.8

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

2,291.3

3.3

1.7

1.1

0.7

1.5

9
Trade, transportation, and utilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

641.8

5.1

2.8

1.7

1.1

2.3

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

42

--

--

--

--

--

--

Merchant wholesalers, durable goods . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

423

63.3

2.9

1.4

1.1

0.4

1.4

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

44-45

413.4

4.9

2.5

1.7

0.7

2.4

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

56.3
18.0
14.3
32.2
61.5
37.0
17.8
80.9
23.6
16.7

5.1
4.3
2.6
8.8
5.4
1.7
2.9
6.7
3.2
3.7

2.3
2.3
1.0
4.3
3.5
0.5
0.9
3.6
1.1
2.4

1.8
1.4
0.7
2.9
2.8
0.4
0.3
2.3
0.7
1.2

0.5
1.0
0.3
1.3
0.7
0.1
0.5
1.4
0.4
1.2

2.8
1.9
1.6
4.5
1.9
1.2
2.1
3.1
2.1
1.3

9
Transportation and warehousing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

48-49

101.5

6.6

3.5

2.0

1.5

3.1

See footnotes at end of table.

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Table 1. Incidence rates

1

of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by selected industries and case types, 2004 -- Continued
Virginia

Industry2

NAICS
code3

2004
Average
annual
employment4
(000's)

Cases with days away from work, job
transfer, or restriction
Total
recordable
cases

Cases with
days away
from work 5

Total

Cases
with job
transfer or
restriction

Other
recordable
cases

Truck transportation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Transit and ground passenger transportation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Support activities for transportation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Couriers and messengers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Warehousing and storage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

484
485
488
492
493

31.8
6.7
15.4
11.1
18.0

5.6
3.5
3.5
9.0
14.1

4.1
3.1
2.3
7.0
3.3

2.3
2.4
1.2
2.6
1.5

1.8
0.7
1.1
4.3
1.8

1.5
0.4
1.1
2.0
10.9

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

22

11.8

4.2

2.3

0.8

1.5

1.9

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

221

11.8

4.2

2.3

0.8

1.5

1.9

100.2

0.9

0.6

0.5

0.1

0.3

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

51

100.2

0.9

0.6

0.5

0.1

0.3

Publishing industries (except Internet) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Broadcasting (except Internet) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

511
515

24.5
9.6

-2.1

0.6
0.7

0.6
0.5

-0.2

-1.4

187.0

1.5

0.9

0.6

0.2

0.6

Financial activities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Finance and insurance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

52

129.6

0.7

0.5

0.3

0.1

0.2

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

53

57.4

3.4

1.8

1.4

0.4

1.6

531
532
533

39.5
17.3
0.5

3.4
3.5
( 11 )

1.7
2.2
( 11 )

1.4
1.4
( 11 )

0.3
0.8
( 11 )

1.7
1.4
( 11 )

577.5

1.1

0.6

0.3

0.3

0.5

54

307.7

0.7

0.3

0.2

--

0.4

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

541

307.7

0.7

0.3

0.2

--

0.4

Management of companies and enterprises . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

55

70.2

1.0

0.3

0.2

0.1

0.7

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

56

--

--

--

--

--

--

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 1. Incidence rates

1

of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by selected industries and case types, 2004 -- Continued
Virginia

Industry2

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

NAICS
code3

2004
Average
annual
employment4
(000's)

562

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

Cases with days away from work, job
transfer, or restriction
Total
recordable
cases

Total

Cases with
days away
from work 5

Cases
with job
transfer or
restriction

Other
recordable
cases

7.5

8.5

6.9

3.5

3.4

1.6

352.5

5.1

2.5

1.3

1.2

2.6

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

61

47.0

2.3

1.0

0.7

0.3

1.3

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

62

305.5

5.5

2.8

1.4

1.4

2.8

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

621
622
623
624

114.2
93.1
57.6
40.6

1.7
9.4
9.1
2.7

0.5
4.0
6.2
1.5

0.5
1.8
2.8
1.0

0.1
2.2
3.4
0.4

1.1
5.4
2.9
1.3

320.2

4.4

2.0

1.6

0.5

2.3

71

43.5

5.0

2.2

1.3

0.9

2.8

713

32.4

5.2

2.5

1.4

1.1

2.7

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

72

276.6

4.3

2.0

1.6

0.4

2.3

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

721
722

46.3
230.3

3.4
4.5

2.4
1.9

2.0
1.5

0.4
0.4

1.1
2.6

112.1

2.9

1.5

1.0

0.5

1.4

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

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

81

112.1

2.9

1.5

1.0

0.5

1.4

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

811
812
813

33.2
38.4
40.6

3.3
3.1
2.4

1.8
1.8
1.0

1.3
1.1
0.6

0.5
0.7
0.4

1.4
1.3
1.4

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

485.0

4.8

2.3

1.5

0.8

2.5

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

137.1

3.5

1.8

1.3

0.5

1.6

See footnotes at end of table.

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Table 1. Incidence rates

1

of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by selected industries and case types, 2004 -- Continued
Virginia

2

Industry

NAICS
code3

2004
Average
annual
employment4
(000's)

6

Cases with days away from work, job
transfer, or restriction
Total
recordable
cases

Total

Cases with
days away
from work 5

Cases
with job
transfer or
restriction

Other
recordable
cases

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

9.9

4.7

3.0

2.1

0.9

1.7

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

9.9

4.7

3.0

2.1

0.9

1.7

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

127.3

3.4

1.8

1.2

0.5

1.6

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

82.0

3.9

1.9

1.3

0.7

2.0

59.4

2.0

0.9

0.6

0.3

1.1

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

2.1

13.7

2.5

--

1.7

11.2

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

41.3

2.2

1.5

1.3

0.2

0.7

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

61

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

92

41.3

2.2

1.5

1.3

0.2

0.7

Justice, public order, and safety activities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Administration of human resource programs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Administration of economic programs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

922
923
926

20.4
8.5
6.9

3.0
1.7
1.4

2.4
0.8
0.5

2.0
0.7
0.5

0.5
( 11 )
( 11 )

0.6
0.9
0.9

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

347.9

5.4

2.5

1.6

1.0

2.9

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

345.6

5.3

2.5

1.5

0.9

2.9

9
Trade, transportation, and utilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

11.5

8.0

4.2

2.6

1.6

3.8

7.3

7.6

4.3

2.1

2.2

3.3

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

6.4

11.6

8.7

5.2

3.5

2.9

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

232.3

4.5

1.8

1.2

--

2.7

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

22

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

61

208.5

4.7

1.8

1.1

--

2.9

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

62

23.8

3.3

2.1

1.4

0.7

1.2

See footnotes at end of table.

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Table 1. Incidence rates

1

of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by selected industries and case types, 2004 -- Continued
Virginia

Industry2

NAICS
code3

2004
Average
annual
employment4
(000's)

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

Cases with days away from work, job
transfer, or restriction
Total
recordable
cases

Total

Cases with
days away
from work 5

Cases
with job
transfer or
restriction

Other
recordable
cases

75.6

6.6

3.2

2.2

1.0

3.4

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

92

75.6

6.6

3.2

2.2

1.0

3.4

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

921
922

24.5
38.1

4.6
9.0

1.2
4.8

1.0
3.2

0.2
1.6

3.3
4.2

1

Incidence rates represent the number of injuries and illnesses per 100 full-time workers and

were calculated as: (N/EH) x 200,000 where

Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor. Independent mining contractors are excluded from
the coal, metal, and nonmetal mining industries. These data do not reflect the changes the Occupational
Safety and Health Administration made to its recordkeeping requirements effective January 1, 2002;

N

= number of injuries and illnesses

EH

= total hours worked by all employees during

200,000

= base for 100 equivalent full-time workers

the calendar year
(working 40 hours per week, 50 weeks per year).
2

Totals include data for industries not shown separately.

3

North American Industry Classification System 2002 Edition

4

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

Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages.
5

therefore estimates for these industries are not comparable to estimates in other industries.
8
Data for mining operators in this industry are provided to BLS by the Mine Safety and
Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor. Independent mining contractors are
excluded. These data do not reflect the changes the Occupational 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.
9
Data for employers in rail transportation are provided to BLS by the Federal Railroad
Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation.
10
Incidence rate less than 0.05.
11

Fewer than 15 cases.

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

without job transfer or restriction.
6

Excludes farms with fewer than 11 employees.

7

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

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

NOTE: Because of rounding, components may not add to totals.
-- Indicates data not available.
SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Survey of Occupational
Injuries and Illnesses, in cooperation with participating State agencies.

mining operators in coal, metal, and nonmetal mining are provided to BLS by the Mine Safety and

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