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Fatal occupational injuries by event or exposure and major private industry division, Virginia, 2000 Private Industry2 (percent) Event or exposure1 Total fatalities (number) Agriculture, forestry, and fishing TransporConstruc- Manufac- tation and tion public turing utilities Wholesale trade Finance, insurRetail ance, and Services trade real estate

Mining

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Total Transportation incidents Highway incident Collision between vehicles, mobile equipment Moving in same direction Vehicle struck stationary object, equipment on side of road Noncollision incident Nonhighway incident, except rail, air, water Noncollision incident Overturned Pedestrian, nonpassenger struck by vehicle, mobile equipment Pedestrian struck by vehicle, mobile equipment in parking lot or non-roadway area Aircraft incident Assaults and violent acts Homicides Shooting Self-inflicted injury Suicide, attempted suicide Contact with objects and equipment Struck by object Struck by falling object Struck by flying object Caught in or compressed by equipment or objects Caught in running equipment or machinery Caught in or compressed by equipment or objects, n.e.c. Caught in or crushed in collapsing materials Falls Fall to lower level Fall from ladder Fall from roof Fall through existing roof opening Fall from roof edge Fall to lower level, n.e.c. Exposure to harmful substances or environments See footnotes at end of table.

148 48 26 10 3 9 5 11 8 7 6 6 3 26 14 11 12 12 22 10 6 3 8 5 3 4 22 20 4 9 3 5 3 18

10.8 14.6 -----36.4 37.5 42.9 --------13.6 --------------16.7

4.1 ----------------------------------

23.6 12.5 -----27.3 37.5 42.9 50.0 50.0 ------22.7 ------75.0 54.5 60.0 -77.8 100.0 80.0 -50.0

13.5 20.8 26.9 ---------------13.6 30.0 ---------------

14.2 20.8 34.6 30.0 -55.6 ------------27.3 ---50.0 ------------

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10.8 ------------46.2 64.3 54.5 25.0 25.0 -----------------

2.7 ------------11.5 ---------------------

14.2 14.6 15.4 ----------11.5 ------------13.6 --------

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TABLE 1. Fatal occupational injuries by event or exposure and major private industry division, Virginia, 2000 - continued Private Industry2 (percent) Event or exposure1 Total fatalities (number) Agriculture, forestry, and fishing --------TransporConstruc- Manufac- tation and tion public turing utilities 53.8 55.6 ----------------------Wholesale trade Finance, insurRetail ance, and Services trade real estate --------------------50.0 66.7 ---

Mining

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Contact with electric current Contact with overhead power lines Oxygen deficiency, n.e.c. Drowning, submersion Fires and explosions Fire--unintended or uncontrolled Fire in residence, building, or other structure Fire, n.e.c.

13 9 3 3 12 9 4 5

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Based on the 1992 BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification Classified according to the Standard Industrial Classification Manual,

NOTE: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately. Percentages may not add to totals because of rounding. Dashes indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria. n.e.c. means "not elsewhere classified."

Manual.
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1987
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Includes fatalities at all establishments categorized as Mining SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, in cooperation with State and Federal agencies, Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries

(Division B) in the Standard Industrial Classification Manual, 1987 Edition, including establishments not governed by the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) rules and reporting, such as those in Oil and Gas Extraction.

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