TABLE 4.

Fatal occupational injuries by industry and event or exposure, Virginia, 2004
Event or exposure2
1

Industry

NAICS code1

Total fatalities
(number)

Transportation
incidents3

Assaults and
violent acts4

Contact with
objects and
equipment

Exposure to
harmful substances or
environments

Falls

Fires and
explosions

Total.........................................................................................................

171

84

17

22

27

18

3

Private Industry............................................................................................

159

79

15

21

24

17

3

Goods Producing...................................................................................................

73

21

3

15

18

13

3

Natural Resources and Mining..................................................................................

13

6

--

4

--

--

--

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting...................................................................

11

10

6

--

3

--

--

--

Crop Production......................................................................................................................
Other Crop Farming...........................................................................................................
Animal Production...................................................................................................................

111
1119
112

4
3
3

----

----

----

----

----

----

5
Mining ..............................................................................................................................

21

3

--

--

--

--

--

--

42

11

--

6

17

7

--

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

23

42

11

--

6

17

7

--

Construction of buildings.........................................................................................................
Residential Building Construction......................................................................................
Residential Building Construction.................................................................................
Residential Remodelers...........................................................................................
Nonresidential Building Construction.................................................................................
Commercial and Institutional Building Construction......................................................
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction..............................................................................
Utility System Construction................................................................................................
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction........................
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction.........................................................................
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction....................................................................
Specialty Trade Contractors...................................................................................................
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors..................................................
Roofing Contractors......................................................................................................
Nonresidential Roofing Contractors.........................................................................
Building Equipment Contractors........................................................................................
Building Finishing Contractors...........................................................................................
Other Specialty Trade Contractors....................................................................................

236
2361
23611
236118
2362
23622
237
2371
23713
2373
23731
238
2381
23816
238162
2382
2383
2389

8
5
5
3
3
3
10
6
3
4
4
22
10
6
3
5
3
4

------5
--4
4
3
-------

-------------------

3
------------------

4
4
4
--------12
7
5
-3
---

-----------5
-------

-------------------

18

4

--

5

--

4

3

18

4

--

5

--

4

3

Manufacturing.............................................................................................................
Manufacturing..................................................................................................................
See footnotes at end of table.

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TABLE 4. Fatal occupational injuries by industry and event or exposure, Virginia, 2004 - continued
Event or exposure2
1

Industry

Food Manufacturing................................................................................................................
Wood Product Manufacturing.................................................................................................

NAICS code1

Total fatalities
(number)

311
321

Transportation
incidents3

Assaults and
violent acts4

Contact with
objects and
equipment

Exposure to
harmful substances or
environments

Falls

Fires and
explosions

3
3

---

---

---

---

3
--

---

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

86

58

12

6

6

4

--

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities..........................................................................

52

43

5

--

--

--

--

Wholesale Trade..............................................................................................................

42

5

5

--

--

--

--

--

Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods............................................................................

424

5

5

--

--

--

--

--

Retail Trade......................................................................................................................

44-45

11

4

5

--

--

--

--

Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers............................................................................................

441

3

--

--

--

--

--

--

Transportation and Warehousing..................................................................................

48-49

35

33

--

--

--

--

--

Water Transportation..............................................................................................................
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation.............................................
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation........................................
Deep Sea Freight Transportation.............................................................................
Truck Transportation...............................................................................................................
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation.......................................................................
Support Activities for Transportation.......................................................................................

483
4831
48311
483111
484
485
488

21
21
21
21
7
3
4

21
21
21
21
7
-3

--------

--------

--------

--------

--------

Financial Activities.....................................................................................................

3

--

--

--

--

--

--

Professional and Business Services........................................................................

12

3

3

3

--

--

--

Administrative and Support and Waste Management and
Remediation Services.....................................................................................................

56

12

3

3

3

--

--

--

Administrative and Support Services......................................................................................
Investigation and Security Services...................................................................................
Investigation, Guard, and Armored Car Services.........................................................
Security Guards and Patrol Services.......................................................................
Services to Buildings and Dwellings..................................................................................
Landscaping Services...................................................................................................

561
5616
56161
561612
5617
56173

11
3
3
3
6
6

3
------

3
3
3
3
---

-------

-------

-------

-------

11

8

3

--

--

--

--

8

8

--

--

--

--

--

Leisure and Hospitality..............................................................................................
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation..............................................................................
See footnotes at end of table.

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TABLE 4. Fatal occupational injuries by industry and event or exposure, Virginia, 2004 - continued
Event or exposure2
Industry1

NAICS code1

Total fatalities
(number)

Transportation
incidents3

Assaults and
violent acts4

Contact with
objects and
equipment

Exposure to
harmful substances or
environments

Falls

Fires and
explosions

Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries....................................................
Spectator Sports................................................................................................................
Spectator Sports...........................................................................................................
Other Spectator Sports............................................................................................

711
7112
71121
711219

8
8
8
8

8
8
8
8

-----

-----

-----

-----

-----

Accommodation and Food Services..............................................................................

72

3

--

3

--

--

--

--

Food Services and Drinking Places........................................................................................

722

3

--

3

--

--

--

--

4

--

--

--

--

--

--

4

--

--

--

--

--

--

Government6............................................................................................

12

5

--

--

3

--

--

Federal Government....................................................................................

6

--

--

--

--

--

--

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

6

--

--

--

--

--

--

Public Administration.................................................................................................

6

--

--

--

--

--

--

6

--

--

--

--

--

--

Other Services.............................................................................................................
Other Services, except Public Administration..............................................................

Public Administration......................................................................................................
See footnotes at end of table.

81

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TABLE 4. Fatal occupational injuries by industry and event or exposure, Virginia, 2004 - continued
Event or exposure2
1

Industry

National Security and International Affairs..............................................................................
National Security and International Affairs.........................................................................
National Security...........................................................................................................

NAICS code1

Total fatalities
(number)

928
9281
92811

Transportation
incidents3

Assaults and
violent acts4

Contact with
objects and
equipment

Exposure to
harmful substances or
environments

Falls

Fires and
explosions

6
6
5

----

----

----

----

----

----

Local Government.......................................................................................

4

3

--

--

--

--

--

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

4

3

--

--

--

--

--

1

Classified according to the North American Industry Classification System, 2002.
Based on the 1992 BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification Manual.
3
Includes highway, nonhighway, air, water, rail fatalities, and fatalities resulting from being
struck by a vehicle.
4
Includes violence by persons, self-inflicted injury, and attacks by animals.
5
Includes fatalities at all establishments categorized as Mining (Sector 21) in the North American Industry
Classification System, 2002, including establishments not governed by the Mine Safety and Health
Administration (MSHA) rules and reporting, such as those in Oil and Gas Extraction.
2

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6
Includes fatalities to workers employed by governmental organizations regardless
of industry.

NOTE: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately.
Dashes indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria. Data for
2004 are preliminary.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, in cooperation with
State and Federal agencies, Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries.