Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities

Fatal occupational injuries in New York (including N.Y.C)

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Fatal occupational injuries by selected characteristics, by major events or exposures, New York (including N.Y.C.)
Selected
characteristics
2011
Total Event or exposure (1)
Violence
and other
injuries by
persons or
animals
Transpor-
tation
incidents
Fires
and
explosions
Falls,
slips,
trips
Exposure to
harmful
substances or
environments
Contact
with objects
and
equipment

Total

206 48 68 40 14 34

Employee Status

Wage and Salary (2)

157 34 49 33 11 28

Self Employed (3)

49 14 19 7 3 6

Gender

Men

188 43 59 39 14 31

Women

18 5 9 3

Age

Under 16 years

16 to 17 years

1 1

18 to 19 years

4 2

20 to 24 years

14 3 6 1 3

25 to 34 years

25 7 7 4 5

35 to 44 years

41 12 12 6 3 7

45 to 54 years

64 15 18 19 10

55 to 64 years

36 4 13 1 6 4 8

65 and over

21 6 10 4 1

Race or ethnic origin (4)

White (non-Hispanic)

138 27 54 24 11 20

Black or African-American (non-Hispanic)

28 10 4 7 5

Hispanic or Latino

30 8 7 8 6

American Indian or Alaska Native (non-Hispanic)

Asian (non-Hispanic)

7 3

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander (non-Hispanic)

Multiple races (non-Hispanic)

Other races or not reported (non-Hispanic)

3 1

Industry (NAICS) (5)

Private industry (6)

174 37 55 37 12 33

Goods Producing

61 19 19 5 18

Natural resources and mining

19 11 3 3

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting

17 10 2 3

Mining (7)

2 1 1

Construction

30 6 14 8

Manufacturing

12 7

Service providing

113 37 36 18 7 15

Trade, transportation, and utilities

48 15 20 6 5

Wholesale trade

5

Retail trade

15 9 4

Transportation and warehousing

27 6 14 3 3

Utilities

1

Information

Financial activities

5 5

Finance and insurance

Real estate and rental and leasing

4 4

Professional and business services

27 5 7 9 5

Professional, scientific, and technical services

5 3

Management of companies and enterprises

Administrative and waste services

22 7 8 4

Education and health services

Educational services

Health care and social assistance

Leisure and hospitality

15 5 6 3

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

5 3

Accommodation and food services

10 5 3 1

Other services

14 6 2 4

Government (6)

32 11 13 3

Federal

4 1

State

8 1 5 1

Local

19 9 6 1

Occupation (SOC) (8)

Management, professional, and related occupations

35 13 13 3 4

Management occupations

19 7 6 3

Business and financial operations occupations

4 1

Computer and mathematical occupations

Architecture and engineering occupations

3 1

Life, physical, and social science occupations

Community and social services occupations

Legal occupations

Education, training, and library occupations

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

2 2

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

1 1

Service occupations

47 17 12 9 3 4

Healthcare support occupations

Protective service occupations

18 10 5 1

Food preparation and serving related occupations

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

22 4 5 7 4

Personal care and service occupations

5 1 1 1

Sales and office occupations

16 9 5

Sales and related occupations

12 9

Office and administrative support occupations

4 3

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

56 16 22 5 11

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

12 6 3

Construction and extraction occupations

34 7 18 7

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

10 3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

50 7 21 5 3 14

Production occupations

9 6

Transportation and material moving occupations

41 7 20 3 3 8

Military specific occupations (9)

1

Footnotes
(1) Based on the BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System (OIICS) 2.01 implemented for 2011 data forward.
(2) May include volunteers and workers receiving other types of compensation.
(3) Includes self-employed workers, owners of unincorporated businesses and farms, paid and unpaid family workers, members of partnerships, and may include owners of incorporated businesses.
(4) Persons identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. The individual racial categories shown exclude data for Hispanic and Latino workers.
(5) Industry data from 2003 to 2008 are classified using the 2002 North American Industry Classification System. Industry data from 2009 to the present are classified using the North American Industry Classification System, 2007.
(6) Includes all fatal occupational injuries meeting this ownership criterion across all specified years, regardless of industry classification system.
(7) Includes fatal injuries at all establishments categorized as Mining (Sector 21) in the North American Industry Classification System, including establishments not governed by the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) rules and reporting, such as those in Oil and Gas Extraction.
(8) Occupation data from 2003 to 2010 are based on the Standard Occupational Classification system, 2000. Occupation data from 2011 to the present are based on the Standard Occupational Classification system, 2010.
(9) Includes fatal injuries to persons identified as resident armed forces regardless of individual occupation listed.

NOTE: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately. Blank cells 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: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, in cooperation with State, New York City, District of Columbia, and Federal agencies, Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries.

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