Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities

Fatal occupational injuries in Maine

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Fatal occupational injuries by selected characteristics, by major events or exposures, Maine
Total Event or exposure (1)
and other
injuries by
persons or
Exposure to
substances or
with objects


19 8 4 3 4

Employee Status

Wage and Salary (2)

10 6 1

Self Employed (3)

9 2 3 2 2



18 7 4 3 4


1 1


Under 16 years

16 to 17 years

1 1

18 to 19 years

20 to 24 years

25 to 34 years

35 to 44 years

3 1 1

45 to 54 years

5 1 1

55 to 64 years

4 2

65 and over

6 4 2

Race or ethnic origin (4)

White (non-Hispanic)

18 8 4 3 3

Black or African-American (non-Hispanic)

Hispanic or Latino

American Indian or Alaska Native (non-Hispanic)

Asian (non-Hispanic)

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander (non-Hispanic)

Multiple races (non-Hispanic)

Other races or not reported (non-Hispanic)

Industry (NAICS) (5)

Private industry (6)

18 8 4 2 4

Goods Producing

15 5 4 2 4

Natural resources and mining

10 4 3 1

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting

10 4 3 1

Mining (7)


3 1 1 1


2 1

Service providing

3 3

Trade, transportation, and utilities

1 1

Wholesale trade

Retail trade

Transportation and warehousing

1 1



Financial activities

Finance and insurance

Real estate and rental and leasing

Professional and business services


Professional, scientific, and technical services

Management of companies and enterprises

Administrative and waste services


Education and health services

Educational services

Health care and social assistance

Leisure and hospitality

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

Accommodation and food services

Other services

Government (6)




Occupation (SOC) (8)

Management, professional, and related occupations

2 1 1

Management occupations

2 1 1

Business and financial operations occupations

Computer and mathematical occupations

Architecture and engineering occupations

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

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

Service occupations

Healthcare support occupations

Protective service occupations

Food preparation and serving related occupations

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

Personal care and service occupations

Sales and office occupations

Sales and related occupations

Office and administrative support occupations

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

12 3 4 3

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

8 2 3 1 2

Construction and extraction occupations

1 1

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3 1 1

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

5 4

Production occupations

Transportation and material moving occupations

5 4

Military specific occupations (9)

(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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