Workplace Fatalities Decrease Overall But Increase For Older Workers
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – The diligence of employers providing a safer work place has paid off for some groups according to a March report released from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics that contains 25 years of data from workplace injuries.
Occupational injuries resulting in a fatality have decreased by 17 percent from 1992 to 2016. During that period of time, the most fatalities occurred in 1994 with 6,632 deaths. The least amount of deaths occurred in 2009 as there ...
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