Occupational Safety and Health Statistics

Injuries and Illnesses

Date Added Resource Source
Oregon
Aug 2003

Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Statistics

http://osha.oregon.gov/pubs/reports/Pages/default.aspx

Access Oregon Fatality reports; Performance, strategic, and state activity reports; and, Emphasis program and other reports.

(OR DCBS)
 
Regional & National
Apr 2014

Occupational Ladder Fall Injuries — United States, 2011

http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm6316a2.htm

Falls remain a leading cause of unintentional injury mortality nationwide, and 43% of fatal falls in the last decade have involved a ladder (1).

(CDC)
Apr 2014

Nonfatal Injuries And Illnesses Among State And Local Government Workers (PDF)

http://www.bls.gov/spotlight/2014/soii-gov-workers/pdf/soii-gov-workers.pdf

This Spotlight on Statistics compares characteristics of injury and illness cases in state and local government with those in private industry, highlighting incidence rate trends in selected state and local government industries and examining injury and illness rates and cases that occurred in state and local government workplaces in 2011.

(BLS)
Nov 2013

CDC Health Disparities and Inequalities Report — United States, 2013

http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/ind2013_su.html

The "CDC Health Disparities and Inequalities Report - United States, 2013" includes two chapters on workers: 1) Nonfatal Work-Related Injuries and Illnesses — United States, 2010 2) Fatal Work-Related Injuries — United States, 2005–2009.

(CDC)
Jun 2013

NIOSH Center for Workers’ Compensation Studies (CWCS)

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/workercomp/cwcs/

The mission of the CWCS is to use workers’ compensation data to prevent and reduce the severity of workplace injuries and illnesses. We will work with public and private partners to maximize the use of their own workers’ compensation data.

(NIOSH)
Feb 2013

Interactive Map: Injury Prevention in the United States

http://www.rwjf.org/en/about-rwjf/newsroom/newsroom-content/2013/01/interactive-the-facts-hurt.html?cid=xsh_rwjf_tw

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation provides state-by-state injury death rates. Learn how states score on 10 key indicators of steps they can take to prevent injuries.

(RWJ Foundation)
Jan 2008

Bureau of Labor Statistics: Nonfatal Occupational Injuries and Illnesses Requiring Days Away From Work (PDF)

http://www.bls.gov/news.release/pdf/osh2.pdf

This site (updated annually) lists the rate and the number of occupational injuries and illnesses requiring days away from work in the U.S.

(BLS)
Jan 2008

Worker Health Study Summaries

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/pgms/worknotify/

This page provides summaries of NIOSH worker health studies that have been done over the years. These summaries, or worker notifications, were sent to those workers who were included in each study.

(NIOSH)
Sep 2005

Work-Related Lung Disease (WoRLD) Surveillance System

http://www2.cdc.gov/drds/WorldReportData/

The Work-Related Lung Disease Surveillance System (eWoRLD) presents data on selected work-related respiratory diseases.

(NIOSH)
Aug 2003

Statistics & Data: Inspection Data and Workplace Statistics

http://www.osha.gov/oshstats/index.html
(OSHA)
Aug 2003

Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities (IIF) program, Bureau of Labor Statistics

http://www.bls.gov/iif/home.htm

The Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities (IIF) program provides data on illnesses and injuries on the job and data on worker fatalities.

(BLS)