1 Incidence rates represent the number of
injuries and illnesses per Published by the Connecticut Department of Labor, Project Management Office0 full-time workers and were calculated as:
(N/EH) x 200,000 where
N = number
of injuries and illnesses
EH = total hours worked by all employees during the calendar year
200,000 = base for Published by the Connecticut Department of Labor, Project Management Office0 equivalent full-time workers (working 40 hours
per week, 50 weeks per year).
2 Excludes farms
with fewer than 11 employees.
3 Data conforming to OSHA definitions for
mining operators in coal, metal, and nonmetal mining and for employers
in railroad transportation are provided to BLS by the Mine Safety and
Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor; and the Federal
Railroad Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation. Independent
mining contractors are excluded from the coal, metal, and nonmetal
4 Incidence rate less than 0.05.
-- Indicates data not available.
SOURCE: Bureau of
Labor Statistics, U. S. Department of Labor, Survey of Occupational
Injuries and Illnesses in cooperation with participating State agencies.