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Table 8. Percent distribution of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses involving days away from work(1) by selected occupations and number of days away from work, 1998 - Connecticut- state government

 
Occupation Total cases Percent of cases involving Median days away from work
1 day 2 days 3 to 5 days 6 days 11 to 20 days 21 to 30 days 31 days or more
                   
Total [1,720 cases] 0.0 16.0 12.6 19.1 12.2 14.2 6.7 19.2 6
                   
                   
Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 0.0 14.8 16.0 21.3 17.0 3.1 .0 17.8 5
Correctional institution officers 0.0 4.6 .4 13.6 14.7 22.2 7.2 27.3 12
Social workers 0.0 0.4 17.7 36.6 5.9 11.8 6.3 21.3 4
Janitors and cleaners 0.0 -- 1.3 11.7 24.4 14.3 14.9 33.4 16
Police and detectives, public service 0.0 34.2 12.1 20.9 4.2 28.6 -- -- 4
Administrators and officials, public administration 0.0 95.4 4.6 -- -- -- -- -- 1
Secretaries 0.0 12.9 29.1 3.2 13.4 31.1 3.0 7.3 7
Registered nurses 0.0 6.1 18.1 34.2 21.0 8.7 -- 12.0 4
Cooks 0.0 25.0 -- 25.0 -- 50.0 -- -- 5
General office clerks 0.0 3.7 -- 18.1 9.5 13.5 9.5 45.7 25
Licensed practical nurses 0.0 3.4 3.4 44.8 11.7 33.1 -- 3.4 5
Groundskeepers and gardeners, exc. farm 0.0 -- 50.0 -- -- 50.0 -- -- 2
Supervisors, police and detectives 0.0 -- 13.1 -- 29.8 13.1 16.0 28.1 20
Legal assistants 0.0 -- -- -- -- 84.5 -- 15.5 11
Data-entry keyers 0.0 -- -- -- -- -- -- 0.0 37
Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 0.0 18.1 -- 31.5 -- 8.7 -- 41.7 12
Laborers, nonconstruction 0.0 11.3 -- 88.7 -- -- -- -- 4
Miscellaneous food preparation occupations 0.0 -- -- -- 50.0 -- 25.0 25.0 9
Industrial truck and tractor equipment operators 0.0 -- -- -- -- -- -- 0.0 184
Clinical laboratory technologists and technicians 0.0 12.6 37.2 25.1 12.6 -- 12.6 -- 4
Heating, air conditioning, refrigeration mechanics 0.0 -- -- 12.4 12.9 12.9 -- 61.8 116
Electricians 0.0 18.8 -- -- 27.1 13.1 -- 41.0 12



Footnotes:
  

1 Days-away-from-work cases include those which result in days away from work with or without restricted work activity.

NOTE: Dashes indicate data that are not available. Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.

SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U. S. Department of Labor, Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses in cooperation with participating State agencies.

 

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