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Table 2. Number of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by industry and selected case types, 1998 - Connecticut

 
Industry1 SIC code2 1998 Annual average employ-ment3 Injuries and Illnesses Injuries
Total cases Lost workday cases Cases without lost work- days Total cases Lost workday cases Cases without lost work- days
Total4 With days away from work5 Total4 With days away from work5
                     
All Industries including State and local government6                    
  1,596.9 97.0 48.0 33.4 49.0 91.5 45.7 32.1 45.9
                     
Private Industry6   1,419.2 80.3 41.3 27.1 39.0 75.5 39.1 25.9 36.4
                   
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing6   16.4 1.3 0.7 0.5 0.7 1.3 0.7 0.4 0.6
                   
Agricultural production6 01-02 5.2 0.8 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.7 0.4 0.3 0.3
                     
Mining7   0.8 ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 )
                   
Construction   58.8 4.3 2.2 1.9 2.1 4.2 2.1 1.9 2.1
                   
General building contractors 15 11.9 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.2
Residential building construction 152 6.9 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1
Nonresidential building construction 154 4.9 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1
Heavy construction, except building 16 6.7 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.3
Special trade contractors 17 40.2 3.1 1.5 1.4 1.6 3.0 1.5 1.3 1.6
Plumbing, heating, air-conditioning 171 9.3 1.0 0.3 0.3 0.7 1.0 0.3 0.3 0.7
Electrical work 173 8.4 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2
Masonry, stonework, and plastering 174 4.7 0.7 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.7 0.4 0.3 0.4
Miscellaneous special trade contractors 179 7.7 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.2
                     
Manufacturing   276.7 22.1 11.0 6.0 11.1 19.7 9.8 5.6 9.9
                   
Durable goods   194.6 17.9 8.8 4.8 9.1 16.0 7.9 4.4 8.1
                     
Primary metal industries 33 9.3 1.5 0.9 0.4 0.5 1.4 0.9 0.4 0.5
Nonferrous rolling and drawing 335 5.0 0.6 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.6 0.5 0.2 0.2
Fabricated metal products 34 35.4 4.6 2.5 1.3 2.1 4.1 2.2 1.2 1.9
Cutlery, handtools, and hardware 342 6.5 1.1 0.6 0.2 0.5 0.9 0.4 0.1 0.4
Screw machine products, bolts, etc. 345 5.0 0.7 0.4 0.2 0.4 0.7 0.4 0.2 0.3
Metal forgings and stampings 346 6.0 1.0 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.9 0.4 0.3 0.5
Metal services, n.e.c. 347 4.1 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.3
Miscellaneous fabricated metal products 349 6.4 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.1
Industrial machinery and equipment 35 34.9 3.6 1.3 0.8 2.2 3.3 1.2 0.7 2.0
Metalworking machinery 354 8.8 0.9 0.3 0.2 0.7 0.9 0.3 0.2 0.6
Special industry machinery 355 3.8 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2
General industrial machinery 356 6.0 1.0 0.4 0.2 0.6 0.9 0.4 0.2 0.5
Computer and office equipment 357 6.4 0.2 0.1 ( 8 ) 0.2 0.2 0.1 ( 8 ) 0.1
Industrial machinery, n.e.c. 359 5.1 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.3
Electronic and other electric equipment 36 28.3 1.6 0.8 0.4 0.8 1.3 0.7 0.4 0.7
Electric lighting and wiring equipment 364 6.1 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1
Electronic components and accessories 367 6.9 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.3
Transportation equipment 37 50.2 4.0 1.9 1.0 2.1 3.4 1.6 0.9 1.8
Aircraft and parts 372 37.9 2.5 1.1 0.5 1.3 2.1 1.0 0.4 1.1
Aircraft 3721 -- 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.3
Aircraft engines and engine parts 3724 20.6 1.5 0.8 0.3 0.7 1.4 0.7 0.3 0.7
Aircraft parts and equipment, n.e.c. 3728 -- 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2
Ship and boat building and repairing 373 -- 1.1 0.4 0.2 0.7 0.9 0.3 0.2 0.6
Instruments and related products 38 21.8 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2
Measuring and controlling devices 382 8.5 0.1 0.1 ( 8 ) 0.1 0.1 ( 8 ) ( 8 ) 0.1
Medical instruments and supplies 384 8.3 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 ( 8 ) 0.1
                     
See footnotes at end of table.                    
Table 2. Number of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by industry and selected case types, 1998 -- Continued                    
                     
Connecticut
(In thousands)                    
Industry1 SIC code2 1998 Annual average employ-ment3 Injuries and Illnesses Injuries
Total cases Lost workday cases Cases without lost work- days Total cases Lost workday cases Cases without lost work- days
Total4 With days away from work5 Total4 With days away from work5
                     
Miscellaneous manufacturing industries 39 6.5 0.9 0.3 0.2 0.6 0.9 0.3 0.2 0.5
                     
Nondurable goods   82.1 4.1 2.1 1.2 2.0 3.8 1.9 1.1 1.8
                     
Food and kindred products 20 8.0 0.7 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.7 0.4 0.2 0.3
Apparel and other textile products 23 4.4 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Paper and allied products 26 7.8 0.5 0.3 0.1 -- 0.4 0.3 0.1 --
Printing and publishing 27 26.0 0.9 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.8 0.5 0.3 0.3
Newspapers 271 6.8 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1
Commercial printing 275 9.6 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2
Chemicals and allied products 28 21.0 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2
Drugs 283 9.8 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Rubber and miscellaneous plastics products 30 .7 1.0 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.9 0.4 0.3 0.5
Miscellaneous plastics products, n.e.c. 308 8.3 0.7 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.7 0.3 0.2 0.4
                     
Transportation and public utilities7   73.6 5.4 3.4 2.5 2.0 5.3 3.4 2.5 2.0
                   
Local and interurban passenger transit 41 12.8 1.1 0.4 0.3 0.7 1.1 0.4 0.3 0.7
Trucking and warehousing 42 12.1 1.2 0.7 0.5 0.5 1.2 0.7 0.5 0.5
Water transportation 44 2.3 0.1 ( 8 ) ( 8 ) 0.1 0.1 ( 8 ) ( 8 ) 0.1
Transportation by air 45 9.2 2.0 1.5 1.2 0.5 2.0 1.5 1.2 0.5
Transportation services 47 6.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Communications 48 18.6 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.1
Electric, gas, and sanitary services 49 12.3 0.3 0.2 ( 8 ) 0.1 0.2 0.1 ( 8 ) 0.1
                     
Wholesale and retail trade   355.5 20.7 11.0 7.2 9.6 20.1 .7 6.9 9.4
                   
Wholesale trade   83.3 5.7 3.1 2.1 2.6 5.6 3.1 2.1 2.5
                     
Wholesale trade--durable goods 50 49.5 3.2 1.5 1.2 1.7 3.2 1.5 1.2 1.7
                     
Wholesale trade--nondurable goods 51 33.8 2.5 1.6 0.9 0.9 2.4 1.6 0.9 0.9
                     
Retail trade   272.2 15.0 7.9 5.1 7.1 14.5 7.6 4.8 6.9
                     
Building materials and garden supplies 52 11.6 0.9 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.9 0.4 0.3 0.4
General merchandise stores 53 27.1 2.2 1.1 0.6 1.1 2.1 1.1 0.6 1.0
Food stores 54 52.4 5.2 3.9 2.1 1.4 5.2 3.8 2.1 1.3
Automotive dealers and service stations 55 26.9 1.4 0.4 0.3 1.0 1.4 0.4 0.3 1.0
Apparel and accessory stores 56 18.5 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.3 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.3
Furniture and homefurnishings stores 57 13.6 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2
Eating and drinking places 58 77.0 3.0 0.9 0.9 2.1 2.7 0.7 0.7 2.0
Miscellaneous retail 59 45.1 1.4 0.8 0.6 0.6 1.4 0.8 0.6 0.6
                     
Finance, insurance, and real estate   136.4 2.2 0.7 0.5 1.5 1.6 0.5 0.4 1.1
                   
Depository institutions 60 25.0 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.3
Insurance carriers 63 59.0 1.2 0.4 0.3 0.9 0.7 0.2 0.2 0.5
Insurance agents, brokers, and service 64 11.2 ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 )
Real estate 65 15.8 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.2
Holding and other investment offices 67 4.4 ( 8 ) ( 8 ) -- ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) -- ( 8 )
                     
                     
See footnotes at end of table.                    
Table 2. Number of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by industry and selected case types, 1998 -- Continued                    
                     
Connecticut
(In thousands)                    
Industry1 SIC code2 1998 Annual average employ-ment3 Injuries and Illnesses Injuries
Total cases Lost workday cases Cases without lost work- days Total cases Lost workday cases Cases without lost work- days
Total4 With days away from work5 Total4 With days away from work5
                     
                     
                     
                     
Services   500.1 24.4 12.3 8.4 12.0 23.2 11.9 8.2 11.3
                   
Hotels and other lodging places 70 11.2 0.8 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.7 0.3 0.3 0.4
Personal services 72 18.2 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.3
Business services 73 5.6 3.2 1.5 1.2 1.7 3.1 1.4 1.2 1.7
Auto repair, services, and parking 75 13.6 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.3
Miscellaneous repair services 76 4.5 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Amusement and recreation services 79 34.7 2.5 1.7 1.0 0.8 2.4 1.6 1.0 0.8
Health services 80 157.4 11.8 6.1 3.8 5.7 11.1 5.9 3.6 5.2
Nursing and personal care facilities 805 40.8 5.3 3.3 1.9 1.9 5.1 3.3 1.8 1.8
Hospitals 806 53.0 4.4 2.0 1.2 2.4 4.0 1.9 1.1 2.1
Home health care services 808 15.3 1.2 0.6 0.5 0.6 1.1 0.6 0.5 0.6
Legal services 81 14.5 ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 )
Educational services 82 37.2 1.3 0.6 0.4 0.7 1.3 0.5 0.4 0.7
Elementary and secondary schools 821 12.1 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.3
Colleges and universities 822 20.0 0.8 0.4 0.2 0.4 0.8 0.4 0.2 0.4
Social services 83 42.1 2.1 0.9 0.7 1.3 2.0 0.8 0.7 1.2
Membership organizations 86 15.2 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.2
Engineering and management services 87 39.3 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.3
                     
State and local government   177.7 16.7 6.7 6.3 9.9 16.0 6.6 6.2 9.4
                   
State government   57.9 4.2 1.8 1.7 2.4 4.0 1.7 1.7 2.3
                   
Services   -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
                   
Health services 80 -- 0.7 0.2 0.2 0.5 0.7 0.2 0.2 0.4
Educational services 82 18.2 0.9 0.2 0.2 0.7 0.8 0.2 0.2 0.7
Social services 83 9.7 0.9 0.7 0.7 -- 0.8 0.7 0.7 --
                     
Public administration   -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
                   
Executive, legislative, and general 91 1.6 ( 8 ) ( 8 ) -- ( 8 ) -- -- -- ( 8 )
Justice, public order, and safety 92 11.2 1.2 0.5 0.5 0.7 1.1 0.5 0.5 0.6
Administration of human resources 94 3.5 0.1 0.1 ( 8 ) ( 8 ) 0.1 0.1 ( 8 ) ( 8 )
Environmental quality and housing 95 1.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 ( 8 ) 0.1 0.1 0.1 ( 8 )
Administration of economic programs 96 5.5 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2
                     
                     
                     
                     
                     
See footnotes at end of table.                    
Table 2. Number of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by industry and selected case types, 1998 -- Continued  
                     
Connecticut
(In thousands)                    
Industry1 SIC code2 1998 Annual average employ-ment3 Injuries and Illnesses Injuries
Total cases Lost workday cases Cases without lost work- days Total cases Lost workday cases Cases without lost work- days
Total4 With days away from work5 Total4 With days away from work5
                     
Local government   119.8 12.5 4.9 4.6 7.5 12.0 4.8 4.5 7.2
                   
Public Works   3.7 1.3 0.6 0.6 0.6 1.2 0.6 0.6 0.6
                   
Education   86.6 5.7 1.5 1.4 4.2 5.5 1.4 1.4 4.1
                   
Public administration   25.0 4.5 2.3 2.1 2.2 4.3 2.2 2.1 2.1
                   
Police protection 9221 9.4 2.0 1.3 1.2 0.7 1.9 1.3 1.2 0.6
Fire protection 9224 4.7 1.7 0.6 0.6 1.1 1.6 0.6 0.6 1.0
                     



Footnotes:
 

1 Totals include data for industries not shown separately.

2 Standard Industrial Classification Manual, 1987 Edition.

3 Employment is expressed as an annual average and is derived primarily from the BLS-State Covered Employment and Wages program. Employment in private households (SIC 88) is excluded.

4 Total lost workday cases involve days away from work, or days of restricted work activity, or both.

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

6 Excludes farms with fewer than 11 employees.

7 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 mining industries.

8 Fewer than 50 cases.

NOTE: Because of rounding, components may not add to totals.

  • n.e.c. = not elsewhere classified.

  • -- 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.

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