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Table 2. Number of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by industry and selected case types, 1999 - Connecticut
 

Industry1 SIC code2 1999 Annual average employ-ment3 (000's) 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                    
  1,630.1 99.3 48.2 32.6 51.2 93.8 45.8 31.4 48.0
                     
Private Industry6   1,444.2 83.1 41.8 27.2 41.3 78.5 39.7 26.1 38.9
                   
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing6   17.4 1.4 0.7 0.4 0.7 1.3 0.7 0.4 0.6
                   
                     
Mining7   0.8 ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 )
                   
Construction   61.2 5.7 2.7 2.2 3.0 5.6 2.7 2.2 2.9
                   
General building contractors 15 12.6 1.0 0.5 0.5 0.5 1.0 0.5 0.5 0.5
Residential building construction 152 7.5 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.3
Nonresidential building construction 154 4.9 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.2
Heavy construction, except building 16 6.1 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.3
Special trade contractors 17 42.5 4.2 2.0 1.7 2.2 4.1 2.0 1.7 2.1
Plumbing, heating, air-conditioning 171 .1 1.1 0.4 0.3 0.7 1.1 0.4 0.3 0.7
Electrical work 173 9.0 1.0 0.5 0.4 0.5 1.0 0.5 0.4 0.5
Masonry, stonework, and plastering 174 4.5 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1
Miscellaneous special trade contractors 179 8.6 0.9 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.8 0.4 0.3 0.5
                     
Manufacturing   268.0 19.4 .5 5.6 8.9 17.1 9.2 5.1 7.9
                   
Durable goods   186.9 14.6 7.6 3.9 7.0 12.8 6.7 3.6 6.1
                     
Primary metal industries 33 9.4 1.4 0.8 0.4 0.6 1.3 0.7 0.3 0.6
Nonferrous rolling and drawing 335 5.1 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.2
Fabricated metal products 34 34.0 4.0 2.2 1.2 1.8 3.6 1.9 1.1 1.7
Cutlery, handtools, and hardware 342 6.1 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2
Screw machine products, bolts, etc. 345 4.6 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2
Metal forgings and stampings 346 5.9 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.5 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.5
Metal services, n.e.c. 347 4.0 0.8 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.7 0.5 0.3 0.2
Miscellaneous fabricated metal products 349 5.9 0.8 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.7 0.4 0.2 0.4
Industrial machinery and equipment 35 33.0 2.4 1.1 0.6 1.3 2.2 1.0 0.6 1.2
Metalworking machinery 354 8.2 0.8 0.4 0.2 0.5 0.8 0.3 0.2 0.4
Special industry machinery 355 3.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 ( 8 ) 0.1
General industrial machinery 356 5.1 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2
Computer and office equipment 357 6.4 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 -- 0.1 -- 0.1
Industrial machinery, n.e.c. 359 5.5 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2
Electronic and other electric equipment 36 26.9 1.4 0.8 0.3 0.6 1.2 0.7 0.3 0.5
Electrical industrial apparatus 362 3.4 0.2 0.1 -- 0.1 0.2 0.1 -- 0.1
Electric lighting and wiring equipment 364 5.9 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.1
Communications equipment 366 3.7 0.1 0.1 ( 8 ) ( 8 ) 0.1 ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 )
Electronic components and accessories 367 6.7 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.2
Transportation equipment 37 48.2 3.7 1.8 0.9 1.9 3.0 1.5 0.8 1.5
Aircraft and parts 372 36.3 2.4 1.2 0.6 1.3 2.0 1.0 0.5 1.0
Aircraft 3721 -- 0.8 0.4 0.1 0.4 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.3
Aircraft engines and engine parts 3724 20.2 1.1 0.6 0.3 0.5 1.0 0.5 0.3 0.4
Aircraft parts and equipment, n.e.c. 3728 -- 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.3
Ship and boat building and repairing 373 -- 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.3
Instruments and related products 38 20.4 0.7 0.3 0.1 0.3 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.3
Measuring and controlling devices 382 8.2 0.2 0.1 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, 1999 -- Continued
                     

Connecticut

(in thousands)                    
Industry1 SIC code2 1999 Annual average employ-ment3 (000's) 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
                     
Medical instruments and supplies 384 7.8 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2
Miscellaneous manufacturing industries 39 6.3 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.2
                     
Nondurable goods   81.0 4.8 2.9 1.7 1.9 4.3 2.5 1.5 1.8
                     
Food and kindred products 20 8.1 1.0 0.7 0.3 0.3 0.8 0.6 0.2 0.2
Apparel and other textile products 23 3.5 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 ( 8 ) ( 8 ) 0.1
Paper and allied products 26 8.0 0.8 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.8 0.4 0.3 0.3
Printing and publishing 27 25.3 0.9 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.8 0.4 0.3 0.4
Newspapers 271 6.7 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2
Commercial printing 275 9.0 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1
Chemicals and allied products 28 21.9 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.3
Drugs 283 .5 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Rubber and miscellaneous plastics products 30 .1 1.0 0.6 0.3 0.4 0.9 0.5 0.3 0.4
Miscellaneous plastics products, n.e.c. 308 7.8 0.8 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.7 0.4 0.3 0.3
                     
Transportation and public utilities7   75.5 6.3 3.8 2.8 2.5 6.1 3.7 2.7 2.4
                   
Railroad transportation7 40 -- 0.1 0.1 0.1 ( 8 ) 0.1 0.1 0.1 ( 8 )
Local and interurban passenger transit 41 13.4 1.8 0.6 0.3 1.2 1.8 0.6 0.3 1.2
Trucking and warehousing 42 12.1 1.7 1.1 0.8 0.6 1.7 1.1 0.8 0.6
Water transportation 44 2.6 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Transportation by air 45 9.5 1.5 1.2 1.0 0.2 1.4 1.2 1.0 0.2
Communications 48 19.2 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.2
Electric, gas, and sanitary services 49 12.8 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.1
                     
Wholesale and retail trade   359.3 20.9 9.3 6.6 11.6 20.5 9.0 6.5 11.5
                   
Wholesale trade   82.2 6.2 3.0 2.2 3.2 6.0 2.9 2.1 3.1
                     
Wholesale trade--durable goods 50 48.6 3.7 1.5 1.0 2.3 3.7 1.5 1.0 2.2
                     
Wholesale trade--nondurable goods 51 33.6 2.4 1.5 1.2 0.9 2.3 1.4 1.1 0.9
                     
Retail trade   277.2 14.7 6.3 4.4 8.5 14.5 6.2 4.4 8.4
                     
Building materials and garden supplies 52 12.3 1.0 0.5 0.2 0.5 1.0 0.5 0.2 0.5
General merchandise stores 53 26.0 2.2 1.2 0.8 1.1 2.2 1.1 0.8 1.1
Food stores 54 53.0 3.4 1.5 1.2 1.9 3.3 1.5 1.1 1.9
Automotive dealers and service stations 55 27.3 2.1 0.7 0.5 1.4 2.1 0.7 0.5 1.4
Apparel and accessory stores 56 18.5 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.3
Furniture and homefurnishings stores 57 13.6 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.3
Eating and drinking places 58 79.4 2.9 1.0 0.9 1.9 2.9 1.0 0.9 1.9
Miscellaneous retail 59 47.1 1.9 0.8 0.5 1.1 1.9 0.8 0.5 1.1
                     
Finance, insurance, and real estate   140.2 2.4 0.9 0.7 1.5 2.0 0.8 0.6 1.3
                   
Depository institutions 60 24.8 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.4
Insurance carriers 63 60.5 1.0 0.3 0.2 0.7 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.5
Insurance agents, brokers, and service 64 11.2 0.1 ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) 0.1 ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 )
Real estate 65 16.4 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.3
                     
                     
See footnotes at end of table.                    
Table 2. Number of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by industry and selected case types, 1999 -- Continued 

Connecticut

(in thousands)                    
Industry1 SIC code2 1999 Annual average employ-ment3 (000's) 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   521.2 27.0 14.0 8.8 13.1 25.8 13.6 8.5 12.2
                   
Hotels and other lodging places 70 11.5 0.7 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.7 0.3 0.2 0.4
Personal services 72 18.3 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2
Business services 73 112.0 3.6 2.2 1.8 1.4 3.3 2.1 1.8 1.2
Auto repair, services, and parking 75 14.1 0.9 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.9 0.3 0.3 0.5
Miscellaneous repair services 76 4.4 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1
Amusement and recreation services 79 36.5 3.6 1.8 0.7 1.8 3.3 1.7 0.7 1.6
Health services 80 158.4 13.7 7.2 3.9 6.5 13.2 7.0 3.8 6.1
Nursing and personal care facilities 805 40.8 6.6 4.1 1.8 2.5 6.5 4.1 1.8 2.4
Hospitals 806 51.6 4.6 2.2 1.4 2.4 4.2 2.0 1.3 2.2
Home health care services 808 15.2 1.8 0.7 0.6 1.1 1.8 0.7 0.6 1.1
Legal services 81 14.8 0.1 0.1 0.1 ( 8 ) 0.1 0.1 0.1 ( 8 )
Educational services 82 39.2 1.2 0.5 0.4 0.8 1.2 0.4 0.4 0.8
Elementary and secondary schools 821 12.9 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.3
Colleges and universities 822 21.0 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.3
Social services 83 44.8 1.7 1.0 0.8 0.7 1.6 1.0 0.8 0.7
Membership organizations 86 14.5 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.2
Engineering and management services 87 39.7 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.3
                     
State and local government   185.9 16.2 6.4 5.4 9.8 15.3 6.2 5.2 9.1
                   
State government   62.3 4.3 2.2 1.9 2.1 4.1 2.1 1.9 2.0
                   
Services   -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
                   
Health services 80 -- 0.6 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.6 0.2 0.2 0.4
Educational services 82 19.1 0.9 0.2 0.1 0.7 0.9 0.2 0.1 0.7
Social services 83 9.9 1.1 1.0 0.8 -- 1.1 1.0 0.8 --
                     
Public administration   -- 1.6 0.8 0.8 0.8 1.5 0.8 0.7 0.7
                   
Justice, public order, and safety 92 12.9 1.2 0.7 0.6 0.5 1.1 0.6 0.6 0.5
Administration of human resources 94 4.1 ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 )
Environmental quality and housing 95 1.3 ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) ( 8 ) -- ( 8 ) ( 8 ) --
Administration of economic programs 96 5.7 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 ( 8 ) 0.2
                     
Local government   123.6 11.9 4.2 3.5 7.7 11.2 4.1 3.4 7.1
                   
Public Works - Street & Highway   3.7 1.0 0.5 0.3 0.6 0.9 0.5 0.3 0.5
                   
Public Utilities   3.5 0.8 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.8 0.5 0.3 0.3
                   
Water supply 494 1.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Sanitary services 495 1.8 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.1
                     
Services   90.3 5.7 1.3 1.0 4.4 5.5 1.2 0.9 4.3
                   
Parks and recreation 79 5.0 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.3
                     
See footnotes at end of table.                    
Table 2. Number of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses by industry and selected case types, 1999 -- Continued 
                     

Connecticut

(in thousands)                    
Industry1 SIC code2 1999 Annual average employ-ment3 (000's) 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
                     
Educational services 82 81.5 4.9 1.0 0.8 3.9 4.8 1.0 0.8 3.8
                     
Public administration   25.0 4.3 1.9 1.8 2.4 3.9 1.8 1.7 2.0
                   
Justice, public order, and safety 92 14.4 3.8 1.7 1.7 2.1 3.4 1.7 1.6 1.8
Police protection 9221 9.3 2.5 1.1 1.1 1.4 2.3 1.0 1.0 1.3
Fire protection 9224 -- 1.3 0.7 0.6 0.6 1.1 0.6 0.6 0.5
                     

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.

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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