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Table 3. Number of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses involving days away from work(1) by selected worker occupations and industry division, 1999 - Connecticut - local government

 
Occupation Local government2 Goods producing Service producing
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing 2 Mining 3 Construc- tion Manufactur- ing Transpor- tation and public utilities 3 Wholesale trade Retail trade Finance, insurance, and real estate Services Public Administration
                       
Total 3,492 -- -- 303 -- 325 -- -- -- 969 1,796
                       
Police and detectives, public service 941 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 937
Firefighting occupations 466 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 466
Janitors and cleaners 253 -- -- 13 -- -- -- -- -- 230 --
Garbage collectors 111 -- -- -- -- 111 -- -- -- -- --
Elementary school teachers, exc. postsecondary 7 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 7 --
Truck drivers 91 -- -- 60 -- 25 -- -- -- 6 --
Supervisors, firefighting occupations 88 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 88
Groundskeepers and gardeners, exc. farm 74 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 70 --
Supervisors, police and detectives 74 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 74
Laborers, nonconstruction 73 -- -- -- --   -- -- -- 13  
Teachers' aides 71 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 71 --
Secondary school teachers, exc. postsecondary 61 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 61 --
Bus drivers 61 -- -- -- -- 34 -- -- -- 23 --
Special education teachers, exc. postsecondary 57 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 57 --
Water and sewage treatment plant operators 52 -- -- -- -- 52 -- -- -- -- --
Kitchen workers, food preparation 49 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 34 --
Dispatchers 45 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 45
Secretaries 45 -- -- -- -- 5 -- -- -- 31 9
Bus, truck, and stationary engine mechanics 43 -- -- 16 -- 7 -- -- -- -- 21
Grader, dozer, and scraper operators 40 -- -- 40 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Operating engineers 38 -- -- 38 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Construction laborers 29 -- -- 29 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Social workers 28 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 19 9
Administrators and officials, public administration 21 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 21
Miscellaneous food preparation occupations 20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 9 --
Meter readers 18 -- -- -- -- 18 -- -- -- -- --
Guards and police, exc. public service 17 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 15 --
Supervisors, mechanics and repairers 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Automobile mechanics 14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 14 --
Brickmasons and stonemasons 13 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
General office clerks 13 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 13


Footnotes:
  

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

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 industries.

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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