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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 state government

 
Occupation State 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 Administra- tion
                       
Total 1,948 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 767
                       
Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 501 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Correctional institution officers 431 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 431
Social workers 211 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 42
Registered nurses 171 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Police and detectives, public service 63 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 59
Janitors and cleaners 51 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 8
Supervisors, food preparation and service occupations 38 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 8
Cooks 31 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Heating, air conditioning, refrigeration mechanics 26 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 8
Inspectors and compliance officers, nonconstruction 23 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 23
General office clerks 23 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 15
Supervisors, guards 22 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 22
Electricians 17 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --  
Stenographers 17 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 17
Supervisors, general office 17 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 17
Kitchen workers, food preparation 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 14
Licensed practical nurses 14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Carpenters 14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Counselors, educational and vocational 12 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Stock and inventory clerks 11 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Guards and police, exc. public service 11 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Secretaries 9 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Stationary engineers 8 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Typists 8 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 8 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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.

1999 Tables Index

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