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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, 1999 - 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 [1,948 cases] 0.0 13.5 5.5 17.4 17.9 17.1 7.8 20.8 9
                   
                   
Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 0.0 19.2 2.7 17.6 22.7 12.7 8.9 16.2 7
Correctional institution officers 0.0 3.8 0.6 15.1 19.3 24.1 .5 26.5 14
Social workers 0.0 11.7 17.5 7.1 13.0 22.5 1.3 26.9 11
Registered nurses 0.0 19.3 4.9 41.1 13.3 5.7 1.7 13.9 5
Police and detectives, public service 0.0 17.7 26.6 8.9 20.4 8.9 8.9 8.7 4
Janitors and cleaners 0.0 -- 5.3 24.1 12.2 27.8 2.1 28.5 14
Supervisors, food preparation and service occupations 0.0 71.8 -- 6.3 7.2 -- 14.7 -- 1
Cooks 0.0 18.3 2.2 11.0 18.3 22.6 7.7 19.8 11
Heating, air conditioning, refrigeration mechanics 0.0 -- 5.7 .5 12.3 44.8 21.0 5.7 15
Inspectors and compliance officers, nonconstruction 0.0 8.9 -- 17.9 46.4 14.0 3.8 8.9 6
General office clerks 0.0 51.4 -- -- 19.7 -- 3.9 25.1 1
Supervisors, guards 0.0 -- -- 24.9 12.4 12.4 -- 50.3 70
Electricians 0.0 13.1 -- 6.3 33.4 .2 .2 26.8 9
Stenographers 0.0 -- 33.6 -- 16.4 33.6 16.4 -- 7
Supervisors, general office 0.0 -- -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- 18
Kitchen workers, food preparation 0.0 -- 18.7 43.0 38.3 -- -- -- 3
Licensed practical nurses 0.0 4.9 -- 45.1 4.9 40.2 -- 4.9 5
Carpenters 0.0 -- -- 46.8 12.5 -- 20.3 20.3 7
Counselors, educational and vocational 0.0 -- -- -- -- 23.6 -- 76.4 68
Stock and inventory clerks 0.0 8.0 -- 52.2 15.7 24.1 -- -- 5
Guards and police, exc. public service 0.0 -- 9.8 16.2 12.4 23.5 -- 38.2 19
Secretaries 0.0 -- 12.5 42.6 -- -- 32.3 12.5 3
Stationary engineers 0.0 73.6 -- 9.0 -- -- -- 17.4 1
Typists 0.0 -- 23.5 -- 76.5 -- -- -- 9
Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 0.0 -- -- 20.1 -- 23.0 -- 56.9 37

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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