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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, 2000

Connecticut - private industry
 
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 [25,607 cases] 0.0 19.0 12.9 20.5 12.6 11.9 5.8 17.4 5
                   
Truck drivers 0.0 14.7 11.1 15.3 14.9 9.5 7.1 27.4 8
Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 0.0 18.9 18.1 25.1 13.6 8.9 3.1 12.4 3
Production coordinators 0.0 97.1 -- 0.7 0.7 0.3 0.5 0.6 1
Laborers, nonconstruction 0.0 .8 22.5 28.1 12.7 9.2 2.8 13.9 3
Janitors and cleaners 0.0 25.4 12.6 16.5 13.3 9.5 4.9 17.8 5
Stock handlers and baggers 0.0 28.3 16.0 26.3 14.1 9.9 0.8 4.7 3
Carpenters 0.0 9.1 11.4 22.9 11.5 19.5 1.9 23.8 8
Kitchen workers, food preparation 0.0 36.3 17.5 15.8 0.2 15.5 .9 3.8 2
Registered nurses 0.0 15.8 18.9 24.2 7.1 13.8 4.0 16.2 4
Assemblers 0.0 15.7 13.1 36.0 5.5 .9 5.7 13.1 4
Construction laborers 0.0 8.9 14.7 18.9 .1 8.4 5.3 33.7  
Supervisors and proprietors, sales occupations 0.0 18.0 13.6 13.6 12.0 19.2 4.2 19.3 8
Sales workers, other commodities 0.0 24.8 15.4 20.0 27.2 8.9 -- 3.6 5
Cooks 0.0 20.5 4.4 29.4 15.3 13.3 .0 7.1 5
Automobile mechanics 0.0 39.1 .9 18.6 .8 .9 -- 9.8 3
Groundskeepers and gardeners, exc. farm 0.0 1.5 7.6 19.3 12.1 19.3 20.5 19.6 15
Traffic, shipping, and receiving clerks 0.0 25.6 12.2 .6 19.0 .2 4.2 18.1 6
Production inspectors, checkers, and examiners 0.0 25.1 5.8 20.6 22.3 17.8 1.4 7.0 5
Cashiers 0.0 11.3 14.8 18.2 17.9 15.7 20.4 1.6 7
Maids and housemen 0.0 16.6 25.3 28.4 7.2 6.3 5.0 11.3 4
Hand packers and packagers 0.0 24.4 21.7 21.7 9.3 .8 8.3 3.8 3
Welders and cutters 0.0 19.6 4.0 20.7 14.6 27.0 0.4 13.6 8
Stock and inventory clerks 0.0 24.6 18.1 .9 4.0 6.9 19.6 15.9 5
Food counter, fountain and related occupations 0.0 9.1 26.5 44.4 .8 9.1 -- -- 4
Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 0.0 15.2 11.4 33.5 13.6 6.7 -- 19.6 4
Industrial truck and tractor equipment operators 0.0 8.0 5.3 7.9 28.7 22.8 1.1 26.2 11
Painters, construction and maintenance 0.0 15.9 9.9 56.0 1.8 1.8 6.0 8.6 3
Heating, air conditioning, refrigeration mechanics 0.0 39.4 8.0 12.4 6.3 18.1 -- 15.9 3
Driver-sales workers .0 4.2 5.3 3.4 46.4 23.5 6.4 .8  
Guards and police, exc. public service e0.0 .5 15.4 32.4 9.6 18.1 1.2 12.8 4
Machinists 0.0 21.5 12.0 8.1 .8 4.3 14.9 28.4 8

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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