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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, 2000

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 2,217 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1,299 --
                       
Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 703 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 703 --
Correctional institution officers 551 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Social workers 195 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 190 --
Police and detectives, public service 82 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Supervisors, guards 58 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Janitors and cleaners 39 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 39 --
Registered nurses 36 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 36 --
Eligibility clerks, social welfare 34 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 34 --
Counselors, educational and vocational 32 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Laundering and dry cleaning machine operators 25 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Secretaries 18 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 13 --
Supervisors, food preparation and service occupations 18 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Bus, truck, and stationary engine mechanics 18 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Cooks 17 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 17 --
Inspectors and compliance officers, nonconstruction 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Guards and police, exc. public service 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 15 --
General office clerks 14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 14 --
Data-entry keyers 13 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Supervisors, cleaning and building service workers 11 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 11 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators 11 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

 

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.

2000 Tables Index

Safety and Health Statistics

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