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Table 8. Percent distribution of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses involving days away from work1 by selected occupations and number of days away from work, 2000

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 [2,217 cases] 0.0 .2 6.6 12.0 13.7 20.5 11.5 25.5 13
                   
                   
Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 0.0 9.0 9.7 5.6 9.1 27.9 15.5 23.1 17
Correctional institution officers 0.0 4.8 3.9 16.6 17.2 .8 12.8 34.0 16
Social workers 0.0 23.9 .2 27.2 8.6 18.5 5.8 5.7 4
Police and detectives, public service 0.0 20.6 -- 13.2 14.5 20.6 13.2 17.9 13
Supervisors, guards 0.0 -- 5.5 .1 11.0 24.6 .1 38.7 19
Janitors and cleaners 0.0 2.9 -- 14.7 .7 37.5 2.8 31.4 13
Registered nurses 0.0 8.4 7.5 -- 15.9 26.2 8.4 33.6 12
Eligibility clerks, social welfare 0.0 16.7 16.7 -- -- 16.7 -- 50.0 14
Counselors, educational and vocational 0.0 .1 .1 .1 .1 -- .1 49.7 22
Laundering and dry cleaning machine operators 0.0 -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- 6
Secretaries 0.0 -- -- .6 -- 62.4 13.5 13.5 15
Supervisors, food preparation and service occupations 0.0 -- -- 64.4 17.8 -- -- 17.8 4
Bus, truck, and stationary engine mechanics 0.0 -- -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- 11
Cooks 0.0 16.3 -- -- 32.7 16.3 -- 34.7 20
Inspectors and compliance officers, nonconstruction 0.0 71.4 -- 7.1 14.3 7.1 -- -- 1
Guards and police, exc. public service 0.0 -- -- -- 15.5 58.1 -- 26.4 15
General office clerks 0.0 28.7 -- -- -- 29.0 42.3 -- 18
Data-entry keyers 0.0 -- -- 18.1 9.2 35.8 9.2 27.7 17
Supervisors, cleaning and building service workers 0.0 -- -- 17.5 .0 17.5 -- 55.0 40
Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 0.0 -- -- 46.8 35.5 -- -- 17.7 0
Paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators 0.0 -- -- -- -- -- -- 0.0 45

 

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.

2000 Tables Index

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