1 Incidence rates represent the number of injuries and illnesses per Published by the Connecticut Department of Labor, Project Management Office0
full-time workers and were calculated as: (N/EH) x 200,000 where
N = number of injuries and illnesses
EH = total hours worked by all employees during the calendar year
200,000 = base for Published by the Connecticut Department of Labor, Project Management Office0 equivalent full-time workers (working 40 hours per week, 50 weeks per year).
2 Totals include data for industries not shown separately.
3 Standard Industrial Classification Manual, 1987 Edition.
4 Employment is expressed as an annual average and is derived primarily
from the BLS-State Covered Employment and Wages program.
5 Total lost workday cases involve days away from work, or days of restricted
work activity, or both.
6 Days-away-from-work cases include those which result in days away from
work with or without restricted work activity.
7 Excludes farms with fewer than 11 employees.
8 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 mining
9 Incidence rate less than 0.05.
NOTE: Because of rounding, components may not add to totals.
n.e.c. = not elsewhere classified.
-- Indicates data not available.
SOURCE: Bureau of
Labor Statistics, U. S. Department of Labor, Survey of Occupational
Injuries and Illnesses in cooperation with participating State agencies.