fatal work injuries
Resource pages for "fatal work injuries"-related posts for facility managers (FMs), building operations professionals and decision-makers in all industry sectors.
Despite the reported decline in fatal work injuries, a worker still lost their life due to a work-related injury every two hours in 2020.
Unintentional overdoses at work increased by 12 percent in 2018—the sixth consecutive annual increase and a reflection of the broader opioid crisis facing the nation.
OSHA is seeking information on the safe access and egress of vessels, buildings, and other structures in shipyard employment; use of fall and falling object protection; and erection, use, and dismantling of scaffolding systems.
The rate of fatal work injuries in 2014 was 3.3 per 100,000 full-time workers, the same as the final rate for 2013, according to preliminary results from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.