Kinds of accidents to employees – statistics

18th October 2019 / NewsBits

Fatal injuries to workers by most common accident kinds

Falls from a height – 26%

Struck by a moving vehicle – 18%

Struck by a moving object – 13%

Trapped by something collapsing/overturning – 9%

Contact with moving machinery 9%

Non fatal to employees by most common accident kinds

Slip, trip or fall 31%

Handling, lifting or carrying 21%

Struck by moving object 10%

Falls from a height 8%

Acts of violence 7%

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