The Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities (IIF) program provides annual information on the rate and number of work related injuries, illnesses, and fatal injuries, and how these statistics vary by incident, industry, geography, occupation, and other characteristics.

Corrections to Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses data, 2011 and 2012

Because of data processing errors, U.S. private sector estimates of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses were incorrectly published in news releases for reference years 2011 and 2012. No state level or government sector estimates were affected. For additional information see http://www.bls.gov/bls/errata/iif_errata_1014.htm.

IIF News Releases

Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries

September 11, 2014

The preliminary count of fatal occupational injuries in the U.S. in 2013 was 4,405, below the revised total of 4,628 in 2012. Overall, fatal occupational injuries are down nearly 25 percent over the past decade. More »

Nonfatal Occupational Injuries and Illnesses Requiring Days Away From Work

October 09, 2014

The rate of severe occupational injuries/illnesses decreased for the private sector and local government in 2012. Despite the decrease, the rates increased for private sector transportation and material moving occupations and three other occupation groups. More »

Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (Annual)

October 09, 2014

Private industry employers reported nearly 3.0 million nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses in 2012, lowering the incidence rate to 3.4 cases per 100 equivalent full-time workers compared to 3.5 cases in 2011. More »

Current

  • Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries
  • Nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses from the Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses
    • Industry counts and frequency rates (HTML) (PDF 62K) 
    • Nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses requiring days away from work (HTML) (PDF)

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IIF Databases

Calculators

Customized Injuries & Illnesses Tools
Occupational Injuries and Illnesses and Fatal Injuries Profiles
Allows users to search nonfatal and fatal data for the nation and for States from the most current Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses and the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries programs. Users can search by industry, demographic characteristics, and case characteristics. Historical data for years prior to the current year are also available.
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Incidence Rate Calculator and Comparison Tool
Allows users to calculate injury and illness incidence rates for their specific establishment or firm and to compare them with the averages for the Nation, for States, and for the industry in which the establishment is found.
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Databases

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Workplace Injuries & Illnesses
Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (2011 forward)
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Nonfatal cases involving days away from work: selected characteristics (2011 forward)
Special Notice Top Picks One Screen Data Search Multi Screen Data Search Tables Text Files
Occupational Injuries and Illnesses: Industry Data
Special Notice Top Picks   Multi Screen Data Search Tables Text Files

 

More Tools

  • Series Report—Already know the series identifier for the statistic you want? Use this shortcut to retrieve your data.
  • Flat files (FTP)—For those who want it all. Download a flat file of the entire database or large subset of the database.

Much of our data are already included in tables and articles. You can Search for those tables and articles that have a specific word or phrase included in their titles.

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Record Keeping, Standards, and Forms

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is responsible for the administration and interpretation of issues related to record keeping and safety standards. Here are links to assist you with these subjects:

 

 

Contact IIF

Office of Safety, Health and Working Conditions Contacts

Staff members of the Office of Safety, Health and Working Conditions are available Monday through Friday for your assistance.

Telephone: (202) 691-6170
Fax: (202) 691-6196 or (202) 691-7862
E-mail: Staff

Written inquiries should be directed to:

U.S. Department of Labor
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Office of Safety, Health and Working Conditions
Postal Square Building - Suite 3180
2 Massachusetts Ave., NE
Washington, D.C. 20212