Workplace Fatalities in Richmond, VA – Full Tables

Table 1. Fatal occupational injuries by event or exposure, Richmond, VA, 2011-2012
Event or exposure(1) 2011(2) 2012(p)
Number Number Percent

Total

17 26 100

Violence and other injuries by persons or animals

7 5 19

Intentional injury by person

6 5 19

Intentional injury by other person

4 3 12

Shooting by other person--intentional

4 3 12

Self-inflicted injury--intentional

- 2 8

Shooting--intentional self-harm

- 2 8

Transportation incidents

6 11 42

Pedestrian vehicular incident

- 1 4

Pedestrian struck by vehicle in roadway

1 1 4

Pedestrian struck by forward-moving vehicle in roadway

1 1 4

Roadway incident involving motorized land vehicle

3 10 38

Roadway collision with other vehicle

3 7 27

Roadway collision--moving in same direction

1 1 4

Roadway collision--moving in opposite directions, oncoming

1 6 23

Roadway collision with object other than vehicle

- 3 12

Vehicle struck object or animal on side of roadway

- 3 12

Falls, slips, trips

- 4 15

Falls to lower level

- 3 12

Other fall to lower level

- 3 12

Contact with objects and equipment

1 5 19

Struck by object or equipment

1 5 19

Struck by falling object or equipment

- 2 8

Footnotes:
(1) Based on the BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System (OIICS) 2.01 implemented for 2011 data forward.
(2) Data are revised and final.
(p) Data are preliminary. Revised and final 2012 data are scheduled to be released in Spring 2014.

NOTE: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately. Percentages may not add to totals because of rounding. Dashes indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria. CFOI fatality counts exclude illness-related deaths unless precipitated by an injury event.

Table 2. Fatal occupational injuries by industry, Richmond, VA, 2011-2012
Industry(1) 2011(2) 2012(p)
Number Number Percent

Total

17 26 100

Private industry

16 22 85

Goods-producing

8 6 23

Construction

4 4 15

Construction

4 4 15

Construction of buildings

1 1 4

Residential building construction

- 1 4

Residential building construction

- 1 4

New single-family housing construction (except operative builders)

- 1 4

Specialty trade contractors

- 3 12

Foundation, structure, and building exterior contractors

- 1 4

Glass and glazing contractors

- 1 4

Nonresidential glass and glazing contractors

- 1 4

Service-providing

8 16 62

Trade, transportation, and utilities

6 12 46

Retail trade

- 5 19

Food and beverage stores

- 2 8

Grocery stores

- 2 8

Convenience stores

- 2 8

Transportation and warehousing

4 6 23

Truck transportation

- 6 23

General freight trucking

- - -

General freight trucking, long-distance

- - -

General freight trucking, long-distance, less than truckload

- 1 4

Specialized freight trucking

- 3 12

Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, local

- 3 12

Information

- 1 4

Telecommunications

- 1 4

Other telecommunications

- 1 4

Other telecommunications

- 1 4

Telecommunications resellers

- 1 4

Professional and business services

- 2 8

Administrative and waste services

- 2 8

Administrative and support services

- 2 8

Services to buildings and dwellings

- 2 8

Landscaping services

- 2 8

Educational and health services

- 1 4

Health care and social assistance

- 1 4

Ambulatory health care services

- 1 4

Medical and diagnostic laboratories

- 1 4

Medical and diagnostic laboratories

- 1 4

Medical laboratories

- 1 4

Government(3)

1 4 15

State government

- 1 4

Service-providing

- 1 4

Public administration

- 1 4

Justice, public order, and safety activities

- 1 4

Justice, public order, and safety activities

- 1 4

Police protection

- 1 4

Local government

1 3 12

Service-providing

1 3 12

Leisure and hospitality

- 1 4

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

- 1 4

Amusement, gambling, and recreation industries

- 1 4

Other amusement and recreation industries

- 1 4

Public administration

- 1 4

Justice, public order, and safety activities

- 1 4

Justice, public order, and safety activities

- 1 4

Police protection

- 1 4

Footnotes:
(1) Industry data are based on the North American Industry Classification System, 2007. Total may include other industries not shown.
(2) Data for 2011 are revised and final.
(3) Includes fatal injuries to workers employed by governmental organizations regardless of industry.
(p) Data for 2012 are preliminary. Revised and final 2012 data are scheduled to be released in Spring 2014.

NOTE: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately. Percentages may not add to totals because of rounding. Dashes indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria. CFOI fatality counts exclude illness-related deaths unless precipitated by an injury event.

Table 3. Fatal occupational injuries by occupation, Richmond,VA, 2011-2012
Occupation(1) 2011(2) 2012(p)
Number Number Percent

Total

17 26 100

Management occupations

- 1 4

Other management occupations

- 1 4

Agricultural managers

- 1 4

Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers

- 1 4

Protective service occupations

- 2 8

Law enforcement workers

- 2 8

Police officers

- 2 8

Police and sheriff's patrol officers

- 2 8

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

- 5 19

Grounds maintenance workers

- 4 15

Grounds maintenance workers

- 4 15

Landscaping and groundskeeping workers

- 3 12

Tree trimmers and pruners

- 1 4

Sales and related occupations

- 5 19

Supervisors of sales workers

- 4 15

First-line supervisors of sales workers

- 4 15

First-line supervisors of retail sales workers

- 4 15

Construction and extraction occupations

4 4 15

Construction trades workers

4 4 15

Transportation and material moving occupations

6 7 27

Motor vehicle operators

6 6 23

Driver/sales workers and truck drivers

4 6 23

Heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers

3 6 23

Material moving workers

- 1 4

Laborers and material movers, hand

- 1 4

Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand

- 1 4

Footnotes:
(1) Occupation data for 2011 and 2012 are based on the Standard Occupational Classification system, 2010. Total may include occupations not shown.
(2) Data for 2011 are revised and final.
(p) Data for 2012 are preliminary. Revised and final 2012 data are scheduled to be released in Spring 2014.

NOTE: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately. Percentages may not add to totals because of rounding. Dashes indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria. CFOI fatality counts exclude illness-related deaths unless precipitated by an injury event.

Table 4. Fatal occupational injuries by worker characteristics, Richmond, VA, 2011-2012
Worker characteristics 2011(1) 2012(p)
Number Number Percent

Total

17 26 100
Employee status

Wage and salary workers(2)

13 20 77

Self-employed3

4 6 23
Gender

Men

17 26 100
Age(4)

25 to 34 years

- 2 8

35 to 44 years

5 2 8

45 to 54 years

7 7 27

55 to 64 years

4 8 31

65 and over

- 5 19
Race or ethnic origin(5)

White (non-Hispanic)

6 12 46

Black or African-American (non-Hispanic)

7 9 35

Asian or Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander (non-Hispanic)

- 3 12

Footnotes:
(1) Data for 2011 are revised and final.
(2) May include volunteers and workers receiving other types of compensation.
(3) Includes self-employed workers, owners of unincorporated businesses and farms, paid and unpaid family workers, and may include some owners of incorporated businesses or members of partnerships.
(4) Information may not be available for all age groups.
(5) Persons identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. The race categories shown exclude Hispanic and Latino workers.
(p) Data for 2012 are preliminary. Revised and final 2012 data are scheduled to be released in Spring 2014.

NOTE: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately. Percentages may not add to totals because of rounding. Dashes indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria. CFOI fatality counts exclude illness-related deaths unless precipitated by an injury event.

 

Last Modified Date: February 12, 2014