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Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities
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TABLE R19. Number of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses involving days away from work by part of body and selected natures of injury or illness, private industry, 2018
Part of body Part code(1) Total cases Sprains, strains, tears Fractures Cuts, lacerations, punctures Bruise, contusions Heat (thermal) burns Chemical burns and corrosions Amputations Carpal tunnel syndrome Tendonitis Multiple traumatic injuries Soreness, pain All other natures(2)
Total Cuts, lacerations Punctures (except gunshot wounds) Total With sprains With fractures

All part of body

900,380 308,630 79,470 92,840 77,340 15,500 79,250 14,550 3,790 5,920 5,050 1,810 23,370 12,340 3,350 159,600 126,100

Head

1

77,660 230 3,490 10,860 10,290 570 10,730 770 1,610 - - - 1,530 - 230 13,030 35,410

Head, unspecified

10

19,270 110 60 3,820 3,770 40 5,850 - - - - - 460 - - 7,530 1,430

Cranial region, including skull

11

20,670 40 210 890 890 - 870 - - - - - 230 - 40 560 17,870

Cranial region, unspecified

110

440 40 - - - - 30 - - - - - - - - 360 -

Brain

111

17,970 - - - - - 40 - - - - - 120 - 40 20 17,790

Scalp

112

1,650 - - 870 870 - 560 - - - - - 60 - - 80 70

Skull

113

580 - 210 - - - 220 - - - - - 40 - - 100 -

Cranial region, n.e.c.

119

30 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Ear(s)

12

690 - - 140 100 40 50 - - - - - - - - 200 290

Face

13

35,940 70 3,200 5,840 5,350 490 3,590 750 1,610 - - - 670 - 140 4,430 15,770

Face, unspecified

130

4,270 30 160 790 740 50 1,050 350 250 - - - 140 - - 880 630

Forehead

131

2,950 - - 1,680 1,640 40 560 40 - - - - 100 - - 390 160

Eye(s)

132

19,950 40 80 1,110 960 150 1,160 250 1,270 - - - 50 - - 1,820 14,170

Nose, nasal cavity

133

2,680 - 1,450 410 410 - 260 - - - - - 50 - 20 410 100

Nose, except internal location of diseases or disorders

1330

2,670 - 1,450 410 410 - 260 - - - - - 50 - 20 410 90

Cheek(s)

134

360 - 70 130 110 20 60 20 - - - - 30 - - 30 30

Jaw, chin

135

980 - 380 240 230 - 110 - - - - - - - - 190 30

Mouth

136

2,480 - 850 1,130 1,030 100 70 - 20 - - - 20 - - 230 160

Mouth, unspecified

1360

210 - - 40 40 - 30 - - - - - - - - 110 20

Lip(s)

1361

1,160 - - 1,070 970 100 30 - - - - - - - - 20 30

Tooth (teeth)

1363

990 - 840 - - - - - - - - - - - - 40 110

Multiple mouth locations

1368

100 - - - - - 20 - - - - - - - - 60 -

Multiple face locations

138

2,170 - 180 340 230 110 310 80 60 - - - 260 - 100 470 470

Face, n.e.c.

139

80 - 20 - - - 20 - - - - - - - - - 20

Multiple head locations

18

950 - 20 130 130 - 350 - - - - - 160 - 40 260 20

Head, n.e.c.

19

150 - - 50 50 - 20 - - - - - - - - 50 20

Neck, Including Throat

2

11,140 7,170 280 100 80 20 240 50 - - - - 90 60 - 2,160 1,060

Neck, except internal location of diseases or disorders

20

11,130 7,170 280 100 80 20 240 50 - - - - 90 60 - 2,160 1,050

Trunk

3

194,080 110,490 9,110 1,310 750 560 10,800 380 190 - - - 2,130 1,720 290 43,090 16,580

Trunk, unspecified

30

1,300 430 - 30 30 - 180 30 - - - - - - - 550 40

Chest, including ribs, internal organs

31

13,600 2,270 4,000 380 340 40 3,370 120 - - - - 310 70 180 2,460 680

Chest, except internal location of diseases or disorders

310

13,240 2,270 4,000 380 340 40 3,370 120 - - - - 310 70 180 2,460 320

Internal chest location, unspecified

311

30 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 30

Heart

313

220 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 220

Bronchus

314

20 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 20

Lung(s), pleura

315

90 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 90

Back, including spine, spinal cord

32

142,230 97,770 2,350 390 100 290 3,900 40 - - - - 830 770 30 32,440 4,500

Back, including spine, spinal cord, unspecified

320

53,940 35,350 1,090 50 50 - 1,460 20 - - - - 220 190 - 13,960 1,790

Thoracic region

321

8,740 6,400 180 - - - 630 - - - - - 70 60 - 1,350 90

Lumbar region

322

74,330 53,200 830 330 50 290 1,220 - - - - - 480 440 20 15,760 2,510

Sacral region

323

190 110 50 - - - - - - - - - - - - 20 -

Coccygeal region

324

1,090 30 170 - - - 360 - - - - - - - - 520 -

Multiple back regions

328

3,830 2,620 40 - - - 190 - - - - - 60 60 - 820 90

Back, including spine, spinal cord, n.e.c.

329

110 80 - - - - 20 - - - - - - - - - -

Abdomen

33

16,320 2,800 - 280 170 110 780 140 20 - - - 80 80 - 1,470 10,760

Abdomen, except internal location of diseases or disorders

330

16,150 2,800 - 280 170 110 780 140 20 - - - 80 80 - 1,470 10,590

Internal abdominal location, unspecified

331

50 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 50

Intestines, peritoneum

335

110 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 110

Intestines, peritoneum, unspecified

3350

50 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 50

Large intestine, colon, rectum

3353

60 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 60

Pelvic region

34

14,650 5,450 2,170 220 90 120 1,870 40 140 - - - 260 240 - 3,970 530

Pelvic region, unspecified

340

70 20 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 20 -

Hip(s)

341

8,080 2,460 1,750 40 - 30 1,200 - - - - - 230 220 - 2,100 280

Pelvis

342

730 140 390 - - - 100 - - - - - - - - 80 20

Buttock(s)

343

1,680 170 - 110 60 50 360 - 130 - - - - - - 850 60

Groin

344

3,410 2,510 - 20 - - 120 30 - - - - - - - 640 80

External reproductive tract structures

345

280 60 - 40 - - 30 - - - - - - - - 70 50

External reproductive tract structures, unspecified

3450

20 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Scrotum

3451

200 30 - 40 - - 20 - - - - - - - - 70 40

Penis

3452

40 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Internal reproductive tract structures

346

30 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 30

Multiple pelvic region locations

348

340 80 20 - - - 40 - - - - - - - - 190 -

Pelvic region, n.e.c.

349

30 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 20 -

Multiple trunk locations

38

5,890 1,750 580 - - - 670 - - - - - 650 540 80 2,180 40

Trunk, n.e.c.

39

80 - - - - - 30 - - - - - - - - 20 -

Upper Extremities

4

286,810 83,050 32,620 65,970 56,860 9,110 16,240 8,340 970 5,750 5,050 1,480 3,710 1,500 950 38,340 25,310

Upper extremities, unspecified

40

170 50 - 20 - - 20 - - - - - - - - 50 -

Shoulder(s), including clavicle(s), scapula(e)

41

68,070 44,220 1,830 100 60 40 2,950 40 - - - 360 650 410 160 13,570 4,360

Arm(s)

42

43,650 13,300 7,470 4,970 3,870 1,100 4,110 2,280 140 40 - 380 750 220 400 6,160 4,050

Arm(s), unspecified

420

12,980 3,260 2,820 1,400 1,000 400 1,060 1,200 70 - - 20 150 50 70 2,040 960

Upper arm(s)

421

6,730 4,250 810 370 210 160 280 150 - - - 90 - - - 510 240

Elbow(s)

422

13,990 3,920 2,360 460 420 30 1,810 20 - - - 150 460 120 290 2,640 2,170

Forearm(s)

423

8,380 1,360 1,420 2,710 2,200 510 770 870 60 - - 40 50 - 20 570 530

Multiple arm locations

428

1,400 440 50 - - - 190 30 - - - 90 70 40 30 370 130

Multiple arm locations, unspecified

4280

30 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Elbow(s) and arms(s)

4281

1,120 380 40 - - - 150 - - - - 70 60 40 30 290 100

Multiple arm locations, n.e.c.

4289

250 60 - - - - 30 - - - - 20 - - - 80 20

Arm(s), n.e.c.

429

170 60 - 30 30 - - - - - - - - - - 20 20

Wrist(s)

43

34,760 11,790 7,670 1,950 1,210 740 1,160 160 - - 5,050 370 270 100 60 4,870 1,460

Hand(s)

44

123,990 7,470 14,950 58,210 51,130 7,080 7,130 5,130 770 5,710 - 180 1,550 400 280 8,490 14,400

Hand(s), unspecified

440

35,580 2,980 2,620 14,380 11,280 3,100 3,660 4,010 610 40 - 130 530 100 20 2,950 3,690

Hand(s), except finger(s)

441

3,430 40 370 2,440 1,900 540 130 250 - - - - - - - 110 80

Finger(s), fingernail(s)

442

80,660 4,030 11,500 39,800 36,580 3,220 3,130 490 150 5,610 - 40 900 290 220 5,050 9,970

Finger(s), fingernail(s), unspecified

4420

70,910 3,910 10,250 36,340 33,330 3,000 3,040 440 140 3,010 - 40 660 120 150 4,770 8,310

Fingernail(s), nailbed(s)

4421

1,040 - 100 280 160 120 50 - - 40 - - - - - 30 540

Fingertip(s)

4422

6,320 40 950 1,750 1,700 50 30 40 - 2,470 - - 50 - 40 150 840

Finger(s), fingernail(s), n.e.c.

4429

2,380 80 200 1,430 1,380 60 - - - 90 - - 190 170 20 100 280

Hand(s) and finger(s)

448

3,520 400 260 1,150 960 200 220 320 - 30 - - 110 - 50 370 640

Hand(s), n.e.c.

449

790 20 200 430 410 20 - 70 - - - - - - - - 20

Multiple upper extremities locations

48

16,140 6,200 700 730 590 140 860 710 40 - - 180 480 360 40 5,190 1,030

Multiple upper extremities locations, unspecified

480

210 140 - - - - 20 - - - - - - - - 30 -

Hand(s) and arms(s)

481

1,710 390 80 100 50 50 120 350 30 - - - - - - 300 310

Hand(s) and arm(s), unspecified

4810

950 220 70 30 - 20 80 190 20 - - - - - - 220 130

Hand(s) and elbow(s)

4811

180 70 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 40 40

Hand(s) and arm(s), n.e.c.

4819

580 100 - 70 40 30 30 160 20 - - - - - - 40 140

Hand(s) and wrist(s)

482

3,580 1,210 240 310 240 70 200 240 - - - 40 120 90 - 920 300

Wrist(s) and arm(s)

483

1,930 680 290 250 240 - 110 60 - - - 30 50 40 - 400 50

Wrist(s) and arm(s), unspecified

4830

680 150 150 - - - 50 40 - - - - 20 - - 230 -

Wrist(s) and elbow(s)

4831

330 110 40 - - - 20 - - - - - 20 20 - 100 20

Wrist(s) and arm(s), n.e.c.

4839

920 410 90 240 230 - 40 20 - - - - - - - 70 20

Shoulder(s) and arm(s)

484

5,110 2,830 40 30 20 - 290 - - - - 50 120 90 - 1,640 120

Multiple upper extremities locations, n.e.c.

489

3,600 960 50 40 30 - 130 50 - - - 60 170 140 20 1,910 240

Upper extremities, n.e.c.

49

30 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Lower Extremities

5

215,500 84,660 30,540 11,490 7,330 4,150 29,650 2,690 550 170 - 270 4,140 2,280 750 31,000 20,350

Lower extremities, unspecified

50

220 60 - - - - 40 20 - - - - - - - 70 20

Leg(s)

51

110,950 44,270 8,540 6,980 5,110 1,870 15,820 680 210 50 - 120 1,840 910 230 18,970 13,470

Leg(s), unspecified

510

11,200 1,970 1,870 2,360 1,720 640 1,890 320 80 - - - 200 60 - 1,520 980

Thigh(s)

511

5,480 1,970 600 1,080 690 390 830 180 20 - - - 190 30 - 420 180

Knee(s)

512

79,380 37,100 2,540 1,780 1,260 530 10,080 - 20 - - 110 890 650 90 15,540 11,310

Lower leg(s)

513

11,870 2,710 3,190 1,710 1,400 310 2,210 160 80 50 - - 260 50 - 810 680

Multiple leg locations

518

2,700 490 310 30 30 - 670 - - - - - 290 120 120 680 220

Multiple leg locations, unspecified

5180

260 - - - - - 230 - - - - - - - - - -

Knee(s) and leg(s)

5181

2,010 450 20 30 30 - 370 - - - - - 280 110 120 650 210

Multiple leg locations, n.e.c.

5189

430 40 270 - - - 70 - - - - - 20 - - 30 -

Leg(s), n.e.c.

519

320 - 30 - - - 160 - - - - - - - - - 100

Ankle(s)

52

49,210 31,950 8,310 730 640 90 1,780 150 - - - 80 830 630 140 3,810 1,570

Foot (feet)

53

47,180 5,640 12,450 3,660 1,520 2,150 11,270 1,550 300 110 - 70 630 240 280 6,580 4,920

Foot (feet), unspecified

530

32,770 4,970 7,060 2,250 800 1,450 8,020 1,460 270 20 - 70 390 160 160 4,600 3,670

Sole(s)

531

2,200 180 570 720 150 580 320 - - - - - 60 50 - 220 130

Sole(s), unspecified

5310

600 30 - 520 20 500 - - - - - - - - - - 50

Arch(es), instep(s)

5312

90 30 20 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Heel(s)

5313

1,490 120 540 190 120 70 300 - - - - - 60 50 - 210 60

Toes(s), toenail(s)

532

10,880 380 4,450 590 540 50 2,560 40 - 100 - - 170 30 120 1,600 1,000

Multiple foot (feet) locations

538

810 40 150 30 30 - 300 30 30 - - - - - - 130 90

Foot (feet), n.e.c.

539

520 60 220 70 - 70 80 - - - - - - - - 40 30

Multiple lower extremities locations

58

7,930 2,740 1,230 110 60 50 730 280 30 - - - 840 500 100 1,580 380

Multiple lower extremities locations, unspecified

580

110 50 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 40 -

Foot (feet) and leg(s)

581

1,180 170 100 - - - 110 130 - - - - 250 60 - 320 80

Foot(feet) and leg(s), unspecified

5810

510 30 50 - - - 30 90 - - - - 200 - - 70 30

Foot(feet) and knee(s)

5811

450 90 - - - - 40 - - - - - 50 50 - 230 20

Foot(feet) and leg(s), n.e.c.

5819

220 50 40 - - - 40 40 - - - - - - - 20 20

Foot (feet) and ankle(s)

582

2,820 1,110 470 40 - 30 190 120 - - - - 170 150 20 520 170

Ankle(s) and leg(s)

583

3,180 1,230 640 30 30 - 210 20 - - - - 320 250 50 620 80

Ankle(s) and leg(s), unspecified

5830

880 110 460 30 20 - 30 - - - - - 80 80 - 130 20

Ankle(s) and knee(s)

5831

1,820 1,010 30 - - - 150 - - - - - 160 150 - 430 40

Ankle(s) and leg(s), n.e.c.

5839

480 110 160 - - - 30 20 - - - - 80 20 50 60 20

Multiple lower extremities locations, n.e.c.

589

640 180 - 20 20 - 210 - - - - - 90 50 30 80 50

Body Systems

6

17,370 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 110 17,260

Multiple Body Parts

8

87,790 21,800 3,010 1,890 1,310 590 11,130 1,990 350 - - 40 11,610 6,670 1,130 29,940 6,020

Multiple body parts, unspecified

80

5,120 930 130 60 40 20 850 200 - - - - 830 60 - 1,440 670

Head and neck

81

2,160 270 - 30 20 - 250 110 20 - - - 510 460 - 870 100

Head, neck, and trunk

82

540 60 - - - - 60 - - - - - 50 40 - 350 -

Head and trunk

83

1,690 - 30 50 50 - 520 20 - - - - 360 220 50 660 30

Neck and back

84

7,560 4,140 50 - - - 140 - - - - - 110 80 - 2,890 220

Shoulder(s) and back

85

3,690 2,100 80 - - - 160 50 - - - - 90 90 - 1,160 50

Hip(s) and leg(s)

86

1,680 390 90 - - - 390 - - - - - 90 80 - 640 70

Upper and lower limb(s)

87

8,430 1,790 330 210 100 110 1,440 250 30 - - - 1,090 610 130 2,590 690

Other multiple body parts

89

56,930 12,120 2,310 1,530 1,080 450 7,320 1,350 280 - - 40 8,490 5,050 940 19,330 4,170

Whole body

891

610 20 - 20 - 20 20 30 - - - - - - - 260 260

Multiple body parts, n.e.c.

899

56,320 12,100 2,310 1,510 1,080 430 7,300 1,310 280 - - 40 8,490 5,050 940 19,070 3,910

Footnotes
(1) Based on the Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System 2.01 developed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
(2) Includes non-classifiable responses.

Notes:
Data shown in columns correspond to Nature codes based on the Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System 2.01 developed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Days-away-from-work cases include those that resulted in days away from work, some of which also included job transfer or restriction. Dash indicates data do not meet publication guidelines, data may be too small to be displayed. Because of rounding and data exclusion of nonclassifiable responses, data may not sum to the totals.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses, in cooperation with participating state agencies.

 

Last Modified Date: November 7, 2019