Status: Baseline only
Reduce deaths from work-related injuries in all industries
Baseline: 3.5 work-related deaths per 100,000 full-time workers occurred in 2017
Target: 2.9 work-related deaths per 100,000 full-time workers
Every year in the United States, thousands of people die from work-related injuries. Many of these deaths are caused by motor vehicle crashes, falls, violence, and machines and industrial vehicles. Interventions tailored to specific industries can reduce deaths from work-related injuries.
Workgroup: Occupational Safety and Health Workgroup