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Federal-fiscal-years 2016 through 2020

(Oct. 1, 2015, through Sept. 30, 2020)

Cause of fatality 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Total
Asphyxiation 1 0 1 1 2 5
Contact with object/equipment 9 11 6 11 5 42
COVID-19 -- -- -- -- 10 10
Drowning 1 1 0 1 0 3
Electrocution 0 0 4 0 1 5
Explosion 1 1 0 0 0 2
Fall 4 4 8 7 9 32
Other 0 0 6 1 3 10
Total 16 17 25 21 30 109
             
Percent in construction industry 38% 41% 16% 33% 27% 29%
Percent in general industry 62% 59% 84% 67% 73% 71%
Number in construction industry 6 7 4 7 8 32
Number in general industry 10 10 21 14 22 77

Updated December 2020

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