We must understand why, when and how workplace injuries and fatalities happen. Then, we can target the problem areas and initiate solutions to lower the number of workplace accidents.
Most injury incidents in 2021 occurred:
- During the Noon hour
- On Males
- On Tuesdays
- In March
- In 20-29 Age Group
- In St. Louis County
|Workplace Accident||Total for 2021||Highest Ranking Industry|
|Injury Incidents||91,808||Health Care and Social Assistance|
|Lost Time Injuries||9,710||Health Care and Social Assistance|
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