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Workplace Injury Data and Statistics

2021

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec YTD Total
Fatalities 10                       10
Injury Incidents 7,720                       7,720
Lost Time Incidents 5                       5

2020

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Total
Fatalities 6 9 8 9 10 11 8 10 15 10 13 9 118
Injury Incidents 8,644 7,981 7,180 5,700 5,898 7,040 7,912 7,840 7,975 8,355 7,998 8,440 90,963
Lost Time Incidents 853 740 788 763 623 760 799 714 372 171 202 20

6,805

 2019

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec YTD Total
Fatalities 9 7 3 9 5 7 15 11 12 11 7 12 108
Injury Incidents 8,889 8,097 8,586 8,152 8,391 7,780 8,476 9,780 9,083 9,767 7,863 8,021 102,794
Lost Time Incidents 1,001 991 751 723 809 736 697 633 569 483 348 111 7,852

 

Search Workplace Injury Data by Industry

Industry - Year
Year Fatalities Injury Incidents Lost Time Injuries
2016 0 148 16
2017 0 126 2
2018 0 216 14
2019 0 149 12
2020 0 222 12
Industry - Year
Year Body Part Age Group Gender Top 5 Counties
2016 Finger(s)/Thumb(s) 40-49 Female Jackson, St Louis County, Taney, Cole, Laclede
2017 Multiple Body Parts 20-29 Female Jackson, Taney, Laclede, Colorado (State), Boone
2018 Multiple Body Parts 20-29 Female Jackson, Cole, Taney, St. Charles, Greene/St. Louis County (Tied)
2019 Multiple Body Parts 20-29 Female Jackson, Jasper, Cole, St. Charles, Greene
2020 Finger(s)/Thumb(s) 30-39 Male Jackson, Jasper, St. Louis Co, Greene, Cole

Search Workplace Injury Data by County/State

County/State - Year
Year Fatalities Injury Incidents Lost Time Injuries
2020 1 294 20
2019 1 381 18
2018 0 388 23
2016 0 349 31
2017 0 396 16

This information represents data collected by the Missouri Department of Labor and Industrial Relations to aid in reducing workplace incidents and fatalities. It contains data that may include incidents that occured in other states or may have been reported in a month other than when the incident occured. No personal information has been shared or released in the creation of this resource.

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