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Professional and Business Services Workplace Safety USA
The National Safety Council 2017 Injury Facts report shows over 213,600 Professional and Business Service workers suffered nonfatal injuries or illnesses that necessitated days off work during 2014. In 2014, employment in the Professional and Business Services totaled 17,005,000 workers, of which 16,571,000 were private sector employees. The Professional and Business Service sector includes legal, accounting, architectural, engineering, computer, consulting, research, advertising, photographic, translation and interpretation, veterinary, and other professional scientific and...Read More

Construction Industry workplace safety USA
The National Safety Council 2017 Injury Facts report shows over 204,000 Construction Industry workers suffered nonfatal injuries or illnesses that necessitated days off work during 2014. In 2014, employment in the Construction industry totaled 9,813,000 workers, of which 9,390,000 were private sector employees. The Construction industry sector includes establishments engaged in construction of buildings, heavy construction other than buildings, and specialty trade contractors such as plumbing, electrical, carpentry, etc. The National Safety...Read More

Leisure and Hospitality workplace safety USA
The National Safety Council 2017 Injury Facts report shows over 333,000 Leisure and Hospitality workers suffered nonfatal injuries or illnesses that necessitated days off work during 2014. The Leisure and Hospitality sector employed 13,490,000 people in 2014, of which 13,077,000 were private sector employees. In their report the Leisure sector includes establishments that provide arts, entertainment, and recreation experiences such as theatre, dance, music, and spectator sports, museums, zoos, amusement and theme...Read More