BLS in the Press

 

BLS WI Press Release: SOII 2019 – June 29, 2021

Original release: February 8, 2021. From Federal BLS: “Over 65,000 nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses were reported among Wisconsin’s private industry employers in 2019, resulting in an incidence rate of 3.3 cases per 100 full-time equivalent workers, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.” Continue reading…

2019 WI SOII Press Release (PDF)

2019 WI SOII Data Tables: Summary Rates (Excel)

2019 WI SOII Data Tables: Case and Demographic Information (Excel)

2019 US Rates & Numbers by State (Excel)

 

 

BLS WI Press Release: CFOI 2019 – June 29, 2021

Original release: March 19, 2021. From Federal BLS: “Fatal work injuries totaled 113 in 2019 for Wisconsin, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Regional Commissioner Jason Palmer noted that the number of work-related fatalities in Wisconsin was down from the previous year. (See chart 1.) Fatal occupational injuries in the state have ranged from a high of 138 in 1993 to a low of 77 in 2008.” Continue reading…

2019 WI CFOI Press Release (PDF)

2019 WI CFOI Data Tables (Excel)

 

 

Jan. 18th, 2018: BLS Midwest Region Office Releases SOII Publication

 

“Over 72,000 nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses were reported among Wisconsin’s private industry employers in 2016, resulting in an incidence rate of 3.7 cases per 100 full-time equivalent workers, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Assistant Commissioner for Regional Operations Charlene Peiffer noted that Wisconsin was among 21 states that had an incidence rate of total recordable cases (TRC) significantly higher than the national rate of 2.9.” Continue reading…