BLS in the Press

 

BLS WI Press Release: SOII 2018 – June 3, 2020

“Wisconsin’s private industry employers reported 70,400 nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses in 2018, resulting in an incidence rate of 3.6 cases per 100 full-time equivalent workers, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. (See table A.) Assistant Commissioner for Regional Operations Charlene Peiffer noted that Wisconsin was among 22 states that had an incidence rate of total recordable cases (TRC) significantly higher than the national rate of 2.8… ” Continue reading…

2018 WI SOII Press Release (PDF)

2018 WI SOII Data Tables: Summary Rates (Excel)

2018 WI SOII Data Tables: Case and Demographic Information (Excel)

2018 US Rates & Numbers by State (Excel)

 

 

BLS WI Press Release: CFOI 2018 – June 3, 2020

“Fatal work injuries totaled 114 in 2018 for Wisconsin, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Assistant Commissioner for Regional Operations Charlene Peiffer noted that the number of work-related fatalities in Wisconsin was up from the previous year. Fatal occupational injuries in the state have ranged from a high of 138 in 1993 to a low of 77 in 2008.” Continue reading…

2018 WI CFOI Press Release (PDF)

2018 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…