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Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities
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Fatal occupational injuries in Maine

Create Customized Tables (one screen)Get detailed statistics for occupational fatalities.

Fatal occupational injuries by selected characteristics, by major events or exposures, Maine
Total Event or exposure (1)
and other
injuries by
persons or
Exposure to
substances or
with objects


19   8   4 3 4

Employee Status


Wage and Salary (2)

10   6   1    

Self Employed (3)

9   2   3 2 2




18   7   4 3 4


1   1        



Under 16 years


16 to 17 years

1       1    

18 to 19 years


20 to 24 years


25 to 34 years


35 to 44 years

3       1 1  

45 to 54 years

5         1 1

55 to 64 years

4   2        

65 and over

6   4       2

Race or ethnic origin (4)


White (non-Hispanic)

18   8   4 3 3

Black or African-American (non-Hispanic)


Hispanic or Latino


American Indian or Alaska Native (non-Hispanic)


Asian (non-Hispanic)


Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander (non-Hispanic)


Multiple races (non-Hispanic)


Other races or not reported (non-Hispanic)


Industry (NAICS) (5)


Private industry (6)

18   8   4 2 4

Goods Producing

15   5   4 2 4

Natural resources and mining

10   4   3 1  

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting

10   4   3 1  

Mining (7)



3       1 1 1


2   1        

Service providing

3   3        

Trade, transportation, and utilities

1   1        

Wholesale trade


Retail trade


Transportation and warehousing

1   1        





Financial activities


Finance and insurance


Real estate and rental and leasing


Professional and business services


Professional, scientific, and technical services


Management of companies and enterprises


Administrative and waste services


Education and health services


Educational services


Health care and social assistance


Leisure and hospitality


Arts, entertainment, and recreation


Accommodation and food services


Other services


Government (6)








Occupation (SOC) (8)


Management, professional, and related occupations

2   1     1  

Management occupations

2   1     1  

Business and financial operations occupations


Computer and mathematical occupations


Architecture and engineering occupations


Life, physical, and social science occupations


Community and social services occupations


Legal occupations


Education, training, and library occupations


Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations


Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations


Service occupations


Healthcare support occupations


Protective service occupations


Food preparation and serving related occupations


Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations


Personal care and service occupations


Sales and office occupations


Sales and related occupations


Office and administrative support occupations


Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

12   3   4   3

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

8   2   3 1 2

Construction and extraction occupations

1           1

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3   1   1    

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

5   4        

Production occupations


Transportation and material moving occupations

5   4        

Military specific occupations (9)


(1) Based on the BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System (OIICS) 2.01 implemented for 2011 data forward.
(2) May include volunteers and workers receiving other types of compensation.
(3) Includes self-employed workers, owners of unincorporated businesses and farms, paid and unpaid family workers, members of partnerships, and may include owners of incorporated businesses.
(4) Persons identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. The individual racial categories shown exclude data for Hispanic and Latino workers.
(5) Industry data from 2003 to 2008 are classified using the 2002 North American Industry Classification System. Industry data from 2009 to the present are classified using the North American Industry Classification System, 2007.
(6) Includes all fatal occupational injuries meeting this ownership criterion across all specified years, regardless of industry classification system.
(7) Includes fatal injuries at all establishments categorized as Mining (Sector 21) in the North American Industry Classification System, including establishments not governed by the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) rules and reporting, such as those in Oil and Gas Extraction.
(8) Occupation data from 2003 to 2010 are based on the Standard Occupational Classification system, 2000. Occupation data from 2011 to the present are based on the Standard Occupational Classification system, 2010.
(9) Includes fatal injuries to persons identified as resident armed forces regardless of individual occupation listed.

NOTE: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately. Blank cells indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria. CFOI fatality counts exclude illness-related deaths unless precipitated by an injury event.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, in cooperation with State, New York City, District of Columbia, and Federal agencies, Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries.