Fatal work-related injuries per 100,000 employed persons aged 16 years and older

Source:2012-2014 Bureau of Occupational Health and Injury Prevention Data as of July, 2016

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  Deaths Average employed persons (aged 16+) Rate
Region/County Total 2012-2014
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 26 651,544 1.3
Suffolk 55 728,359 2.5
Region Total 81 1,379,903 2.0
Reg- 2 New York City
Region Total 211 3,735,956 1.9
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 6 134,713 1.5*
Orange 16 164,238 3.2
Putnam s 48,673 s
Rockland 4 143,373 0.9*
Sullivan 7 31,235 7.5*
Ulster 5 81,940 2.0*
Westchester 23 445,482 1.7
Region Total 62 1,049,655 2.0
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 11 148,385 2.5
Columbia 4 29,400 4.5*
Greene s 20,025 s
Rensselaer 6 76,917 2.6*
Saratoga 14 110,466 4.2
Schenectady 4 71,328 1.9*
Region Total 40 456,521 2.9
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 10 22,592 14.8
Herkimer 5 27,460 6.1*
Montgomery 0 20,969 0.0*
Otsego 3 28,764 3.5*
Schoharie s 13,859 s
Region Total 19 113,643 5.6
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 4 33,891 3.9*
Essex s 16,292 s
Franklin s 19,633 s
Hamilton s 2,368 s
Warren 4 31,089 4.3*
Washington 5 27,879 6.0*
Region Total 17 131,151 4.3
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 8 43,446 6.1*
Lewis s 11,002 s
St. Lawrence 3 43,584 2.3*
Region Total 12 98,032 4.1
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 3 36,219 2.8*
Cortland 3 22,249 4.5*
Madison 3 31,848 3.1*
Oneida 6 97,688 2.0*
Onondaga 17 212,506 2.7
Oswego 8 51,170 5.2*
Region Total 40 451,681 3.0
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 12 83,808 4.8
Chenango s 22,292 s
Delaware 5 19,223 8.7*
Tioga s 22,691 s
Tompkins 8 53,211 5.0*
Region Total 28 201,226 4.6
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 4 36,337 3.7*
Livingston 3 29,377 3.4*
Monroe 19 344,226 1.8
Ontario 4 52,251 2.6*
Schuyler 0 8,424 0.0*
Seneca 4 15,038 8.9*
Steuben 12 40,881 9.8
Wayne s 42,395 s
Yates s 11,481 s
Region Total 48 580,410 2.8
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 4 21,951 6.1*
Cattaraugus s 35,146 s
Chautauqua 9 55,524 5.4*
Erie 30 424,149 2.4
Genesee 4 117,073 1.1*
Niagara 6 97,050 2.1*
Orleans 4 16,991 7.8*
Wyoming 4 17,633 7.6*
Region Total 63 785,518 2.7
New York State 621 8,983,694 2.3

*: Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate is unstable

Note: Data not available for individual NYC counties

s: Data are not releasable

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