Number and percentage of occupational fatalities by accident class, 2021 (N=37)

Keywords: Fatalities Accidents
Accident Class Fatalities
Powered haulage 17
Machinery 8
Fall of ground (from in place) 3
Falling, rolling, or sliding rock or material 2
Handling materials 2
Slip or fall of person 2
Unknown or NEC 2
Inundation 1
Total 37
NOTE: "Fall of ground (from in place)" includes MSHA's Accident/Injury/Illness classifications for "Fall of face, rib, pillar, side, or highwall (from in place)" and "Fall of roof, back, or brow (from in place)." Excludes office employees. Data Source: MSHA