Number and percentage of occupational fatalities by accident class, 2019 (N=27)

Keywords: Fatalities Accidents
Accident Class Fatalities
Powered haulage 8
Machinery 7
Electrical 3
Fall of ground (from in place) 3
Slip or fall of person 3
Hoisting 1
Ignition/explosion of gas/dust 1
Unknown or NEC 1
Total 27
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