Number and percentage of occupational fatalities by accident class, 2020 (N=29)

Keywords: Fatalities Accidents
Accident Class Fatalities
Machinery 9
Powered haulage 6
Slip or fall of person 4
Fall of ground (from in place) 3
Electrical 2
Falling, rolling, or sliding rock or material 2
Handling materials 2
Hand tools 1
Total 29
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