Number and percentage of occupational fatalities by accident class, 2018 (N=27)

Keywords: Fatalities Accidents
Accident Class Fatalities
Powered haulage 13
Machinery 4
Fall of ground (from in place) 3
Electrical 1
Exploding vessels under pressure 1
Falling, rolling, or sliding rock or material 1
Fire 1
Nonpowered haulage 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