TITLE

Fatal occupational injuries involving contractors, 2011

AUTHOR(S)
Pegula, Stephen M.
PUB. DATE
February 2014
SOURCE
Monthly Labor Review;Feb2014, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Before 2011, the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries captured data only on the firm that directly employed the decedent. While this is useful information, the firm directly employing the decedent is not always the firm at which the decedent was working at the time of the incident, such as when the person killed was a contractor. This visual essay looks at new data on contractors, highlighting some interesting similarities and differences between these workers and those who are not contractors.
ACCESSION #
94750594

 

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