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Worker Fatalities 23 September

Worker Fatalities 23 September

125 Workplace Fatalities as of 23 September 2016

As of 23 September, sadly, 125 Workers have died on the job in Australia this year.

Safe Work Australia has released these statistics based on initial media reports and is preliminary estimate for the number of people killed while working.

 

Industry of workplace

Preliminary worker deaths
year-to-date 2016

Agriculture, forestry & fishing
34
Transport, postal & warehousing
39
Construction
18
Mining
4
Manufacturing
0
Arts & recreation services
6
Electricity, gas, water & waste services
6
Administrative & support services
2
Other services
4
Public administration & safety
1
Accommodation & food services
2
Health care & social assistance
2
Retail trade
2
Government administration & defence
0
Education & training
0
Financial & insurance services
0
Information media & telecommunications
2
Professional, scientific & technical services
2
Wholesale trade
1
Total worker deaths
125

 

Reference:

www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au


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