Working off the most complete data set available, Liberty Mutual’s Workplace Safety Index identified the top 10 types of workplace injuries. Topping the list is “overexertion involving outside sources,” which accounted for 23.4 percent of workplace injuries and cost employers $13.7 billion. That figure is based on data from accident year 2015, which is the most recent year for which the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) can provide complete data. Read full article.
Dan Reynolds / Risk and Insurance / May 8, 2018