The 10 causes of workplace injuries listed in this infographic make up 85% of all workplace injuries in the U.S. and cost $55.4 billion annually, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Odds are you encounter hazards that could cause some of these injuries. Take a look at the list so you’re aware of potential dangers to pay attention to in your workplace. If your facility experiences any of these injury types frequently, it may be time to take action. Be aware and take care!
Two of the most common workplace injuries are overexertion involving outside source and falls on the same level. The latter means falling on the same level while climbing stairs, due to the uneven surface or due to object. According to the presented workplace injuries statistics, about 8% comprise other exertions or bodily reactions.
Take a look at this infographic reporting workplace injuries visually so you will get familiar with the types of injuries in the workplace.
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