2018 Other Commodity Sale Stats

Occupation

Top 3 Occupations with Total Injuries (2,713)

Occupations Total Percentage
Retail Salespersons & Sales Clerks 655 24.14%
Other Sales and Related Occupations 335 12.35%
Longshore Workers and Material Handlers 313 11.54%

Top 3 Occupations with Time Loss Injuries (1,070)

Occupations Total Percentage
Retail Salespersons & Sales Clerks 244 22.80%
Longshore Workers and Material Handlers 146 13.64%
Other Sales and Related Occupations 142 13.27%

Causes

Top 5 Causes for Injury
Bodily reaction and exertion
Contact with objects and equipment
Falls
Exposure to harmful substances or environments
Transportation accidents
Top 5 Causes for Time-loss Injury
Bodily reaction and exertion
Contact with objects and equipment
Falls
Exposure to harmful substances or environments
Transportation accidents

Body Parts

Most Common Injuries

Bodily reaction and exertion is the most common cause of injury in Other Commodity Sale.

43% of these injuries are to the Back

The most common of these injuries are from overexertion in lifting boxes, crates or cartons.

17% of these injuries are to the Leg

The most common of these injuries are from bending, climbing, crawling, reaching or twisting.

13% of these injuries are to the Shoulder

The most common of these injuries are from overexertion in lifting boxes, crates or cartons.

Contact with objects and equipment is the other major cause of injury in Other Commodity Sale.

49% of these injuries are to the Hand

The most common of these injuries are from being struck by swinging or slipping cutting hand tools (non-powered).

14% of these injuries are to the Head

The most common of these injuries are from being struck by falling objects.

8% of these injuries are to the Leg

The most common of these injuries are from being struck by falling objects.