These charts and tables provide estimates of preventable injury-related costs paid by employers and government, including lost quality-of-life estimates. These comprehensive costs are incurred, in part, through higher wages paid to workers in high risk jobs.
COST CATEGORIES (click on any term for a complete definition):
- Data Table
Government agencies are also employers. Employer and government data are not mutually exclusive and should not be added together.
Source: National Safety Council estimates