Minute by Minute

A preventable-injury-related death occurs every 3 minutes in the United States. On average, this means there are 23 deaths and 6,320 medically consulted injuries every hour. The donut charts below illustrate the frequency of these deaths and injuries by class for the year 2020.

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Source: National Safety Council estimates.