Assault at Work

Use this interactive chart to explore assault at work trends for fatal and nonfatal injuries. Injury demographics show that 68.4% of nonfatal injuries occur to females, and 19.4% of fatalities are females. The number of nonfatal assault injuries peak among 25- to 34 -year-old workers, while fatal assaults peak among 35- to 44-year-old workers. The most common nonfatal assault type is hitting, kicking, beating, and shoving, while the most common fatal assault type is intentional shooting by other person. Use the filters to explore injury trends by industry, occupation, part of body injured, and nature or type of injury.

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