Pedestrian Vehicle Incidents

Pedestrians being struck by vehicles resulted in 342 work-related deaths and 6,120 nonfatal injuries involving days away from work in 2016. This event type includes pedestrians and other non-occupants of vehicles who are struck by vehicles or other mobile equipment in normal operations, regardless of location.  Specific injury events include:

  • Pedestrian struck by vehicle in work zone
  • Pedestrian struck by vehicle in roadway
  • Pedestrian struck by vehicle on side of road
  • Pedestrian struck by vehicle in non-roadway area

This infographic provides an overview of the nonfatal trends involving days away from work, including nature of injury, part of body injured and industry. Explore the data details tab for information on fatal injuries, injury rates and historic trends.

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