Table 2

Proportions of injuries and injury rates in the construction, manufacturing, and service sectors as a function of injury severity

Industrial sectorInjury severityProportion of injuries (%)Injury rate per 100000 hours
ConstructionOver 3 days69.60.45
Major30.00.20
Fatal0.410.003
All100.00.65
ManufacturingOver 3 days83.00.49
Major16.90.10
Fatal0.080.0005
All100.00.59
ServiceOver 3 days84.20.21
Major15.70.039
Fatal0.050.0001
All100.00.25