Health & Safety

Manufacturing Industry Worker Injury

SOURCE: U.S. BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS

MOST COMMON


Type of Injury

07

Sprains and Strains

08

Cuts and Lacerations

09

Fractures

MOST COMMON

Cause of Injury

10

Overvextion

11

Repetetice Motions

12

Struck, Cut or Caught by Equipment

MOST COMMON

Bodily Injuries

Body

IF INJURY NECESSITATES
Missed Work

25% MISS
31
DAYS

MEDIAN MISSED
7
DAYS

ONLY
16%
MISSED 1 DAY OR FEWER

THE COST
of Worker Injury

EMPLOYERS SPEND
MORE THAN
$2000
ANNUALLY
PER EMPLOYEE

MORE THAN
60%
OF WORKER INJURY
IS POTENTIALLY
PREVENTABLE

Prevent the Problem With

APPLYING
Ergonomics

01

Weightload is Taken Off of the Worker

02

Worker Can Be More Productive with Less Strain

03

Eliminate the Most Common Causes of Worker Injury

WORKER
Safety

04

Worker's Limbs are Kept at a Safe Distance from Hazards

05

Get the Tool into Tight Spaces, While Keeping Workers Safe.

06

Eliminate the High Costs of Worker Injury