Leading Cause of Work-Related Deaths

What is the leading cause of work-related deaths in America? Surprisingly, at least it will be a surprise for many people, it is motor vehicle crashes and collisions. If you drive for a living, or if your job involves driving on occasion, then you’ll want to consult our section on car safety. If your car or truck is your workplace, then your own safety really is in your own hands, far more so than at a factory or an office. You’re out there on your own and you can’t depend on anyone else to keep you safe. And as you can see from the statistics, you’ve got a lot more to worry about. So be extremely careful if you drive as part of your job.

SHORTCUTS TO WORK SAFETY ARTICLES:

The Facts on Repetitive Stress Injury
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Measures to Prevent Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Preventative Measures: Mice
Other Ergonomic Habits
Leading Cause of Work-Related Deaths
Second Leading Cause of Work-Related Deaths
Violence in the Workplace
Romance at Work
Safety Concerns in an Industrial Setting
Hazardous Materials in an Industrial Setting
Tips When Working With Heavy Machinery
Forklift Safety
Tips For Working With Industrial Machinery
Miscellaneous Work Safety Tips