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Table 3. Number of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses involving days away from work (1) by selected occupations and industry division, 1994.  See Notes.

Characteristic Private Industry (2) Goods-producing Service-producing
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing (2) Mining (3) Construction Manufacturing Transportation and public utilities (3) Wholesale trade Retail trade Finance, insurance, and real estate Services
Total 67232 591 255 5887 28340 7653 4022 9537 886 10062
Truck drivers 6478 --- 18 167 569 3910 837 654 --- 320
Laborers, nonconstruction 6140 33 27 --- 3602 243 1278 555 15 387
Assemblers 3386 --- --- 10 3232 --- --- --- --- 66
Nursing aides, orderlies 2699 --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- 2699
Construction laborers 1745 6 --- 1715 --- --- --- --- --- 19
Janitors and cleaners 1399 13 --- --- 612 --- --- 146 163 410
Welders and cutters 1207 --- 16 101 997 --- 56 --- --- 31
Machinists 1008 --- --- --- 932 --- --- --- --- 53
Shippping and receiving clerks 960 --- --- --- 341 443 --- 129 --- 13
Cashiers 937 --- --- --- --- --- --- 923 --- ---
Stock handlers and baggers 930 --- --- --- 27 --- 58 833 --- ---
Carpenters 866 --- --- 738 33 --- --- --- 6 37
Molding, casting machine operators 785 --- --- --- 785 --- --- --- --- ---
Automobile mechanics 718 --- --- --- 53 --- --- 523 --- 102
Supervisors and proprietors, sales 685 --- --- --- 30 --- 52 581 14 ---
Electrical, electronic assemblers 670 --- --- --- 670 --- --- --- --- ---
Packaging, filling machine operators 652 --- --- --- 601 --- --- --- --- ---
Maids and housemen 649 --- --- --- 7 --- --- --- 9 632
Industrial truck, tractor operators 617 --- 24 --- 353 138 79 --- --- ---
Cooks 572 --- --- --- 13 --- --- 383 --- 173
Grinding machine operators 565 --- --- --- 565 --- --- --- --- ---
Registered nurses 548 --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- 547
Punching, stamping machine operators 547 --- --- --- 547 --- --- --- --- ---
Bus, truck, stationary engine mechanics 540 --- --- --- 22 204 220 --- --- 47
Miscellaneous food preparation 520 --- --- --- 9 --- --- 328 --- 181
Electricians 507 --- 6 400 79 --- --- --- --- 9
Supervisors, production 486 --- --- --- 400 --- --- --- --- 50
Butchers and meat cutters 452 --- --- --- 134 --- --- 317 --- ---
Insulation workers 416 --- --- 374 12 --- --- --- --- ---
Industrial machinery repairers 403 --- 47 --- 352 --- --- --- --- ---
Production inspectors, checkers 396 --- --- --- 376 --- --- --- --- 15
Machine feeders and offbearers 394 --- --- --- 385 --- --- --- --- ---
Driver-sales workers 391 --- --- --- 156 --- 133 47 --- 55
Groundskeepers and gardeners 391 153 --- --- 12 --- --- 62 88 64