Table 3 - Occupational Fatality Rates of Transportation Occupations: 1993-1998

Table 3 - Occupational Fatality Rates of Transportation Occupations: 1993-1998

Per thousand employees

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  1993 1998
All occupations 0.056 0.047
Transportation occupations 0.267 0.259
Truck drivers 0.328 0.325
Drivers (sales workers) 0.133 0.124
Bus drivers 0.028 0.021
Taxicab drivers and chauffeurs 1.658 0.959
Airplane pilots and navigators 1.188 0.993
Rail transportation occupations 0.464 0.177
Water transportation occupations 0.967 0.476
Other transportation occupations1 0.126

1 Includes other vehicle operators, couriers, and material moving labor, etc.

KEY: = no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries, 1998.