SELECTED INDICATORS IN WORKERS’ COMPENSATION: A REPORT CARD FOR CALIFORNIANS
Characteristics of California Occupational Injuries and Illnesses
This section compares incidence rates by industry in 1995 with those in 2004 and also illustrates the days-away-from-work incidence rates by industry. Not only have the overall California occupational injury and illness incidence rates declined, but the incidence rates in major industries also have declined. The following charts compare days-away-from-work incidence rates in 1995 and 2004 by type of major industry including state and local government.