Injury Facts 2016 is Your Source for Safety Data

  • Injury Facts® 2016 Edition is Now Available

     

    NSC publishes the annual statistical compendium on unintentional injuries and deaths. ​Injury Facts 2016 Edition is the go-to source for injury and death statistics, as well as their related costs, for:

    • ​Workplace
    • Motor vehicle
    • Home
    • Community
    • State
    • International
  • The # 1 Cause of Unintentional Death in America


    Unintentional poisoning deaths in the adult population were not prevalent until the early 1990s. Since then this category has skyrocketed to 1st place, driven by unintentional drug overdose - predominantly from prescription painkillers. Learn more.

  • ​In the latest edition, the Council has also gathered new data on such topics as:

    • Occupational injury and illness undercount
    • Driveway and parking lot crashes
    • Distracted walking
    • Falls
    • Smoke alarms
  • Benchmarking

    ​Injury Facts is a valuable tool to benchmark your safety performance.

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  • Injury Facts 2016 Book and Downloadable

    ​Available as a print and download bundle, or as a download only.

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The National Safety Council saves lives by preventing injuries and deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the roads through leadership, research, education and advocacy.

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