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Authors: John Mendeloff, Christopher Nelson, Kilkon Ko, Am
Publisher: RAND
Keywords: exploratory, analysis, risk, fatality, businesses, workplace, small
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2006
ISBN-10: 083303944X
ISBN-13: 9780833039446

Over 55 percent of Americans are employed in businesses with fewer than 100 workers. Policymakers have taken action to lessen regulatory burden on small business. However, evidence shows that small establishments-single physical locations-have much higher rates of deaths or serious injuries than do larger establishments. This study examined the relationship between fatality rate and business size, both in terms of establishment size and firm size, from 1992 to 2001. The analysis uses fatality data drawn from Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) accident investigation reports an

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: rates, fatality, related, alcohol, state
Number of Pages: 117
ISBN-10: 1428961186
ISBN-13: 9781428961180

Author: Laura DiGrande
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: fatality, report, child, city, york, new
Number of Pages: 40
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437936342
ISBN-13: 9781437936346

In 2006, New York City (NYC) established a multi-disciplinary Child Fatality Review Team to examine unnatural deaths in children ages one through 12 and to identify strategies for prevention. Past reports have described the predominant causes of fatal child injury in NYC incl. traffic crashes, fire and burns, and unintentional injuries in the home. This 4th report analyzes individual and neighborhood disparities in fatal childhood injuries. These findings show that fatal injuries occur disproportionately among younger children, boys, black non-Hispanic children, and children in the Cityżs mos

Author: Barry Leonard
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: terrorism, report
Number of Pages: 78
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437929788
ISBN-13: 9781437929782

The statistical material in this report is drawn from the incidents of "terrorism" that occurred in 2008 as reported in open source media. In deriving its figures for incidents of terrorism, this report adopted this definition of "terrorism" i.e., "premeditated, politically motivated violence perpetrated against non-combatant targets by sub-national groups or clandestine agents.ż Contents: Methodology Utilized to Compile Database of Attacks; Observations Related to Terrorist Incidents Statistical Material; Trends in Person-borne Improvised Explosive Device vs. Suicide Vehicle-borne Improvised

Author: US Fire Administration
Publisher: FEMA
Keywords: fire, atlanta, georgia, building, office, fatality, highrise, five
Number of Pages: 65

Author: US Fire Administration
Publisher: FEMA
Keywords: claerwater, florida, fire, condominium, fatality, highrise, multiple
Number of Pages: 47

Author: US Fire Administration
Publisher: FEMA
Keywords: fatality, fire, worcester, massachusetts, firefighter, multi, cold, storage, warehouse, abandoned
Number of Pages: 55
eBookDB-ID: GGKEY:91Y9
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