Memo #: 18-031
Date:       2/9/2018
Latest BLS Annual Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries Shows Big Increase in Homicides and Suicides in 2016

The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ most recent annual survey of workplace fatalities, covering calendar year 2016, shows a noticeable spike in workplace homicides and suicides. BLS does not attempt to provide an explanation, but the numbers presage a disturbing trend should it continue.
Topic Area:
Workplace Violence









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