Worker Health Surveillance

Current Worker Trends

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) regularly gathers data on the workforce and work-related injuries, illnesses, and deaths. Using BLS data, we created selected charts to show recent trends occurring in employment and worker safety and health.  These charts, presented below, are based on a small subset of BLS data. If you would like to access these data, please visit the BLSexternal icon website to learn more.

Monitoring the Workforce and Workplace Injuries, Illnesses, and Deaths

BLS monitors the workforce and workplace injuries and illnesses by gathering data through three major surveys:

Here we present the most recently available data, from 2014.

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Page last reviewed: October 25, 2019