Fatality Inspection Data – Work-related fatalities for cases inspected by Federal or State OSHA

Link: https://www.osha.gov/fatalities

Archive data: https://www.osha.gov/fatalities/reports/archive


This page provides data on work-related fatalities that occurred under Federal OSHA and State Plan jurisdiction for cases that have been closed or citations issued on or after January 1, 2017.

Employers must report worker fatalities to OSHA within eight hours. OSHA investigates all work-related fatalities in all covered workplaces. The agency has up to six months to complete an investigation and determine whether citations will be issued.

The table below can be modified or searched by inserting additional information in the boxes above each column.

COVID-19-related fatalities are provided in the “COVID-19” tab below, and are not included in the CY 2017-22 list.

Publication Date: accessed 5 Sep 2023

Publication Site: OSHA, Department of Labor