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Occupational Safety and Health


Wyoming Occupational Fatalities Decrease to 27 in 2021

News Release | Tables and Figures | CFOI Main Page

The number of occupational fatalities in Wyoming fell from 35 in 2020 to 27 in 2021 (a decrease of 8 deaths, or 22.9%).  Across all industries, more than one-third of 2021 workplace deaths (37.0%) were the result of transportation incidents.                            

Published December 16, 2022.

Occupational Injuries and Illnesses

Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses

Published December 2023.

OSH Survey Articles:


Post-Injury Wage Loss: A Quasi-Experimental Design

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Prepared for The NIOSH Mountain and Plains Education and Research Center.

Published May 2009.

Workers' Compensation

Workers' Compensation Articles

Workers' Compensation Rates

  • Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI) This unit is responsible for collecting data and generating fatal occupational injury and illness statistics for Wyoming. Fatal work-related injury and illness statistics are produced in cooperation with the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). For data on nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses, see Occupational Safety and Health.
  • Occupational Safety and Health. This unit is responsible for collecting data and generating nonfatal occupational injury and illness statistical data. Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses The OSH unit in cooperation with the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) conducts the annual survey. This survey gathers information which produces summary estimates of the number and frequency (incidence rates--definitions can be found in the BLS Glossary) as well as case characteristics of nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses. For data on fatal occupational injuries and illnesses, see the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI)

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