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The most dangerous jobs in the U.S.A.

by June English

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Published by Scholastic in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Hazardous occupations -- United States -- Juvenile literature,
    • Vocational guidance -- United States -- Juvenile literature,
    • Hazardous occupations,
    • Occupations

    • About the Edition

      Describes such dangerous jobs as smoke jumper, undercover cop, test pilot, and epidemiologist and presents brief interviews with people who hold these risky jobs.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby June A. English.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD7262.5.U6 E54 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL680110M
      ISBN 100590897519
      LC Control Number97026642
      OCLC/WorldCa37341247

      These most dangerous professions are not a piece of cake for a rookie. One need a special training and preparation to do these most hazardous jobs. Based on the number of fatalities and severe risk to life we have enlisted top 10 most dangerous jobs in the world. Tower Climbers. The most fearless grinders you have never heard of. Painting houses is the fifth most-dangerous job in Britain, accounting for 28 deaths since Luke Roberts/Wikimedia Commons When you're choosing a new career, mortality rates aren't usually the most important factor to consider, but some sectors are surprisingly : Business Insider UK.

      The police officer may be the first job that you think of when considering dangerous employment options. It’s true that this career path is one of the most dangerous in the world. However, it depends very much on what country you’re a police officer in and what type of officer you are. The 15 Most Dangerous Jobs in the U.S. In , a year w on-the-job fatalities, Congress passed legislation creating the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). In addition to reducing fatalities – there were just 5, on-the-job deaths in – the agency keeps detailed statistics about accidents, fatal or.

        Most Dangerous Jobs in the World. Drilling is an extremely dangerous job. With a fatality rate nearly 5 times that of other industries. The dangers of possible blowbacks when drilling or the chance of H 2 S exposure makes this one of the most dangerous jobs in the world.   Most of these jobs are done by men. The number of fatal work injuries for civilian workers rose slightly from to , according to the most recent data by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.


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The most dangerous jobs in the U.S.A by June English Download PDF EPUB FB2

Logging is not only the most dangerous job in America – it’s 31 times more dangerous than the average job nationwide. That’s one of the findings of a study recently completed by AdvisorSmith, which used data from the U.S.

Bureau of Labor Statistics’ (BLS) Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries1 and the Current Population Survey2 to determine the most hazardous jobs. The World's Most Dangerous Jobs (The World's Top Tens): O'Shei, Tim: : Books. Skip to main content. Try Prime. Hello, Sign inAccount & ListsAccount Sign inAccount & ListsReturns& OrdersTry PrimeCart.

Books.4/4(1). The most dangerous jobs in the U.S.A. [June English] -- Describes such dangerous jobs as smoke jumper, undercover cop, test pilot, and epidemiologist and presents brief interviews with people who hold these risky jobs.

The occupation with the highest fatality rate is logging workers, with fatal work injuries perworkers, which equates to 91 total fatalities over the course of a year.

This makes logging the most hazardous job of Top 10 Most Dangerous Jobs in America Below is the list of most dangerous jobs in America. Logging workers. Logging is physically quite demanding, and such as commercial fishing, the positioning of this job is mostly outdoors and frequently in remote places, far The most dangerous jobs in the U.S.A.

book medical help. About half of those deaths were due to injuries caused by people or animals, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Still, police work only ranked as the 14th most dangerous job. Logging workers. Logging is the most dangerous occupation in the U.S. with a fatality rate of 89 perworkers.

The 25 Most Dangerous Jobs in America Getty Images. Share. The U.S. job market can be a killer—sometimes literally: Innearly 5, Americans lost their lives at work, Author: Daniel Avery. Snake Milker. Snake milking is one of the deadliest yet essential jobs that save many lives every year.

While there are safety procedures in place, each milking process has a high-risk factor when fighting with such a fast and poisonous reptile.

Most workers are bitten on the : Joanna Zambas. Don’t picture fishing as something peaceful and meditative. On average, fishermen have one of the most dangerous jobs due to unexpectedly bad weather conditions, defective gear, and incidents related to transportation.

This field has one of the highest fatality rates. Average annual salary: $30, America's 10 Deadliest Jobs The Bureau of Labor Statistics' National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries shows that there were a total of 4, fatal injuries on the job in the U.S.

in   This allows us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most. David McNew/Getty Images Some jobs are more dangerous than others. Using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, we found the 34 jobs in America that had the highest rates of fatal injuries in.

The Top 10 Most Dangerous Jobs in America The Top 10 Most Dangerous Jobs in America. By David Johnson Decem PM EST F. The most dangerous job, logging, was 31 times more dangerous than the average job nationwide. Additionally, many of the most dangerous jobs earn average salaries that are well below the May annual mean wage of $50, belying the notion that more dangerous jobs would be higher paying, compensating for : Adrian Mak.

The Second Most Dangerous Job in America is what one assumes is a semi-autobiographical account of the odd and dispiriting experiences of an undergrad staffing the local hour convenience Set up in 50 short chapters that each more or less detail an individual encounter, the book is like a bunch of anecdotes told by a friend/5.

Structural iron and steel workers rank as the sixth most dangerous job in the United States with a rate of fatalities out ofworkers, according to the BLS.

Falls account for most of Author: Noelia Trujillo. The professions most likely to lead to death on the job were logging, fishing, and sailing. Logging had a death rate 31 times higher than the average job.

More dangerous jobs are not necessarily better paid, as most of the top 20 dangerous jobs earned less than the national average wage of $50,   In one way or another, all military jobs are (or have the potential to be) dangerous. It’s an undeniable truth, though, that some are inevitably more dangerous than others – especially those where exposure to hostile or hazardous working environments is increased.

To put a marker on some of these roles, we’ve compiled a highly debatable list of what constitutes the most dangerous job in Author: Siôn Phillpott. Jobs search website released a list of its most and least dangerous jobs in America.

The site compiled the list using its in-house methodology to quantify different aspects of a. The most dangerous jobs list was compiled by cross-referencing the professions tracked in CareerCast's "Jobs Rated" report with US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Centers for Disease.

In Pictures: America's Most Dangerous Jobs In Pictures: Deadliest Jobs For Men And Women. Badge-wielding types took a serious hit. Of all. These are the most dangerous jobs in the United States, according to the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics data.

You may be surprised by what people are paid for these high-risk jobs. When it comes to choosing an occupation, most people consider how much they can earn, the benefits, and if their skill set is a good fit.The Bureau of Labor Statistics's Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities (IIF) program identifies the most dangerous jobs in the labor market, ranking fishers and related fishing workers as the most dangerous job of all.

Loggers follow behind with a fatality rate of perworkers.