DATABOOK ON NONFATAL INJURY: INCIDENCE, COSTS, AND CONSEQUENCES

This book presents nonfatal injury facts from an extensive three year analysis of health statistics. It provides comprehensive information on the incidence, severity, and consequences of injuries in America. It details comprehensive information on the number of nonfatal injuries in the United States, by severity; on the cost and length of hospital and nonhospital care; on the likelihood of partial or permanent impairment; and on the risk of temporary or permanent work loss and workers' compensation. It includes tabulations of injury by various causes from motor vehicles, to the workplace, to consumer products, and to intentional injury inflicted by others.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Urban Institute Press

    2100 M Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20037
  • Authors:
    • Miller, T R
    • Pindus, N M
    • Douglass, J B
    • Rossman, S B
  • Publication Date: 1995

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 197 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00728833
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 087766630X
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 26 1996 12:00AM