Nature

2018 allowed lost-time claims by leading nature of injury

Over the past 10 years, sprains and strains continue to be the leading nature of injury and made up 47 per cent of allowed lost-time claims in 2018.

In 2018, people employed in the services sector were most likely to have one of the five leading nature of injuries. Most of these injuries happened in motor vehicle and transit driver occupations.


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2018 leading injury nature characteristics

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