Allowed lost-time claims average days lost
Average days lost are the average number of days for which loss-of-earnings benefits were paid. Since 2009, the average days lost in one month after an injury or illness has stayed the same. In 2018 the average was 7.7 days lost, which is an increase when compared to 2017.
Comparison of allowed lost-time claims average days lost
In 2018, the average days lost in one month after an injury or illness for Schedule 1 and Schedule 2 was 7.7. Schedule 2 had a lower number of average days lost after an injury or illness when compared to Schedule 1, but in 2018 the number increased to match the Schedule 1 average days lost.
Data for average days lost within three months published Fall 2019.