Kansas Labeled As Dangerous State To Work


WIBW A new report claims that Kansas is one of the "Top Ten" most dangerous states to work in.

According to a new report released by the AFL-CIO, Kansas has the tenth worst workplace safety record of all states during 2012.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that 88 Kansas workers lost their lives due to on the job injuries.

The fatality rate in Kansas is 5.7 per 100,000 workers, which compares to the national rate of 3.4 per 100,000 workers.

This is the 23rd year the AFL-CIO has produced its findings on the state safety and health protections for workers in the united states.

Posted by Greg Palmer

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