In national news:

A total of 4,836 fatal work injuries were recorded in the United States in 2015, a slight increase from the 4,821 fatal injuries reported in 2014, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday. The number, based on the latest data available, is the highest since 5,214 fatal injuries in 2008. The overall rate of fatal work injury for workers in 2015, at 3.38 per 100,000 full-time equivalent workers, was lower than the 2014 rate of 3.43.

More details via BLS here.

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