Public Services Division
Accidents & Injuries
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. National Center for Statistics and Analysis (NCSA). Provides statistical reports on traffic accidents, seat belt use, helmet use, and more.
National Safety Council. Nonprofit organization founded in 1913 that works to prevent injuries and deaths at home, on the road, at work and in the community through research, education, and advocacy.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control. U.S. Government agency that researches the best ways to prevent violence and injuries.
Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI) - Current and Revised Data (Bureau of Labor Statistics). Annual data reports of fatal work injuries.
Injury Prevention & Control: Violence Prevention (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). This site provides links to CDC Publications/Articles/Fact Sheets/MMWRs by Topic. Fact sheets and other publications on child maltreatment, interpersonal violence, sexual violence, suicide, elder abuse, and youth violence.
Lifetime odds of death for selected causes, United States, 2008 (National Safety Council). This graphic is from Injury Facts, 2012, published by the National Safety Council, Research and Statistics Department.
Injury Facts. Itasca (IL): National Safety Council, Research and Statistics Department. 1999- . Annual. Available for purchase in print or as a searchable CD.
Karch DL, Logan J, McDaniel D, Parks S, Patel N; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Surveillance for Violent Deaths — National Violent Death Reporting System, 16 States, 2009 [Internet]. MMWR Surveillance Summary 2012 Sep 14;61(6):1-43. PubMed PMID: 22971797.
Warner M, Chen LH, Makuc DM, Anderson RN, Miniño AM. Drug poisoning deaths in the United States, 1980-2008 [Internet]. NCHS Data Brief. 2011 Dec;(81):1-8. PubMed PMID: 22617462.
WISQARS™ (Web-based Injury Statistics Query and Reporting System) (Center for Disease Control and Prevention). CDC’s interactive database system that enables you to produce customized reports of injury-related data.