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America’s Deadliest Jobs 2012

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10. Taxi drivers and chauffeurs

Number of fatal work injuries: 63

Fatal work injury rate (per 100,000 workers): 19.7

In another trend emerging from the year's data, two out of every five fatal work injuries resulted from transportation incidents, with 57 percent of those on the roadway and 11 percent non-roadway (such as a tractor in a field). Of that percentage, about 16 percent were comprised of pedestrians struck by vehicles.

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