Wednesday, July 8, 2020
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Retail workers more prone to injuries than factory or construction workers are

The latest federal labor data show retail workers more likely to suffer nonfatal injuries or illnesses while on the job than other potentially dangerous jobs. Within the retail sector, the rate of injury and illness was highest at pet supply stores, where about 7% of employees suffered from non-fatal injuries in 2018, according to the data. Source