According to the most recent Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses data provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Texas and California had the highest number of workplace deaths (488 and 422, respectively), but these states had relatively low incident rates for job-related fatalities (2.3 and 3.8 per 100,000 full-time equivalent workers, respectively) as of 2018. The top three states with the highest incident rates for job-related fatalities in 2018 were:

• Wyoming (11.5 per 100,000 full-time equivalent workers)
• Alaska (9.9 per 100,000 full-time equivalent workers)
• North Dakota (9.6 per 100,000 full-time equivalent workers)

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