Industry Summary

As of the last reported data from 2015, there are 2,754,109 workers employed at 152,280 Information establishements in the United States. The industry is slowly growing, adding 21,918 jobs in the 12 months between 2014 and 2015. On average, each business employs 18 workers. Over the past 5 years this industry has recorded an accident rate of over 2 times (0% more) the average for the Industry.

OSHA investigators arrived in Ridgewood, NY on Friday, June 28th 2019 and began an accident investigation which had occured previously at Rise & Rise Wireless Inc.. A 18 year old Construction trade had been killed when the
OSHA ID117549.015
Accident Date2019-06-28
Accident DegreeFatality
NarrativeAt 7:30 p.m. on June 28, 2019, an employee was killed from a 145 ft. fall from a telecommunications tower.
The accident investigation below was opened on Friday, October 12th 2018 by OSHA representitives in Culver City, CA after learning of an incident at Tristar Productions, Inc. which had occured on Thursday, October 11th 2018. A 61 year old man working as a was killed on the job when the employee fell from balcony, fractured skull and was killed
OSHA ID110038.015
Accident Date2018-10-11
Accident DegreeFatality
NarrativeAt 7:20 p.m. on October 11, 2018, an employee was working in an apartment as a sound mixer and went out to the balcony. The employee fell 12 feet to the ground and fractured his skull. The employee was killed.
On Thursday, September 13th 2018 OSHA reps took a report of a serious accident in Holmdel, NJ which had occured previously at Hylan Datacom & Electrical Llc . A 60 year old Laborer had been killed when the
OSHA ID109123.015
Accident Date2018-09-13
Accident DegreeFatality
NarrativeAt 9:43 a.m. on September 13, 2018, an employee was standing in front of a concrete cutter when it ran over him. The employee was crushed beneath the vehicles front right tire, killing him.

OSHA Inspection Activity

Accident Rate

5 Year Average
Last 12 Months

Reporting Statistics

Inspection Records: 4022
Inspection Rate: 0.14
Violation Records:
Accident Records: 333