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Slide 15


    Title: Aggregate cost of falls from Elevations - Carpentry
    Type: Text Slide with Image

    • Among carpenters for the three most recent years available ("policy years 2005-2007) in NCCI states, there were reports of 2,981 "fall or slip injuries" from elevations
    • For the three most recent years available, the incurred (expected) claims costs of "falls from elevation" by insured carpentry work in NCCI states averaged approximately $93 million per year.
    • Over the three years, medical care in these claims comprised approximately 70% of the workers' compensation benefits
    [Includes images of construction worker on ladder and OSHA logo]
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