Number of claims

On average each year, 18 workers are killed and another 1,280 are injured and miss time from work as a result of motor vehicle crashes.

The table below shows the total number of time-loss claims by sector and subsector accepted by WorkSafeBC for injuries and deaths resulting from a work-related motor vehicle incident (MVI) in each of the years 2012 to 2016. On average over the period, there were 1,300 time-loss claims a year.

Time-loss claims for MVIs by subsector and injury year 2012-2016

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Group Number Sector/Subsector 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 Ave.



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