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Decline in Work Accidents

Decline in Work Accidents
Decline in Work Accidents

A total of 9,587 work accidents were registered in the fiscal 2020-21, registering a 4.85% decline compared to the year before.
The highest number of accidents took place on construction sites with 3,616 cases and industrial sites with 3,346 cases. From the people involved in the accidents, 9,295 were covered by labor law. 
More than 97% (9,024) were men and about 3% (271) were women, IRNA reported.
The number of casualties stood at 751 in the period under review.
Tehran with 196 registered the highest number of fatalities. 

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