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Firearms Homicide in the Workplace

Places to call for information about homicide in the workplace:

  1. Bureau of Labor Statistics, United States Department of Labor

    Every August the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) releases its National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries for the previous year. This report includes job-related homicides by weapon. Call (202) 606-6175 or visit the BLS web site located at

  2. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

    The service number for the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) is 1-800-35-NIOSH. Callers can obtain NIOSH information about violence in the workplace through voice-mail, or have it sent by fax 24 hours a day. Callers can speak to information specialists from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST. NIOSH is a federal agency that is part of the Department of Health and Human Services. It conducts research and makes recommendations for preventing work-related illnesses and injuries. The NIOSH web site is located at

  3. National Victim Center

    The National Victim Center has useful free fact sheets on violence in the workplace. Call them at: 1-800-FYI-CALL (394-2255)

Where did you get that?

   Five Publications Every
   Advocate Needs

   Firearms Violence - General
   Firearms Homicide
   Firearms Homicide and
   Domestic Violence
   Firearms Homicide in
   the Workplace
   Firearms Suicide

   Suicide Among Older

   Unintentional Firearm-Related
   Nonfatal Firearm-Related Injuries
   Costs of Firearms Violence
   Firearms and Crime
   Firearms Ownership,
   Concealed Carrying, and
   Self-Defense Use
   Firearms Industry - General
   Licensed Dealers

   Marketing Firearms to
   Women and Youth

   Appendix One: Groups
   and Organizations

   Appendix Two: Understanding
   and Using Statistics

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