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Firearms Homicide in the Workplace

For information about homicide in the workplace, contact:

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

    Every August the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) releases the National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries for the previous year which includes job-related homicides broken out by weapon. Call (202) 691-6175 or write to The Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses, Division of Program Analysis and Control, Office of Safety, Health and Working Conditions, U.S. Department of Labor, 2 Massachusetts Avenue, NE, Washington, DC 20212. Or visit the BLS web site located at

  2. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

    NIOSH is part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; call 1-800-35-NIOSH to obtain information about violence in the workplace through voice-mail. Callers can speak to information specialists from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST. The NIOSH web site is locate at

  3. National Victim Center

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

Where did you get that?

   Eight Publications Every
   Advocate Needs

   Firearms Violence - General
   Firearms Homicide
   Firearms Homicide and
   Domestic Violence
   Firearms Homicide in
   the Workplace
   Firearms Suicide
   Firearm Deaths of Children
   Nonfatal Firearm-Related Injuries
   Costs of Firearms Violence
   Firearms and Crime
   Firearms Ownership,
   Concealed Carrying,
   Self-Defense Use, and Gun
   Analyses of Pro-Gun
   Self-Defense Studies
   The Gun Lobby - Firearms
   Industry and Organizations
   Licensed Dealers

   Marketing Firearms to
   Women and Youth

   Appendix One: Organizations
   and Agencies

   Appendix Two: Understanding
   and Using Statistics

All contents � 2000 Violence Policy Center