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2012 stats show 72 deaths in the workplace

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Posted at 5:54 PM, Jun 10, 2013
and last updated 2013-06-10 14:49:59-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - Numbers were released today stating that there has been 72 deaths in the workplace in 2012.

According the Occupational safety and health administration, also known as OSHA, released numbers on the top five fatal industries in Florida.

At the top of 2012, the construction industry came in first with 28 deaths, Agriculture comes in second with a list of 11 deaths and business service in third with five deaths.

The top four fatality causes are due to being struck by an object, fall related, electrical related and drowning.