the Mint’s three year Total Case Incidence Rates are 70 percent below the
national average for this industry. This decrease in injury and illness
statistics since 2000 is impressive:
2000 there were 219 first aid cases. In 2004, there were 35. This is a
decrease of 84 percent in the last 4 years.
2000 there were a total of 121 OSHA recordable (TCIR) injuries in 2000. In
2004, the total was 17. This is a decrease of 88 percent.
severity rate or lost time injuries and illnesses (DART-Days Away, Restricted
or Transferred rate) went from 86 down to 5 in 2004. This is a 94 percent
all the total injuries and illnesses at the Mint in 2000 were 340. In 2004,
it was 50. An outstanding 85 percent decrease.