Risky Business: The 7 Most Dangerous Jobs in the US
APRIL 3, 2012
The good news is that 2010 figures, the most recent numbers reported by the BLS, show promise towards safer occupational environments as a whole—there were 4,547 fatalities in 2010 as compared to 5,734 five years previously in 2005. Below is a list of the 7 most dangerous jobs in America based upon the number of fatalities per 100,000 full-time workers. Top 7 Most Dangerous Jobs in the US. Logging is one dangerous job for only the boldest of mountain men and women.