private-sector en On-the-job injuries higher for public sector <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p></p><p>New data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) shows New York state and local government employees experienced a much higher rate of injury and illness than workers in any other industry during 2012.</p><p>It may not be something you’ve ever considered, but a lot of the time, there’s an inherent risk associated with jobs in the public sector.</p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 12:58:39 +0000 Kate O'Connell 51322 at On-the-job injuries higher for public sector Private-sector jobs up statewide, but it's not all good news <p>Job figures are on the rise across New York state, &nbsp;however private-sector jobs in some upstate areas have declined according to the state Department of Labor’s latest jobs report.</p><p> Mon, 11 Mar 2013 13:32:58 +0000 Kate O'Connell 34564 at