Hawaii’s Most Dangerous Jobs
Here are the six deadliest industries in Hawaii.
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3. Building and Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occupations
Number of deaths (2003-2009): 14
Average salary (2011): $29,410
Occupations in this category include elevator maintenance repair, groundskeepers and pest control workers. Trimming trees proves to be consistently fatal—many from coconut trees. Five people died between Nov 2009 and Nov 2011, and three between January 2011 and July 2011.