Monday, September 8, 2008

Have you ever had someone state that you're more likely to be killed by lightning than in a plane crash? Well the National Safety Council wants to foster more conversations just like that (you must know that I'm kidding)! Here's the most and least likely ways to die from injury (not natural causes) in a handy chart!

Heeding this chart for your coming academic year you'll want to avoid driving/riding in a car, and lay low to avoid falling. On the other hand, streetcar riders, enthusiasts of poisonous plants and picking on completely unarmed police officers still holds a lot of promise for you risk takers out there!

Odds of Death Due to Injury, United States, 2004
(most recently published data for this comprehensive chart)

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