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Table 5 Injury rates in control fire department 2008–2009 and 2010–2013, and change in median monthly injury rate compared between the two time periods

From: Efficacy of a proactive health and safety risk management system in the fire service

Task Control fire department
  Pre-intervention (2008–2009) Post-intervention (2010–2013) Percent Change (95% CI) p-value
Total (injury per person-year) 0.28200 0.31900 7.8 (− 5.6, 23.2) 0.27
Fireground (injury per response) 0.00790 0.00830 36.3 (7.6, 72.6) 0.01
Patient Transport (injury per response) 0.00021 0.00022 7.8 (−37.9, 87.0) 0.79
Exercise (injury per person-year) 0.10700 0.09200 −14.1 (−28.8, 3.8) 0.12