Statistically Analyzing Fatal Accidents Pattern of Construction Activities in India


  • Saket Patni PG Student, Department of Architecture, School of Planning and Architecture, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India



Accident Analysis, Accident Prevention, Construction Activities, Fatal Accident Patterns, Statistical Analysis


In construction activities, fatal accidents occur frequently due to inherently dangerous nature which accounts for around 38 fatal accidents every day as reported by leading news articles.    The aim of the paper was to investigate the pattern of fatal accidents in India’s construction works by utilizing a statistical method known as frequency analysis. The methodology includes the collection of data on accidents published by government departments, private bodies, and journals related to this topic. The results were achieved by assessing the year, month, and state factors. The findings reveal that there are noticeable trends in fatal mishaps. These data can be used to offer guidance for corrective or preventive measures for occupational injuries. The pattern identified in this paper can be useful to guide the development of accident-preventative measures.


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How to Cite

Patni, S. (2022). Statistically Analyzing Fatal Accidents Pattern of Construction Activities in India. The Asian Review of Civil Engineering, 11(2), 10–14.