1. In the years from 2000 to 2009, Northeast fishermen whose catch includes cod, haddock and other fish were 37 times as likely to die on the job as a police officer. Despite what you may have seen on TV, it’s the most dangerous American fishery.
via Trying To Tame The (Real) Deadliest Fishing Jobs by Curt Nikisch
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    In the years from 2000 to 2009, Northeast fishermen whose catch includes cod, haddock and other fish were 37 times as likely to die on the job as a police officer. Despite what you may have seen on TV, it’s the most dangerous American fishery.

    via Trying To Tame The (Real) Deadliest Fishing Jobs by Curt Nikisch

    Photo: Jesse Costa/WBUR

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