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Infographic: The 10 Most Dangerous Jobs in America

| by Michael Allen

The next time you feel like complaining about your desk job, take a look at this infographic from etraintoday.com, which lists the 10 most dangerous jobs in America by fatalities [plus some other interesting stats].

The deadliest career is fishing, which has 116 deaths per 100,000 workers.

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If you watch the Discovery Channel series 'The Deadliest Catch' then you know why fishing is more dangerous than being a police officer, which came it at number 10 with only 18 fatalities per 100,000 cops.

The other dangerous jobs include: logging workers at 91 deaths, aircraft pilots and flight engineers at 70 fatalities, farmers and ranchers come in at 41, mining machine operators at 38, roofers [pretty obvious why] at 32 and so on.

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If you're on this list, you might want to buy some life insurance.