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17 surprisingly dangerous jobs

Lovemoney Logo By lovemoney staff of Lovemoney | Slide 3 of 18: Mowing lawns and potting plants might not seem like the most dangerous job around but, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries, 208 landscapers died during 2016 alone. Sharp equipment, power tools and environmental hazards mean there’s a higher-than-average risk of work-related injury.

Landscaper

Mowing lawns and potting plants might not seem like the most dangerous job around but, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries, 208 landscapers died during 2016 alone. Sharp equipment, power tools and environmental hazards mean there’s a higher-than-average risk of work-related injury.
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