Accession Number:

AD1100079

Title:

MILITARY TRAINING: DOD Training Fatalities for Fiscal Years 1988 Through 1991

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

United States General Accounting Office Washington United States

Report Date:

1992-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

Our analysis of Department of Defense DOD and military service data shows that 752 active duty military personnel died while engaging in peacetime training during fiscal years 1988 through 1991. These fatalities, representing 19 percent of all accidental deaths in the services during those years, resulted from various circumstances however, 484 about 64 percent of the training deaths were related to aviation mishaps.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE