Worker deaths in America are down—on average, from about 38 worker deaths a day in 1970 to 13 a day in 2020.
Worker injuries and illnesses are down—from 10.9 incidents per 100 workers in 1972 to 2.7 per 100 in 2020.
Some historical info
yes, THERE'S a reason we have rules against ties and long sleeves around machinery, and all the 'dumb bureaucratic rules and regulations', because US industry used to kill thousands and thousands of workers a year.
Yes working on a Carrier desk is extremely dangerous, which is why the Navy has strict rules, tons of safety gear, and constant training requirements for deck crews.