There are some jobs which could be fatal for your life. In this article I we would like to list 25 most dangerous jobs in India and the world.
There are certain jobs where people risk their lives to save our lives. You must know some of the dangerous jobs in the country.
If you like to go for one of the 25 dangerous jobs mentioned below then you are most welcome. It could be adventurous for you.
If you don’t like the job then at least you could have some request for the people working for these dangerous jobs.
So here is the list of 25 most dangerous jobs in the world.
The first most dangerous jobs in the list are firefighters. You have to be ready for any kind of eventuality.
Any time a call could come and you have to be ready in seconds. Firefighters have to get inside the burning building and save people’s life. Some of them die.
Monthly salary could be around Rs 8000/- to Rs 12,000/-
2. Construction Workers
Construction workers have to work on high buildings or skyscrapers. And it is very dangerous because there are many accidents where workers fell from the top and die.
Constructions workers could make Rs 300/- to Rs 400/- daily.
3. Film StuntMan
Whether it is bollywood or Hollywood there are some great action movies made. And those action movies need brave stunt men.
Every action sequence in the film is performed by stunt men and they are very dangerous. Many stuntmen have died, some have insurance some don’t.
An average stunt man in India could make few lakhs per film.
Walking in vacuum is very dangerous. There is no atmosphere, so no oxygen and pressure outside is too high.
Hence, you have to wear a space suit and if there is even a single hole or puncture while you are performing space walk then you may die.
Similarly there is a danger of fire in the spaceship every time. Astronauts make thousands of dollars every year.
5. Search and Rescue Operations
If there is a natural disaster like flood, cyclone or hurricane then you have to do search and rescue operations.
These operations are very dangerous because of bad weather your chopper or plane might wander away and crash somewhere.
6. Electric Lineman and Repairers
All power grids and electric lines carry high voltage current. And you need linemen and repairers if something goes wrong to rectify transformers and electric lines.
Job is very dangerous there could be a power leak in the line while they are working on.
Electric lineman makes Rs 8000/- to Rs 15,000/- per month.
7. Police and Patrol Officers
Police officers and constables have to deal with thugs and most viscous criminals in the society. Sometime you have to open fire and in exchange from the other side you might die.
The salary of a police officer could be in between Rs 10,000/- to Rs20,000/-
8. Mountain Climbers and Guides
I was in Nepal for climbing one of the mountains in Himalayan range. There I came across mountain guides and they guide all mountaineers for climbing a peak.
The job could be dangerous if you don’t know about climbing too high.
Average mountain guide could make Rs 15,000/- to Rs 25,000/-
9. Iron and Steel Workers
Crude iron is melted in a furnace where temperature could reach up to 2000 to 3000 degree Celsius.
And metal crafters have to pour this molten iron into another container. If something goes wrong then molten iron could fall on the workers and they might die.
So this is very dangerous.
A worker could make Rs 8000 to Rs 10,000/-
10. Land Mine Removers
During war army needs to lay down land mines to blow up enemy’s tank and other vehicles.
However, after the war during peace times you got to remove those land mines and the job could take your life.
11. E Waste Recycler
E waste is things like waste parts of computer, mobile phone and other tech gadgets.
The waste materials could be hazardous to your health. The e waste recycler makes very less money like Rs 8000 to Rs 12,000/-
12. Deep Sea Fisherman
Fishermen have to go deep inside the sea to catch fish. Sometimes weather is so bad and fishermen never return to the shore.
Every year hundreds of fishermen die or never return to the shore in the country.
13. Chemical and Gas Factory Workers
Like iron and steel workers chemical and gas factory workers face many life threatening challenges.
Daily hundreds of workers die in these factories because lack of safety measures.
14. Construction Helpers
Constructions helpers are like their workers which is also a dangerous job. Many lives are lost as a construction helpers.
15. Sweeper and Sanitation Workers
Street sweeper, sanitation workers face many health problems because of nature of their work.
They die early because of lack of sanitation and healthcare facility. They make very less money like Rs 6000/- to Rs 7000/-
16. Slaughter House Workers
Workers who work in slaughter house and other meat packaging industries live a dangerous life.
Working with sharp machines for cutting and chopping could lead to unforeseen accidents. That is why this job is very dangerous.
17. Truckers and Transport Drivers
Truck and other transport drivers have to travel long distances and sometimes they have to go dangerous places where there is no security.
They may get robbed or even get killed. Hence the job is quite dangerous.
Job of a soldier is much respected but it is quite dangerous. You have to go to war and you might lose your life.
Terrorism and global disorder always makes life of a solider very dangerous.
Roofer fixes the roof top of your home. This job could be dangerous because they need to climb high fix tiles on the house.
You get injured if you do not pay attention.
Politicians, celebrity and other famous & powerful people need bodyguards. The job is tough because you need to protect them from any danger.
If there is shooting then you have to pull gun and shoot back. This could be dangerous to your life but the money is great.
21. Circus Performers
Circus performers have to do daring stunts like taming lion or putting head inside crocodile jaw. These acts could be dangerous.
Beasts like elephants or lion could kill them in minutes. So job of a circus performer is very dangerous.
Being a farmer could be very difficult in this country. Farmers may not die like firefighters or soldiers however if the crop is not good then they have to live a terrible life.
On average life of a farmer is quite difficult.
23. Pilot and Crew Members
Pilot of an airliner has a very dangerous job on his hands. As you know Malaysian Airline crashed in the South China Sea and all on board were dead.
So as a commercial pilot you could make a lot of money but job could be dangerous. Even life of a fighter pilot is very dangerous.
24. Logging Workers or Lumberjack
Logging workers or people who cut trees called lumberjack is a very dangerous job. Machines they use could be very dangerous if don’t know to use it.
They cut a tree in seconds hence the danger is very imminent.
25. Operatives and Detectives
The last dangerous job in our list is operatives and detectives. Basically you are an undercover agent and you have to collect information through spying.
If you are caught then you are dead. Hence the job is very dangerous because you cannot take risks.
So these were top 25 dangerous jobs in the world. Some of them you can try and some you would not like to work for. Most of the jobs mentioned above are private jobs and only few of them are government jobs.
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