Injuries & Fatalities Worldwide!
40 bear attacks on humans worldwide every year.
Majority of attacks due to bears feeling threatened or protecting their young.
One fatal black bear attack in the US annually.
Grizzlies have a bite force of over 1200 PSI, making them highly aggressive.
664 brown bear attacks on people globally between 2000–2015.
Humans account for 71% of grizzly bear deaths.
Most polar bear attacks happen in July and December.
1 in 2.1 million chances of facing a bear attack.
48 fatal bear attacks from 2000–2017.
No fatal bear attacks in California since 1986.
Knowledge of bear behavior can prevent attacks.
Stay cautious and respect bear territories.
Preserving habitats reduces human-bear conflicts.
Carrying bear spray and knowing safety protocols can prevent attacks.
Mutual respect can lead to harmonious coexistence.
While bear attacks are rare, human threats to bears are real.