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Health and Safety Statistics

Key figures for Great Britain (2017/18) 1.4 million working people suffering from a work-related illness 2,595 mesothelioma deaths due to past asbestos exposures (2016) 144 workers killed at work 555,000 injuries occurred at work according to the Labour Force Survey 71,062 injuries to employees reported […]

RIDDOR reporting

2017 – 18 RIDDOR Headline figures

Information from the Health and Safety Executive recently. 144 Workers killed in 2017/18 (RIDDOR) Fatal injuries to workers by main industry Fatal injuries to workers by age Main kinds of fatal accident for workers Rate of fatal injury per 100,000 workers In […]

UK safety fines rose 80%

... according to Health and Safety Executive’s (HSE) injury and ill health statistics   A scary headline to make any boss take a long, hard look at Health and Safety arrangements in their company or organisation… In 2016-17 – the [...]