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Health and Safety Statistics

Key figures for Great Britain (2017/18)

The statistics for 2017-8 can be downloaded from the HSE website and make interesting reading.

Of course by taking reasonable steps to comply with legislation and your moral duties your business need not form part of these costly statistics and flourish as a safe effective and efficient business.

Contact us for advice and guidance to help you comply.


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

Amount of fatal injuries to workers divided by age

Main kinds of fatal accident for workers

Rate of fatal injury per 100,000 workers

Rate of fatal injury per 100,000 workers

In addition, 100 members of the public were killed due to work related activities in 2017/18