New HSE Stats

16 November 2017

Available now

Health and safety statistics 2017
Published 1st November, the latest statistics on work-related health and safety in Great Britain and includes the following key annual figures (2016/17):

•    1.3 million working people suffering from a work-related ill health
•    2,542 mesothelioma deaths due to past asbestos exposures (2015)
•    137 workers killed at work
•    609,000 injuries occurred at work according to the Labour Force Survey
•    70,116 injuries to employees reported under RIDDOR
•    31.2 million working days lost due to work-related ill health and workplace injury
•    £14.9 billion estimated cost of injuries and ill health from current working conditions (2015/16)