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The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) has published new statistics on the number of injuries and incidents of ill-health. 

Compiled from the Labour Force Survey and other sources, it is indicated that in 2018/2019 there were: 

  • 1.4 million working people suffering from a work-related illness

  • 147 workers killed at work

  • 581,000 working people sustaining an injury at work

  • 69,208 injuries to employees reported under RIDDOR

  • 28.2 million working days lost due to work-related illness and workplace injury

Whether you are new to managing Health & Safety or want to make sure you’ve got everything covered, it’s always worth refreshing your knowledge on best practice, particularly as legislation can change. 

To help keep you started, read these useful guides and resources from our partner, Citation.