The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) summary
The most recent HSE figures show the annual cost of workplace injury was £5.6 billion; a cost that British industry can ill afford. British businesses lost a staggering 38.8 million days in 2020 due to workplace injuries and work-related ill health with 111 fatal injuries to workers.
A single workplace accident can have a big impact on your business. Maintaining a strong safety culture, listening to workers and putting safe working practices in place is vital to protect your workforce. Look after your workers and supervisors by implementing strict safety procedures and protocols and providing suitable PPE equipment.