Statistics on Fatal Injuries in the Workplace 2011/12
HSE statistics on fatal injuries in the workplace. The addition of provisional data for the period April 2011 - March 2012 suggests a levelling-off in the previous downward trend in the rate of fatal injuries, over the last four years. The key points from the release are:
Provisional figure for the number of workers fatally injured in 2011/12 is 173, and corresponds to a rate of 0.6 deaths per 100 000 workers.
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