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Document ID (ISN)69158
CIS number 97-805
ISBN(s) 0-7176-1150-7
Year 1996
Convention or series no.
Author(s)
Health and Safety Commission
Title Health and Safety Commission health and safety statistics 1995/96
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, 1996. viii, 160p. 15 ref. Price: GBP 13.50.
Internet access 97-0805.pdf [in English]
Abstract Part 1 of this report presents and comments on British statistics relating to injuries, dangerous occurrences, gas safety and enforcement action: injuries by severity; injuries to employees, to the self-employed and to members of the public; dangerous occurrences; incidents relating to the supply and use of flammable gas; dangerous gas fitting notifications; enforcement notices and prosecutions. Data are presented for the years 1986/87 to 1994/95 with some provisional figures for 1995/96. Includes a report on injury rates in different industries. Part 2 covers statistics on occupational ill-health: sources of information; general overview of work-related illness; causes and kinds of diseases (chemical, physical, biological and other hazards).
Descriptors (primary) dangerous occurrences; occupational accidents; enforcement; United Kingdom; statistics; occupational diseases
Descriptors (secondary) poisoning; location of injury; report; statistical trends; hand-arm vibration; flammable gases; infectious diseases; respiratory diseases; asbestosis; skin diseases; musculoskeletal diseases; hearing loss; cancer; types of accident; fatalities; mesothelioma
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Statistics
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Bacterial and parasitic diseases