Health and Safety Statistics 2021/22

Health and safety statistics for Great Briton (2021-2022) that have been released by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).

 1.8 million working people suffering from a work-related illness, of which
 914,000 workers suffering work-related stress, depression or anxiety
 477,000 workers suffering from a work-related musculoskeletal disorder
 123,000 workers suffering from COVID-19 which they believe may have been from exposure to coronavirus at work
 2,544 mesothelioma deaths due to past asbestos exposures (2020)
 123 workers killed in work-related accidents
 565,000 working people sustained an injury at work according to the Labour Force Survey
 61,713 injuries to employees reported under RIDDOR
 36.8 million working days lost due to work-related illness and workplace injury
 £18.8 billion estimated cost of injuries and ill health from current working conditions (2019/20)