SAEMA – Specialist Access Engineering and Maintenance Association – has a long history in delivering the best training and guidance in the temporary and permanent suspended access industry. In keeping with our commitment to advancing safety through raising the standards in best practice, we keep in touch with all the latest developments – chiefly safety, worker welfare and the environment.
We are pleased to bring you the summary statistics detailing all aspects of health and safety at work for Great Britain in 2022 – published by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).
Falling from height is still the most common cause of workplace fatalities. Page 8 of the report shows slips, trips or falls, including falls from height, count for 38% of non-fatal injuries to employees.
Download the report here: https://www.hse.gov.uk/statistics/overall/hssh2122.pdf