Possible Costs To An Organisation Following An Accident In The Workplace.

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Possible Costs To An Organisation Following An Accident In The Workplace.

Possible costs such as those associated with the accidents are:

  • Lost production, staff absence, sick pay,
  • Temporary replacement with the need for additional training,
  • Repair of damaged plant and equipment,



  • Damage to products, investigation and remedial action,
  • Administration incurred, an increase in insurance premiums,
  • Fines and compensation awarded,
  • Court and other legal representation.
  • Intangible costs arising from a loss of business image
  • The detrimental effect on worker morale resulting in reduced productivity.



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