Accidents in the Workplace – The Importance of Policies and Procedures

In Employment Law Compliance,

63923007d0ea03d40e4d2c9a5a867c56Accidents in the workplace can be very costly to a company. In 2014, The Injuries Board made 12,420 awards to the value of over €281 million – that equates to on average over €22,500 per claim. The Injuries Board has seen a year on year rise in these claims over the last 10 years.

As a business, it is of the utmost importance to have a robust set of policies and procedures in place to manage these areas should an incident arise. 

Below you’ll find a useful infographic from our guest blogger Derek Eastwood – Business Development Manager in Hussey Fraser Solicitors.  Click here for further information