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Administrative and Support Services snapshot 2021

Key facts about injury numbers

There were 188 injuries across the industry in 2021.

This results in a serious injury frequency rate of 10.4 serious injuries per million hours worked.

The serious injury frequency rate of 10.4 is in line with the state average of 10.5.

The industry’s serious injury frequency rate was 19% lower in 2021 than ten years ago.

Key facts about injury causes

The most common causes of injury across the industry in 2021, in order of largest proportion of total injuries, were:

  • Body stressing
  • Falls, slips and trips
  • Being hit by moving objects
Updated: 23rd August 2022