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Key facts about injury numbers

There were 196 injuries across the industry in 2021.

This results in a serious injury frequency rate of 10.2 serious injuries per million hours worked.

The serious injury frequency rate of 10.8 is 2% lower than the state average of 10.5.

The industry’s serious injury frequency rate was 8% higher 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
  • Mental stress
  • Being hit by moving objects
Updated: 23rd August 2022