1.8 million working people suffering from a work-related illness, of which

914,000 workers suffering work-related stress, depression or anxiety

477,000 workers suffering from a work-related musculoskeletal disorder

123,000 workers suffering from COVID-19 which they believe may have been from exposure to coronavirus at work

2,544 mesothelioma deaths due to past asbestos exposures (2020)

123 workers killed in work-related accidents

565,000 working people sustained an injury at work according to the Labour Force Survey

61,713 injuries to employees reported under RIDDOR

36.8 million working days lost due to work-related illness and workplace injury

£18.8 billion estimated cost of injuries and ill health from current working conditions (2019/20)

Original Article: https://www.hse.gov.uk/statistics/