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Violence at work, 2017/18

694,000

Incidents of violence at work in 2017/18 (CSEW)

374,000

Adults experienced violence at work in 2017/18 (CSEW)

Number of incidents of violence
at work for adults of working
age in employment, 2017/18

Number of incidents of violence at work for adults of working age in employment, 2017/18

Percentage of assaults on adults
of working age in employment
resulting in injury, 2017/18

Percentage of assaults on adults of working age in employment resulting in injury, 2017/18

Types of injury resulting from assaults, 2017/18 (percentage of all assaults resulting in each injury type)

Percentage of violence at work incidents by injury type 2016/17 (CSEW)

Notes

Source: Crime Survey for England and Wales (CSEW) for year ended March 2018

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Updated 2019-04-01