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Hand arm vibration in Great Britain

455 New claims for Vibration White Finger in 2016

240 New claims for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in 2016

New claims for Vibration White Finger (VWF) and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) in Great Britain from 2007 to 2016

New claims for Vibration White Finger (VWF) and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) in Great Britain from 2007 to 2016

Male / Female split of new claims for Vibration White Finger (VWF) from 2007 to 2016*

Male / Female split of new claims for Vibration

Male / Female split of new claims for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) from 2007 to 2016*

Male / Female split of new claims for Carpal

* Differences are likely to reflect smaller numbers of women having worked in jobs that meet the eligibility criteria for these conditions

Hand arm vibration is largely made up of two conditions, Vibration White Finger and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.

Our main source of information on the number of people developing these conditions is obtained from the Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit (IIDB) scheme.

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Updated 2017-11-13