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Violence at work

Findings from the Crime Survey for England and Wales and the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences and Regulations.

The number of violent incidents at work has declined over the last decade, with the incident rate remaining stable over the last five years

Findings from the 2014/15 Crime Survey for England and Wales (CSEW) show that:

Number of incidents of violence at work for adults of working age in employment 2004/05 to 2014/15 (CSEW)

The number of incidents of violence or threats at work for adults of working age in employment 2004/05 to 2014/15 showing the risk has remained relatively the same throughout the period.

Further information

Updated 2016-11-02