There were just over 560 accidents reported under RIDDOR in 2009-10 for the printing industry. Manual handling, slips and trips and machinery accounted for more than 70% of these; and 40% of major accidents were the result of a slip or trip.
|Handling - manual||27%|
|Handling - other||4%|
|Contact with moving machinery||22%|
|Slip or trip'||22%|
|Hit by moving, falling object||8%|
|Fall from height||7%|
|Other kind of accident||10%|