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Education sector

Each year in the Education1 sector around...

...4% of workers suffer from an
illness they believe to be
work-related...
4% of people suffer from an illness that they believe to be work-related totalling an estimated 124,000-30% of which are musculoskeletal disorders, 49% stress, depression and anxiety, and the rest being other illnesses

...and 2% of workers sustain a
work-related injury...

and 2% of workers, totaling an estimated 54,000 self-reported non-fatal workplace injuries based on the annual average 2013/14-2015/16.

...leading to around

2.2 million working days lost based on the annual average for 2013/14-2015/16, of which 1.2 million are from work-related stress, 0.4 million from other work-related conditions, 0.3 million work-related musculoskeletal disorders and 0.3 millions days workplace injury

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1 Education sector defined as Section P in the 2007 Standard Industrial Classification

Updated 2016-10-21