Health and safety is a priority and a constant concern for Veolia in all its activities. Everywhere, we are committed to guaranteeing the physical and psychological integrity of our employees. Improving prevention, accident analysis, social dialogue on health and safety are included in all the health, safety and working condition related agreements signed in the Group.
The accident frequency rate (number of accidents per million hours worked) was 9.92 in 2016.
The severity rate (number of days lost per thousand hours worked) was 0.55.
In 2016, nearly 57% of employees received safety training and 40% of training hours were dedicated to these subjects