Ensuring a safe and healthy working environment
The accident frequency rate is the number of accidents per million hours worked and is the Group’s preferred indicator.
The accident frequency rate (number of accidents per million hours worked) was 9.55 in 2017.
The severity rate (number of days lost per thousand hours worked) was 0.55.
In 2017, the number of employees trained in safety reached 94,552, and the number of bodies dedicated to or including the study of health and safety issues was 1935, as against 1888 in 2016.