2012 - February 2012

HBC Health and Safety figures improve 7th year in a row – 23/02/12


Henry Boot Construction’s company accident / incident record was released today, showing a year on year improvement for seven consecutive years.

The figures also shows an Accident Frequency Rate (AFR) of 0.31 reportable accidents per 100,000 hours worked in 2011 and an Accident Incident Rate (AIR) 66% lower than the Health and Safety Executive industry average (Data source – Constructing Excellence KPI Zone).

The total number of accidents, including all non-reportable events, was reduced by 58% in the last year, highlighting a strong health and safety culture in the organisation, and a commitment by senior management to protect employees, subcontractors and members of the public affected by construction activities.

“Another year’s improvement in our accident statistics shows the commitment of Henry Boot Construction and all of our work force to improving health and safety standards in all of our business operations.”

Simon Carr, Managing Director, Henry Boot Construction

For more information contact:

Steve Allen
Business Development Manager