Work Health and Safety incidents and hazards

In 2019-20, there were 224 incidents or hazards reported to the department.

Incidents and hazards are monitored through FIGTREE, the Northern Territory Government’s online reporting tool for all health and safety incidents, near misses or hazards.

The statistics retrieved through FIGTREE allow the department to manage hazards, monitor trends and identify gaps in training to address them as quickly as possible.

Incident type

2019/2020

Being hit by objects

16

Biological factors

7

Body stressing

2

Chemicals and substances

3

Environmental factors

1

Hazard

143

Hitting objects

5

Mental factors

4

Slips, trips and falls

18

Vehicle incidents, illness and other

23

Cancelled

2

Total

224

Last updated: 12 November 2020

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