If you are an employer, self-employed or in control of work premises, you are required under RIDDOR to report some work-related accidents, diseases and dangerous occurrences.
Download the Health and Safety Executive's guide to RIDDOR.
RIDDOR stands for the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations, 1995.
Reporting accidents and ill-health at work is a legal requirement. The information enables the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and local authorities to identify where and how risks arise and to investigate serious accidents.
If there is an accident in your place of work you must report the following:
You can report the incident to the Incident Contact Centre:
Incident Contact Centre,
Caerphilly Business Park,
You may contact us direct if your business is included in the Local Authority list of enforced premises.
A member of the Commercial Environmental Health team is on call 24 hours a day/7 days a week to respond to major accidents, dangerous occurrences or fatalities occurring at premises where we are the enforcing authority. These should be reported to Twickenham Police Station on 020 8607 9199.
Updated: 31 October 2014