In the first half of the year in Ukraine by 4.2% decrease in the number of accidents compared to last year. About it reports a press-service of Fund of social insurance of Ukraine.
So, in the first half of 2018 2 385 recorded accidents associated with the production, of which 173 were deadly. Compared to the same period last year, the number of accidents decreased by 4.2%.
The greatest number of accidents associated with the production, occurred in the Dnipropetrovsk region – 14%, in Donetsk oblast – 12.5%, and in Kiev – at 8.9%. The number of injured in these areas is 35.4% of the total number in Ukraine.
Among the most hazardous occupations were: driver of motor vehicles (129 cases), stope miner (65) and sinker (58).
Among the reasons of accidents on production is dominated by organizational – they constitute 64.8 per cent of all recorded. In particular, we are talking about the non-compliance of instructions on labor protection, failure to perform duties, violation of safety rules, of the process.