Reduce risks - cut costs!

Nowadays, it is economical for every enterprise to abide by the labour legislation and keep a high level of occupational safety and health as it allows to save funds.

The leaflet was prepared within the ILO Subregional Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia project IL0/RUS/M02/FIN-NW Russia Improved Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) System in Northwestern Russia. The leaflet and adapted methods to estimate accident-related costs were prepared in contact with the Labour and Social Protection Committee of the Leningrad Region and the OSH Research Institute from the Moscow State Social University. The leaflet is based on the documents of the British Health Safety Executive Commission (SHE).