BG ETEM now has four million insured / slight increase in accident at work (PHOTO) 2

BG ETEM now has four million insured / slight increase in accident at work (PHOTO)

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The Professional Association of Energie Textil Elektro Medienerzeugnisse
(BG ETEM) for the first time in 2018 recorded EUR 4 million
The insured persons have crossed over. Compared to 2017
five percent. Added, four million employees
about 132 billion euros. That's two percent more
compared to the previous year. These figures are from the annual report
BG ETEM June 28th on the occasion of her
A presentation meeting in Berlin.

Unemployment and professional illness

The rate of accidents in 2018 was 18.3 per 1,000 permanent employees.
This value takes into account a different number of full hours
part-time employees. Compared to the results for 2017 in one
a slight increase of 0.6 percent.

In 2018 there were 56,148 in the absolute amount
work-related accidents that can be reported. That's 745 more accidents than 2017.
Work-related accident notice lasting more than three days
Inability to work. Number of deaths
Workplace disadvantages decreased to 168 in 2018

The number of reported accidents between home and residence
Labor force rose by 2.9 percent to 13,530 in the same period last year.
The number of fatal accidents on the way to work fell during that time
from 29 to 21

There has also been an increase in reports of suspicious activities on one
Professional illnesses. Adapted to Double Ads and Ads for
other professional associations are involved, there is an increase
about 7 percent. Two thirds of doctors doctors
released. "There are new and higher occupational diseases
Sensitivity plays an important role, "explains Johannes Tichi,

Culture Prevention

BG ETEM has launched its campaign "kommmitmensch" in 2018
Promote a good culture of prevention in enterprises. "The
Demand on farms after our events and
Seminars, according to our tools and after our consultation are very
good. This reinforces our conviction that we are right
Tichi is happy to approach the company, "says Tichi
Tichi also mentioned the award for prevention
BG ETEM. By December 31, member companies can
BG ETEM with good ideas and solutions for security and safety
Health at Work to Promote One of Industry Awards. "with
Companies can give their special dedication to the awards
the safety and health of their employees is visible
"says Johannes Tichi, adding:" This is better than many
common social responsibility projects. "

Background BG ETEM

BG ETEM is a legal accident insurance for about 4
Millions of employees in more than 200,000 member companies. She cares
for safety and health at work in. t
Member companies, as well as rehabilitation and reimbursement
Injuries at work and occupational diseases. For member companies
BG ETEM takes responsibility for the health consequences
Work Disruptions and Occupational Diseases against Employees
It also frees them from the responsibilities of any other person.

OTS: BG ETEM – Professional Association of Energy Textile Products for Electronics
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