The Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 2013 (RIDDOR)

Injuries, diseases and accidents at work should be reported.

  • Fatality or major injury - report immediately via the online form below (fatalities should be notified to the enforcing authority immediately)
  • Over seven day injury - report within 15 day
  • Reportable work related disease - report as soon as notified by doctor
  • Dangerous occurrences in a work place such as collapse or failure of lifts or lifting equipment
  • Injuries to members of the public, who need hospital treatment

How to report:

For Fatal and Specified Injuries call the Incident Contact Centre on

0845 3009923 (Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm)

If you are an employee or employer and have concerns regarding Coronavirus their is a dedicated enquiry line:

0300 790 6787 (Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5pm)

Or you can use their online form: working safely enquiry form