These statistics look at accidents at BP in Geel which required medical care from a physician and/or resulted in alternative work.
These safety statistics apply to both BP staff and staff members of contracting companies, the so-called contractors.
Annual accidents at BP in Geel requiring medical care from a physician and/or resulting in alternative work (absolute figures)
Frequency annual number of accidents at BP in Geel resulting in: DAFW + medical care + alternative work (relative numbers: number of accidents per million hours of exposure)
In these statistics we add up (1) 'days away from work cases' (DAFW) + (2) accidents requiring medical care (but not resulting in DAFW) + (3) accidents resulting in alternative work. These are relative figures. Relative figures or frequency rate take into account the so-called exposure. This exposure is related to the number of working hours in a specific year.