Office for Nuclear Regulation

Number of fatalities in the UK related energy industries

Date released
13 October 2015
Request number
Release of information under
Freedom of Information Act 2000

Information requested

Could you provide figures for fatalities in the UK related to these energy industries where possible:

Ideally the figures would include fatalities during operation, construction, decommission and fuel collection/mining.

In terms of the timescale that the figure should represent, a year by year breakdown of at least ten years would be ideal.

Information released

The Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) has 0 recorded fatalities in the nuclear industry for the last ten years.

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) will respond regarding the other listed industries.

Exemptions applied


PIT (Public Interest Test) if applicable

Not required.