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Reporting of injuries and dangerous occurrences - specified injuries

Under the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 2013 (SI 2013/1471) the injuries and conditions listed below are defined as "specified injuries". Where a person at work suffers a specified injury as a result of a work-related accident, the employer is required to notify the enforcing authority by the quickest practicable means without delay and, within 10 days of the incident, send a report in an approved manner.