Accident prevention

In 2014, within the framework of accident prevention, the Social Insurance Institution:

  • co-financed activities carried out by contribution payers aimed at maintaining earning capacity throughout the period of professional activity;
  • commissioned analysis of the causes of accidents at work and occupational diseases, especially fatal, serious and collective accidents, and occupational diseases;
  • disseminated knowledge of hazards causing accidents at work, occupational diseases and methods for their prevention;
  • commissioned scientific and research works to identify or reduce the causes of accidents at work and occupational diseases.

The amount spent for this purpose in 2014 equalled PLN 8,502 thousand.


(Note: 1 EUR = ca 4.32 PLN)