Every year, businesses across the UK are unprepared for wintery conditions. Treacherous car parks, broken down heating and icy paths can lead to slips, trips and injuries.
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Winter incidents contribute to the 30.7 million working days lost each year due to work-realted ill health and non-fatal workplace injuries.
Lost productivity is costing employers £500 million and the NHS £133 million each year.
Approved code of practice published in 1992 suggests that minimum workplace temperatures should be at least 16°c.