Recordable injuries include work-related injuries or illness of a worker that results in medical treatment beyond first aid, loss of consciousness, restricted work, or missed days of work as directed by a physician.
Unlike many other companies in the chemical industry, Trinseo includes contract employees in our injury reporting metric.
*The injury rate is defined by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) as injuries per 200,000 hours worked, and is about the same as percent of employees injured in a year.
**The Trinseo injury count is global and includes contractors.
*Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics for 2015 (latest available, U.S. only)
**Source: American Chemistry Council, 2015 (latest available)