Danone’s 2017 severity rate (SR rate, see Methodology Note) for workplace accidents with medical absence was 0,08 for the Safety Scope (see Methodology Note). In comparison, it was up to 0,1 in 2016.
In 2017, Danone declared two fatal accidents that were both traffic accidents, in distribution. Following these accidents, specific prevention and action plans have been implemented in the subsidiaries in question. In 2016, 3 fatal accidents had occurred.