A safe bet: Industry revenue has risen steadily over the past five years, despite deregulation

The Occupational Health and Safety Services industry has expanded slightly over the past five years. Construction activity has increased, aided by government incentives and improved business confidence, supporting demand for industry services. Steady demand from the health-care sector has also contributed to growth. Additionally, a wider range of downstream industries have used industry services over the past five years, further benefiting demand. However, industrial production activity remained weak and activity levels in the oil and gas sector dwindled, which constrained revenue growth...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 14-19
Forecast Growth 19-24
Market Share of Companies

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • The industry has recorded modest growth, in line with an expanding business environment
  • The Deregulation Act negatively affected demand for industry operators, weakening growth
  • The UK’s exit from the European Union could negatively affect downstream industries
  • Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

    Comparing the human and capital equipment factors of production, using wages and depreciation costs as proxies, determines the level of capital intensity. Comparatively high depreciation costs indicate substantial investment in depreciable assets, such as buildings and equipment, resulting in high capital intensity. Conversely, comparatively high wage costs indicate high labour intensity.The industry has a low level of capital intensity. This reflected by the industry’s capital-to-labour ratio, which indicates that for every £1.00 invested in new capital, £13.23 is invested in labour. The industry derives its revenue from labour-intensive tasks relating to the provision of health and safety services. Cap...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Occupational Health & Safety Services Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Occupational Health & Safety Services Industry are

  • Access to niche markets
  • Recommendation/accreditation from an authoritative source
  • Understanding government policies and their implications
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Industrial production index and Business confidence index in the Occupational Health & Safety Services industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Occupational Health & Safety Services Industry?

    This industry includes specialist companies that advise organisations on how they can ensure their employees have safe and healthy working conditions. Companies provide training, outreach, education and assistance. The industry excludes insurance companies that provide their customers with compliance checks, as well as risk and damage evaluation specialists.

    Industry Products
  • Compliance assistance
  • Occupational hazard evaluation
  • Claims management
  • Health and safety training
  • Implementation of best practices
  • Industry Activities
  • Providing assistance with hazard evaluation
  • Helping clients comply with occupational health and safety regulations
  • Providing training in health and safety procedures
  • Helping businesses implement the best practices in the workplace
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Industrial production index
  • Business confidence index
  • Total health expenditure
  • Total value of construction
  • Total labour force

  • Current Performance
  • Downstream demand
  • Regulatory influences
  • Unemployment trends
  • Profit performance
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Industry growth
  • An uncertain future
  • Profitability improves
  • Table: Occupational Health & Safety Services Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Occupational Health & Safety Services Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Forestry & Logging
  • Engine & Turbine Manufacturing
  • Commercial Building Construction
  • Electricity & Telecommunications Infrastructure Construction

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Internet Service Providers
  • Measuring, Testing & Navigational Equipment Manufacturing
  • New Car & Light Motor Vehicle Dealers
  • Wireless Telecommunications Carriers

  • Products & Services
  • Compliance assistance
  • Occupational hazard evaluation
  • Claims management
  • Health and safety training
  • Implementation of best practices
  • Other
  • Chart: Occupational Health & Safety Services Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Construction and utilities firms
  • Manufacturers
  • Health and care service providers
  • Oil and gas sector
  • Transportation and storage companies
  • Other
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Occupational Health & Safety Services Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    ProfitWagesPurchasesDepreciationOther costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Occupational Health & Safety Services

  • Basis of Competition
    Internal competitionExternal competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Occupational Health & Safety Services Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Bureau Veritas UK Ltd,
  • Table: Bureau Veritas UK Ltd - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Occupational Health & Safety Services Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Occupational Health & Safety Services Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2010-2024)
  • Industry Gross Product (2010-2024)
  • Establishments (2010-2024)
  • Businesses (2010-2024)
  • Employment (2010-2024)
  • Wages (2010-2024)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Health And Safety Executive (Hse)
  • The public body in charge of dealing with, regulating and enforcing health and safety regulations in the United Kingdom.
  • Occupational Health And Safety
  • Health and safety in a workplace.
  • Reach
  • Stands for registration, evaluation, authorisation and restriction of chemicals. It is EU legislation governing the handling of chemicals.
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