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Data: Workplace Safety

A. Global Lost-time Case Rate (per 100 Employees)

Cases with one or more days away from work per 200,000 hours

Select years

  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Ford Motor Company (global) 0.61 0.54 0.57 0.51 0.44 0.38
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics average for NAICS Code 3361 (motor vehicles manufacturing) 1.3 1.4 1.6 1.5 1.4 NA

Data notes and analysis:

NA = Not available.

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B. Lost-time Case Rate by Region (per 100 Employees)

Cases with one or more days away from work per 200,000 hours

Select years

  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
North America NA NA NA NA NA 0.75
South America NA NA NA NA NA 0.23
Middle East & Africa NA NA NA NA NA 0.04
Asia Pacific NA NA NA NA NA 0.03
Europe 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.33
Americas 0.9 0.8 0.9 0.8 0.7 NA
Asia Pacific Africa 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 NA
  • Reported to regulatory authorities

Data notes and analysis:

NA = Not available.

For 2009 to 2013 lost time case rate by region data is reported for three regions: The Americas (which includes our operations in North and South America), Europe and Asia Pacific Africa (which includes our operations in Asia Pacific and Africa). In 2014, we reorganized our operations into five regional business units: Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, South America, and Middle East & Africa. For 2014 and future years, we will report lost time case rate by region according to our new regional structure.

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C. Workplace Health and Safety Violations

Number of violations

Select years

  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Total 0 1 3 3 7 5
North America NA NA NA NA NA 4
South America NA NA NA NA NA 1
Middle East & Africa NA NA NA NA NA 0
Asia Pacific NA NA NA NA NA 0
Europe 0 0 0 0 0 0
Americas 0 1 3 2 2 NA
Asia Pacific Africa 0 0 0 1 5 NA

Data notes and analysis:

NA = Not available.

From 2009 to 2013 workplace health and safety violations data is reported for three regions: The Americas (which includes our operations in North and South America), Europe and Asia Pacific Africa (which includes our operations in Asia Pacific and Africa). In 2014, we reorganized our operations into five regional business units: Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, South America, and Middle East & Africa. For 2014 and future years, we will report workplace health and safety violations according to our new regional structure.

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D. Global Fatalities

Number of fatalities

Select years

2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
4 3 2 1 3 4

Data notes and analysis:

Global fatalities data include Ford employees and contractors. In 2014, we marked the fourth consecutive year of zero fatalities among Ford employees. However, there were four fatalities among contractors – in Kansas City (Missouri), Brazil, Argentina and China – who were involved in construction projects at our facilities.

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  • G4-22