Serious Injury Case Rate

In FY2023, our Serious Injury Case Rate (SICR) was 0.131, down 17 per cent on our FY2022 performance.


  • Serious Injury Cases (SIC): A work-related incident or exposure that results in an Employee or Contractor injury or illness where the employee is unable to perform work related duties (Lost Time Injury).  This excludes all illness cases identified as COVID-19.  
  • Serious Injury Case Rate (SICR): The number of SIC divided by total hours worked multiplied by 200,000.
  • Further information can be found in Orica's 2023 Annual Report