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He said these are dramatic numbers but which hardly draw public attention.

Mr Lamina explained that their organisations plans on reducing the toll of accidents in the country; adding that accidents take a considerable economic toll on nations, companies and individuals, but yet still; accidents do not get much publicity.

According to International Labour Office statistics, 120 million occupational accidents occur annually at workplaces worldwide.

Of these, 210,000 are fatal accidents.

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