1,400,000 hand accidents a year, in many cases with irreversible consequences: cuts, burns, crushing, etc., representing one accident every 22 seconds.
- 933,000 domestic accidents 130,000 happen when gardening or doing DIY,
- 466,000 professional accidents.
It is a genuine societal problem that affects us all and grows worse every year.
Sources: Fesum, Ameli – L’Assurance maladie (French National Health Insurance)