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Health and Safety Executive: Advertising

Volume 486: debated on Thursday 15 January 2009

To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster what the (a) name and (b) cost was of each advertising campaign carried out by the Central Office of Information in relation to the Health and Safety Executive in each of the last five years. (240573)

The information requested falls within the responsibility of the Central Office of Information. I have asked the chief executive to reply.

Letter from Alan Bishop, dated December 2008:

As Chief Executive of the Central Office of Information (COI), I have been asked to reply to your recent Parliamentary Question asking what the (a) name and (b) cost was of each advertising campaign carried out in relation to the Health and Safety Executive by COI in each of the last five years [240573].

The information that you have requested is given in the table below.

HSE advertising expenditure

Campaign title

Total (£)

2003-041

2004-05

HSE Classified/Recruitment Advertising 2004-05

189,017

HSE Pitch Costs 2004-05

HSE Workplace Transport 2004-05

57,727

HSE Business Case Campaign 2004-05

967,054

1,213,798

2005-06

HSE Workplace Health Direct 2005-06

137,484

HSE MSD Campaign—Bad Backs 2005-06

1,390,660

HSE Classified Advertising

265,025

Slips and Trips Campaign 2005-06

1,455,545

HSE Agriculture Safety Ads 2005-06

5,675

HSE Classified/Recruitment Advertising (Barkers) 2005-06

7,142

HSE Miscellaneous 2005-06

11,616

HSE Waste and Recycling 2005-06

3,798

HSE Better Business SME Campaign 2005-06

1,097,461

HSE Noise Campaign 2005-06

47,697

Workplace Transport Police 2005-06

110,671

HSE Secondment Placement 2005-06

HSE Telegraph Business Club 2005-06

33,201

4,565,975

2006-07

HSE Backs 2006-07

1,597,220

Falls from Height 2006-07

813,298

HSE Dermatitis Campaign 2006-07

39,020

HSE Workplace Health 2006-07

90,414

HSE Asbestos 2006-07

48,426

HSE Recruitment Advertising 2006-07

78,715

HSE Telegraph Business Club 2006-07

56,843

Workplace Transport 2006-07

9,424

Respiratory Disease Briefs 2006-07

HSE Miscellaneous 2006-07

5,871

Overarching Campaign Strategy for HSE 2006-07

2,739,230

2007-08

Workplace Transport 2007-08

104,166

HSE Miscellaneous 2007-08

17,169

HSE Overarching Campaign Strategy 2007-08

HSE Dermatitis 2007-08

HSE Asbestos Campaign 2007-08

217,966

Slips Trips and Falls 2007-08

1,443,844

Workplace Health Connect 2007-08

Workboost Wales 2007-08

1,783,145

1 No advertising activity during 2003-04.