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Data Analytics


Maximise your data's value for greater efficiency and cost savings


HSL Data Analytics.jpgYour organisation's data is one of its most precious assets.

You might already use your data to support your business strategy or define meaningful performance KPIs, but with the help of our expert Data Analytics team you could also:

  • benchmark your performance against industry peer for greater competitive advantage
  • safeguard your premises, assets and people, UK-wide, using the latest and most accurate demographic data
  • combine and interrogate disparate data sets to gain new and beneficial business insights

Unlock your business data's hidden benefits by contacting us:


Benchmarking gives your organisation a clear commercial advantage


Benchmark Performance 4.jpgUsing state-of the-art data interrogation and analysis techniques, our Data Analysts can extract intelligence from sources such as the national Labour Force Survey and your own data to accurately and cost-effectively benchmark your health and safety performance against industry peers. We can do this both for national and international businesses.


Meaningful benchmarking gives you:

  • an evidence-based understanding and comparison of health and safety performance
  • a commercial advantage when bidding for work
  • a 'line in the sand' against which to measure performance improvements

Being able to demonstrate easily your health and safety performance both to internal and external stakeholders can influence prospective customers to choose your business over your competitors.


Protect your assets, people and society with the National Population Database


National Population Database.pngIf you need to know where people are at any time and location specific to you, the National Population Database (NPD) is an invaluable tool that is benefiting both government and industry.

Businesses in the transport, utilities, telecommunications or high hazard industry sectors can use the NPD to estimate the number of workers, residents and other population types at any location in the UK and at any time of day.

Based on the most current, accurate and precise data available, the NPD is unique  in that it can be used for local scale analysis, but provides national coverage. This enables your business to:

  • plan for safe upgrades or repairs to infrastructure
  • assess major hazard risk
  • carry out demographic and economic impact analysis

Get more information about the NPD and licencing options


Gain new performance and financial benefits from the data you already own


As an organisation you probably have access to volumes of data from a variety of different sources.

Whilst much is made of the benefits of harvesting external 'big data', in reality, the data that you already possess is one of your business's most valuable assets.

Our Data Analytics team can help you to gain fresh and beneficial insights from your business data, using new techniques that we developed to achieve greater efficiency and identify cost savings across UK government.

We can create links between your disparate data sets, irrespective of their format or location, that enable them to be interrogated and analysed collectively to reveal previously hidden trends, insights and intelligence.
These can be used to improve business performance, productivity and cost efficiency.

Unlocking the untapped potential of your business data can:

  • uncover links between the causes and effects of current issues
  • enable resources to be allocated where they will have the greatest impact
  • give you a greater understanding of your business's risk profile
  • allow you to base strategic decisions on reliable evidence
  • contribute to the reduction of employee accidents and sickness absence
  • help you to forecast the future consequences of actions taken today


Accessing the benefits held within your organisation's data requires no investment from you in additional computer hardware or software, nor do we need to modify your data in any way so the day-to-day operation of your business continues unaffected.

To extract the maximum value from your business data, contact us now:



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