Slips. Trips and Falls

Housekeeping

Poor Housekeeping By the Numbers

Odds of winning the lottery 1 in 135,145,920 (multi-state, mega-millions jackpot) Odds of a slip, trip or fall being linked to poor housekeeping: 1 in 2 (UK Health and Sa

Defying

Defying the Laws of Physics and Common Sense

It’s almost hard to know where to begin this one – but once the shock and awe wears off, it’s obvious there’s a lot wrong with this picture. First, the workers in

ice

Picture This! Icy Slip and Slide!

Winter weather means snow and ice, which can cause slips-and-falls. So, this time of year, it’s important to take steps to ensure that outdoor areas of the workplace, such

Slips

Get a Grip on Winter Slips and Falls

Slip, trip and fall hazards are present 12 months of the year, but the stakes go up during the winter months, when ice forms on walkways, ladders and work platforms. Slips

winter

Seven Statistics on Winter Workplace Injuries: Ice, Ice, Baby

According to data from the National Safety Council, 25,000 slip, trip and fall accidents occur daily in the US. Snow, ice and freezing temps in the winter multiply the

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Preventing Falls on Temporary Stairs

Temporary stairs are common during the construction of buildings. They are also some of the most neglected areas on a job site. Stairs that aren’t designed to regulatory sp

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