Prevent Workplace Slips, Trips and Falls
Unfortunately, it only takes a second of not paying attention to fall down a flight of stairs, slip on a wet surface or trip over an object. Injuries from these accidents can range from minor bruises to serious ones requiring medical attention.
Accidents typically happen due to a loss of traction between a walking surface and a shoe or accidental contact with an object. There are a variety of situations that may cause slip, trip and fall accidents. But luckily, there is a solution for every situation, and there is a variety of practical and highly effective safety in the workplace tips to follow.
Uneven walking surfaces
Many factors can cause level floor surfaces to become uneven and dangerous, including deterioration and dirt build-up. Uneven surfaces, such as broken and cracked sidewalks and unlevel floors should be fixed immediately, as it can lead to serious trip-and-fall accidents.
How to prevent slip, trip and fall accidents