Resources to help facility and property management professionals run more efficient buildings and facilities. The archive for Slip-Fall articles.
The NFSI estimates that 55% of all slip, trip, and fall accidents are the result of an unsafe walking surface.
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OSHA will hold an informal public hearing starting January 18, 2011, on the proposed rule revising the Walking-Working Surfaces and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) standards to improve worker protection from slip, trip, and fall hazards.
Something as seemingly innocent as a snowy walkway that has not been cleared can result in serious injury or fatality. It is a little known fact in this country that slip and fall accidents—which cause 15% of all accidental deaths—are second only to motor vehicle accidents as a leading cause of accidental deaths.