Posts Tagged ‘Slip-Fall’

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Latest Walkway Safety Standard Announced: ANSI/NFSI B101.6-2012

The NFSI estimates that 55% of all slip, trip, and fall accidents are the result of an unsafe walking surface.... [...]

HFI Launches Slip and Fall Prevention Survey Results

How well did you score on the Slip Fall Prevention... [...]

HFI Launches Slip and Fall Prevention Survey

The Healthy Facilities Institute (HFI) has launched a Slip and Fall Prevention Survey. To see how well you did on the quiz, check FacilityBlog tomorrow for... [...]

Five Safety Resolutions For 2012

Cintas points out leading ways to keep employees safe while they're on the... [...]

OSHA To Hold Public Hearing On Walking/Working Surface Safety

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.... [...]

OSHA Proposes New Worker Protection Rulemaking

The proposed rulemaking would require improved worker protection from tripping, slipping, and falling hazards on walking and working surfaces.... [...]

Essential Winter Maintenance

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... [...]