Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Slip-Fall articles below.
Since OSHA published a final rule on walking-working surfaces and PPE in 2016 that updated requirements for slip, trip, and fall hazards, the agency received questions asking when handrails are required, and about height requirements for handrails on stairs and stair rail systems.
The company is servicing facilities clients with flooring maintenance and other tasks as the year comes to a close.
In honor of National Safety Month, New Pig has launched a program to recognize the country’s safest floors and workspaces.
The NFSI estimates that 55% of all slip, trip, and fall accidents are the result of an unsafe walking surface.
How well did you score on the Slip Fall Prevention Survey?
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.
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