Do You Know What to do if Someone Gets Injured on the Job?
 

The primary goal of any workplace or jobsite should be safety. Every employer should put plans into place to make sure all employees go home safe at the end of the day. But in t ...Read More




 

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Preventing Slips, Trips, and Falls

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Preventing injury from slips, trips, and falls in the workplace is a crucial function of workplace safety. Due to recent statistics, nearly 600 people died and 47,000 were injured in different cases of slips, trips, and falls.

12 Ways to Prevent Slips, Trips, and Falls:

  • Clean up all spills immediately
  • Stay off freshly mopped floors
  • Secure electrical phone cords out of traffic areas
  • Keep frequently used items in easily reachable areas
  • Wear shoes with good support and slip resistant soles
  • Keep drawers and cabinet doors closed at all times
  • Remove tripping hazards from stairs and walkways
  • Ensure adequate lighting from both indoors and outdoors
  • Remove debris from exterior walkways
  • Adjust gutter downspouts to drive water away from pathways
  • Periodically check the condition of walkways and steps, repair damages immediately
  • Never stand on chairs, tables or other surface on wheels  

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Post Date: 4/16/2018



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