Posts Tagged ‘Slip-Fall’
Latest Walkway Safety Standard Announced: ANSI/NFSI B101.6-2012July 26th, 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 ResultsApril 4th, 2012
How well did you score on the Slip Fall Prevention
HFI Launches Slip and Fall Prevention SurveyApril 3rd, 2012
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 2012January 23rd, 2012
Cintas points out leading ways to keep employees safe while they're on the
OSHA To Hold Public Hearing On Walking/Working Surface SafetyNovember 15th, 2010
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 RulemakingMay 25th, 2010
The proposed rulemaking would require improved worker protection from tripping, slipping, and falling hazards on walking and working surfaces.
Essential Winter MaintenanceNovember 15th, 2003
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