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.... ...Read More...

HFI Launches Slip and Fall Prevention Survey Results

How well did you score on the Slip Fall Prevention... ...Read More...

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... ...Read More...

Five Safety Resolutions For 2012

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

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.... ...Read More...

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.... ...Read More...

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... ...Read More...