Whether it’s icy walkways or working in a hazardous environment, simple slips, trips and falls are the most common cause of workplace injuries. In fact, they’re responsible for the majority of soft-tissue injuries like strains and sprains. And because it can take a long time for employees to heal from such injuries, the associated claims tend to be costly.
Learn how to identify risks that will prevent slips, trips and falls in your workplace using the resources below.
Slips, trips and falls are common workplace injuries. The good news is that most preventive measures are fairly straightforward. We're happy to help. Just contact one of Pinnacol's safety consultant with any questions.
Don't forget to use a training roster to document your employee safety training.
Related materials available for order:
- Ladder Safety poster
- Slips, Trips and Falls poster
- Cold Weather Awareness poster
Facilities Checklist (slips, trips and falls)
Safety talk - Slip, Trip, and Fall Are Four Letter Words
Safety talk - Gravity Always Wins!
Ladder Safety — Straight and Extension Ladders
Safety talk - Preventing Office Falls
Safety talk - Wearing the Right Shoes for the Job
Safety talk - Workplace Slips, Trips, and Falls
Safety talk - Housekeeping Is Safekeeping at Work
Safety talk - Stairs and Walkways