Slips, Trips & Falls : Logic Staffing

Slips, Trips & Falls

Did you know?

  • 25% of annual workers’ compensation claims are due to slips, trips and falls
  • 15% of these claims result in death
  • 17% of these claims result in permanent disability

Follow these simples steps to stay safe at work!

  • Slips and trips occur due to a loss of traction between the shoe and the walking surface or an inadvertent contact with a fixed or moveable object which may lead to a fall.
  • Never run, jump or walk quickly at any time.
  • Continuously remove tripping hazards throughout the day in all work areas to prevent unnecessary tripping hazards.
  • Never stand on a chair, table or other surfaces on wheels.
  • Report any potential hazards
  • Stay alert to avoid obstacles or obstructions
  • Clean-up all spills immediately

Remember, if you ever feel as though you are unsafe at work or if you see someone operating in an unsafe manner, it is your duty to report it! You can always contact a Logic Staffing office to voice your concerns, we are here to help!