Walking and Working Surfaces. Preventing Slips, Trips, and Falls on the Job. What’s the big deal about slips and falls?. 20% of all accidental deaths are related to slips and falls. A California Workers’ Comp study revealed that work surfaces are the most common agent for job related injury.
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Preventing Slips, Trips, andFalls on the Job
The center of gravity for the human body is normally about 3 inches above the mid-point of the person’s height.
Some common injury areas are:
Tile and concrete floorsFocus points for Slip/Trip/Fall Injuries