This Slips, Trips and Falls online training course explores guidelines for avoiding slip, trip and falls at the same level. Slips, trips and falls are a significant cause of workplace injuries. 1 in 5 lost time injuries involves a fall. The danger of falling from a ladder or an elevated platform is obvious. You may be surprised to learn that two-thirds of all workplace falls take place on the same level. People who work off the ground are usually aware of the risks, but those on the ground are often less cautious. In this course, we will discuss the main causes of slips, trips and falls in the workplace. Learn how to identify personal guidelines for preventing slips, trips and falls and strategies and good housekeeping practices that contribute to accident prevention.
Course Learning Objectives:
On completion of this Slips, Trips and Falls course, the user will learn:
- Discuss the main causes of slip, trip and fall accidents in the workplace.
- Identify personal guidelines for preventing slips, trips and falls.
- Identify strategies for avoiding slips, trips and falls in plants, offices and outside areas.
- List good housekeeping practices that contribute to accident prevention.
This online Slips, Trips and Falls course is made up of the following sections:
- Safety Guidelines
- Reducing the Risks
This Slips, Trips and Falls online training course was designed for all employers, supervisors, and workers.
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