Safety Matters: Slips, Trips, and Falls - Online Theory Only
NOTE: This course has been updated and was formerly known as Slips, Trips & Falls: Taking the Right Action and Slips, Trips, and Falls: Split Second Safety
Slips, trips and falls make up a quarter of the injuries reported in the workplace. They can happen anytime, anywhere, and are one of the leading causes of accidental deaths.
Safety Matters: Slips, Trips and Falls helps increase your employees’ knowledge and awareness on causes of slips, trips and falls (STFs). It also describes organizational and individual steps you can take to reduce and prevent STFs and make your workplace a safer environment.
- Definition of STFs
- Importance of preventing STFs
Causes of Slips, Trips and Falls
- Causes of slips
- Causes of trips and missteps
- Causes of falls
Organizational Practices for Preventing Slips, Trips and Falls
- Workplace and work processes design
- Good housekeeping
Individual Practices for Preventing Slips, Trips and Falls
- Safe walking practices
- Wearing proper footwear
Cost: $25 plus GST
Duration: The time needed to complete each online course varies for each individual. You may stop the course at any time and access your activity at a later date.