Slips, Trips, and Falls

Date First Published on SafetySmart Compliance: October 10th, 2011
Topics: Safety Training | Slips, Trips and Falls |

Various types of slip/trip/fall accidents are depicted — at surface mines, plants, on dredges, and in offices. This video stresses the importance of workers thinking safety — and being alert, observant, and cautious. Special emphasis is placed on proper climbing procedures (ladders, stairways); good housekeeping (cleaning spills, removing tripping objects); and following company safety rules. Concluding message is that the best way to prevent slip, trip, and fall accidents is through effective safety training, combined with safe work practices.

Florida Dept. of Environmental Protection.