|Document ID (ISN)||102139|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Booklet INDG225
Health and Safety Executive
||Preventing slips, trips and falls at work
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, Oct. 2001. 8p. Illus. 2 ref.
||http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/indg225.pdf [in English]
||Slips and trips are the most common cause of injuries at work. This booklet gives advice to reduce slip and trip hazards through good safety and health arrangements. Topics covered: legal requirements; description of a good management system (planning, organization, control, monitoring and review); assessment of slip and trip risks; good working practices (cleaning and maintenance, lighting, maintaining floor surface in a good state, avoiding or signalling obstructions, appropriate footwear); actions to eliminate specific hazards. A minor update of the 1996 edition (see CIS 96-1278).
||United Kingdom; training material; falls on the level; housekeeping
||lighting; flooring; antislip floors; hazard evaluation; safety guides; safe working methods; legislation; replaced; non-slip soles
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Materials handling and storage
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport