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Document ID (ISN)104692
CIS number 06-16
Year 2003
Convention or series no. HSE Booklet INDG225(rev1)
Health and Safety Executive
Title Preventing slips and trips at work
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, rev. ed., 2005. 11p. Illus. 2 ref.
Internet access [in English]
Abstract Slips and trips are the single most common cause of injuries at work. This booklet provides simple, effective solutions for the prevention of slip and trip hazards. Topics covered: managing health and safety; examining slip and trip risks; legal requirements; good working practice; cleaning and maintenance; actions to eliminate specific hazards. Replaces previous edition (CIS 03-1112).
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; falls on the level; preventive maintenance; hazard evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) flooring; housekeeping; safety guides; legislation; cleaning of workplaces
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Materials handling and storage
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation