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Slip, Trip, and Fall Prevention

A Practical Handbook, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

By Steven Di Pilla

CRC Press

480 pages

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More than one million people suffer from a slip, trip, or fall each year and 17,700 died as a result of falls in 2005. They are the number one preventable cause of loss in the workplace and the leading cause of injury in public places. Completely revised, Slip, Trip, and Fall Prevention: A Practical Handbook, Second Edition demonstrates how, with p

Table of Contents

Physical Evaluation. Management Controls. Principles of Slip Resistance. US Tribometers. US Standards and Guidelines. Flooring and Floor Maintenance. Overseas Standards. Footwear. Food Service Operations. Healthcare Operations. Profiles of Other High Risk Industries. Accident Investigation.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TEC009060
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Engineering
TEC017000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety