Slip and fall incidents are more common across America than you may think. In fact, the National Floor Safety Institute says that there are as much as eight million hospital emergency room visits as a result of bad falls. And although they may not be the leading cause of fatal injuries in the workplace, slips and falls are the primary cause of employees missing days from work.
In the workplace, there are many factors that can contribute to an employee's slip and fall accident. For instance, a person may slip if the working surface or floor in the office has become slippery because of the presence of oil and water. This can be due to leaks, floor cleaning products or other materials along the walkways. Read more on this article: http://bit.ly/2p9kBXx