Monday, May 15, 2017
Slip And Fall Claims By The Numbers, Straight From a Slip And Fall Lawyer
25,000 slip and fall cases happen every day
A recent study by the National Safety Council (NSC) estimates that 25,000 slip and fall cases happen in the United States every day. This adds roughly to more than 9 million incidents of slips, trips, and falls every year.
In fact, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) lists slip and falls as the cause of 15% of all reported accidental deaths, next to highway crashes. It’s also ranked fifth in occupational accidents that cause employees to take time away from work.
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