Tool Box Talk- Walking/Working Surface Safety
Non-Member Price: FREE
Slips, trips and falls represent approximately 15% of all accidental deaths and approximately 25% of reported injuries. Slippery surfaces often take you by surprise. Wet, greasy or muddy floors are dangerous under any conditions, but they present special hazards when you’re pushing a hand truck or moving stone slabs. Maintaining walking and working surfaces free from hazards can prevent slip, trip and fall accidents.
Learning Objectives - at the end of this segment you should be able to:
- Learn about walking and working surface safety hazards at your jobsite.
- Review PPE that can be used to ensure safety at the worksite.
- Discuss company policies regarding working surface to ensure safety.