The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 (HSW Act) requires employers to ensure the health and safety of all employees and anyone who may be affected by their work, so far as is reasonably practicable. This includes taking steps to control slip and trip risks.
37% of all reported workplace injuries occur as a result of a slip, trip or fall. Falls from height can be incredibly dangerous and are the leading cause of workplace fatalities. By taking the appropriate preventative measures and having the correct procedures in place, you can ensure the safety of your staff by reducing the risk of injuries or fatalities caused by a slip, trip or fall in the workplace.
This Slips, Trips and Falls training course teaches staff why it’s important in the workplace, what can cause slips, trips, and falls from a height, legislations, and how to prevent them from happening.
This Slips, Trips and Falls course aims to increase your knowledge of them and prevent slips, trips and falls in the workplace, as well as the relevant legislation.
The key points covered in this course are:
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The adage ‘prevention is better than cure’ is often repeated and, when it comes to workplace safety, it’s important. From a health and safety standpoint, it is essential that measures for preventing slips, trips and falls in the workplace are implemented and maintained, regardless of the industry in which your business operates.
To understand how to prevent these incidents from occurring, carrying out a slips, trips and falls risk assessment will help identify the causes and, therefore, what you need to do to create a safe workspace for staff and customers alike.
Our slips, trips and falls training will teach your staff everything they need to know, including prevention, causes and risk assessments, as well as the relevant legislation.
In the event of an injury or incident occurring in your workplace, you should have an official reporting procedure to ensure that your employees receive the protection that they are required whilst also helping your business prevent a similar incident from happening again.
Following the relevant slips, trips and falls policy and procedures will allow you to create a safe workplace for all
Our Slips, Trips and Falls training courses are available 24/7, anytime, anywhere. Perfect for staff with busy schedules or difficult shift patterns.
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