About The Course
Our industry approved Slips, Trips and Falls course follows HSE’s general guidance on ‘Preventing slips and trips at work’ with particular emphasis on the recommended ‘See it, Sort it’ approach to employee ownership and responsibility in the workplace.
Aims of the course
To help raise employee awareness of the common causes of these types of accidents and the positive actions they can take to prevent them occurring to themselves and others.
Who is it for?
The course is suitable for all staff across multiple sectors. Choose a spotting exercise scenario to suit your workplace from an office and visitor reception, shop, manufacturing area, kitchen and catering or construction environment.
Can you do something? Slips, trips and falls shatter lives, common injuries, definition of slips, trips and falls, the costs.
2. CAUSES OF SLIPS AND TRIPS
Causes of slips, trips and falls, flooring, contamination and obstacles, cleaning, people or human factors, environment, footwear.
Assessing and managing slips and trips, reducing accidents at work, cleaning procedures, safe behaviour, footwear, access to plant equipment.
4. HAZARD SPOTTING
Hazard spotting: catering scene, construction site, industrial scene, office scene, retail scene.
A short assessment comprising of a series of questions to test your knowledge and understanding of the course.