Search form

 

Slips, Trips and Falls

Overview

Like me, you’re probably an avid fan of those TV programs which show people falling over. You know the ones: “Send in your video of someone falling over and you’ll get £250!” Nice. From brides slipping over on a dancefloor, to a toddler tripping over a yapping dog, they’re all great, aren’t they?

But did you know that slips, trips and falls are the leading cause of major injuries in the workplace? If you don’t pay attention to this course, you could be the next casualty. As funny as it might look to others, how does weeks of agony at every move sound, or worse? It’s not a pleasant thought, so you need to start taking it seriously. This course will help

Outline Learning Objectives

  • Identify the common causes of slips and trips
  • Recognise the regulatory requirements that cover you
  • Define good and bad practices
  • Explain the consequences of slips and trips injuries

Why should I take this course

Whether you’re dodging forklifts in the warehouse or a desk jockey in the office, we could all use this training. Most slips, trips and falls can be easily avoided. So, if you want to stay out of that A&E waiting room, you’d better take this course instead. It’s much better than sitting next to someone spluttering all over you for 10 hours and an itchy cast to look forward to, trust me.