Slips, trips and falls together represent the third most common cause of fatal injury at work, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The BLS also found that manufacturing had the second highest rate of on-the-job injury of all sectors.
At Randstad, we know that to do your best and reach your professional goals requires a safe workplace. Your employer needs to have a comprehensive safety plan in place, but maintaining a safe work environment is everyone's responsibility. Here are a few simple "dos" and "don'ts" to help you stay healthy and avoid slips, trips and falls.