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Slips, Trips and Falls

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Time Required*

60 minutes


Formal (multiple choice)



Slips, trips and falls account for almost a third of non fatal injuries at work. It is a widely held belief that with just a few minor changes to working practices and attitudes this could be reduced significantly.

This course will introduce you to some of the statistics relating to slips, trips and falls and dispel some of the myths surrounding them. It also touches on the law as it relates to slips, trips and falls. It contains real examples of where things have gone wrong and some practical steps that could have been taken to prevent these incidents. The course also covers some of the straightforward changes that can be made in most businesses to significantly reduce the risk of a slip, trip or fall incident occurring. The final module takes this to the next level and looks at it from a management perspective.

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Slips, Trips and Falls

Duration: 60 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

CourseModule NumberModule NamePass % Required
Slips, Trips and Falls1Serious Facts and the Law70
Slips, Trips and Falls2Slip Hazards: Causes and Controls70
Slips, Trips and Falls3Trip Hazards: Causes and Controls70
Slips, Trips and Falls4Management Issues70

Slips, Trips and Falls