“Fall” is the leading cause of workers’ death in construction sector. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) also says that one in five falls causes a serious injury like a broken bone or head injury. Use Watch Your Step Signs
to reduce the risk of slip, trip, and fall accidents and lost work time in your facility. Give a heads up to employees and visitors with a caution sign, or tell them to look down, to prevent an injury. Not all surfaces (or falls) are smooth!
- • Tell everyone to walk, not run, on slippery floors and other places where they should be extra careful.
- • Warn people to use handrails on stairways.
- • Keep everyone informed about any steps up or down, so they're always prepared.