Slips, Trips, & Falls Overview

Learning objectives

  • Identify physical and behavioral hazards that can lead to slips, trips, and falls.
  • Distinguish between the ways both you and your employer are responsible for providing safe work spaces.
  • Identify housekeeping practices and personal behaviors that can eliminate/prevent slip, trip, and fall hazards.
  • Describe how to fall properly to avoid serious injury and how to respond to a fall injury.

Course overview

This overview of slips, trips, and falls helps reinforce good behaviors for workers on how and where to avoid areas where these hazards can reside.

  • 11 Minutes
  • English, Spanish
  • Mobile
Course Outline
  • Slips, Trips, and Falls Overview
Regulations
  • 29 CFR 1910 Subpart D - Walking-Working Surfaces - 1910.21 Scope and Definitions
  • 29 CFR 1910 Subpart D - Walking-Working Surfaces - 1910.22 General Requirements
  • 29 CFR 1910 Subpart D - Walking-Working Surfaces - 1910.25 Stairways
  • 29 CFR 1910 Subpart D - Walking-Working Surfaces - 1910.28 Duty to have fall protection and falling object protection
  • 29 CFR 1910 Subpart D - Walking-Working Surfaces - 1910.29 Fall protection systems and falling
  • 29 CFR 1926 Subpart X – Stairways and Ladders - 1926.1052 Stairways
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