Walking on slippery surfaces

Walking on Slippery Surfaces Slippery Surfaces

The safety issue we had impacted the following users:

Anyone working on or walking on slippery surfaces

The safety issue we had was:

During the winter months or the rainy season walking surfaces can be difficult to navigate. Workers in the bush or log haulers may experience free/thaw cycles which make road surfaces or block terrain slippery, workers at a mill yard may find the traction on grating and walkways around the job site may vary causing an unexpected slip or fall.

Our innovative approach was:

Educating workers about the conditions that cause a slip or fall

Provide information on products to minimize slippage

Give practical examples of how to reduce your personal risk

The difference it made to our safety operations was:

Supporting resources:


File attachments
Innovation Alert_slippery conditions.pdf

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