How better data can help you prevent slips, trips and falls

 Slips, trips and falls are one of the biggest causes of workplace accidents.  Often they are seen as something that just happens, and blamed on human error.  However, slips, trips, falls expert, Rob Shaw, views them differently. As technical lead at the UK Regulator, HSE, Rob investigated many incidents including fatalities.  His findings are that these STF incidents […]

Preventing Slips, Trips and Falls : be proactive

Proactively is hosting a free Webinar on the 8th of December considering the importance of good incident reporting and appropriate data analysis in proactively preventing slips, trips and falls. CDC claim STF are the cause of about 27% of non fatal, lost time incidents, costing an average of $20,000 per incident. This could really make […]

Emotional resilience: how to combat stress

Stress affects everyone. Even if not you personally, then someone close to you. 74% of adults in the UK said they felt so stressed at some point in 2018 that they became unable to cope. 15.4 million working days were lost that year as a result of it. Over half of all working days lost […]

Slips, trips, falls

Preventing slips, trips and falls : an Inspector’s viewpoint    Looking at your incident statistics, it is clear where the big issues lie. I am guessing that the biggest number is for slips, trips and falls (STF). You are not alone. STF on the same level cause nearly 1/3 of non fatal accidents. It results […]