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Overview of NIOSH research on slips, trips and falls.
The Leader 2012 Spring; 21(2):18-19
Work-related slip. trip and fall incidents can frequently result in serious disabling injuries that impact an employee's ability to do his or her job, often resulting in lost workdays, reduced productivity, and/or expensive workers' compensation claims.
Lost-work-days; Injuries; Injury-prevention; Accidents; Accident-prevention; Accident-rates; Health-care-personnel; Health-care-facilities; Health-care; Nurses; Nursing; Surveillance
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Page last reviewed: September 2, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division