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Overview of NIOSH research on slips, trips and falls.

Authors
Bell-JL; Collins-JW
Source
The Leader 2012 Spring; 21(2):18-19
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
20041140
Abstract
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.
Keywords
Lost-work-days; Injuries; Injury-prevention; Accidents; Accident-prevention; Accident-rates; Health-care-personnel; Health-care-facilities; Health-care; Nurses; Nursing; Surveillance
Publication Date
20120301
Document Type
Journal Article; Lay Publication
Fiscal Year
2012
Identifying No.
B08012012
Issue of Publication
2
ISSN
1081-261x
NIOSH Division
DSR
Priority Area
Services
SIC Code
NAICS-6231
Source Name
The Leader
State
WV
Page last reviewed: March 11, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division