Safety First The 3 Most Common Workplace Injuries

Written by Wall Street News on August 19th, 2016. Posted in Floor sweepers, Tennant sweeper, Used floor scrubbers

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Did you know that in the warehousing and storage industry alone, a staggering 15,000 injuries and illnesses are recorded each year? These issues cause a major decrease in worker productivity and revenue overall.

Ask yourself this ? are you doing enough to prevent workplace injuries in your place of business? Before you answer, take a look at the following three most prevalent workplace injuries.

  1. Slips, trips, and falls

    Slips, trips, and falls cause more than 95 million lost days of work annually and they account for nearly one-quarter of all reported injury claims per fiscal year. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, slips, trips, and falls account for a staggering 15% of all accidental deaths each year. The sad thing is that these types of injuries are so ea