This course will introduce you to some of the statistics relating to slips, trips and falls and dispel some of the myths surrounding them. It also touches on the law as it relates to slips, trips and falls. It contains real examples of where things have gone wrong and some practical steps that could have been taken to prevent these incidents. The course also covers some of the straightforward changes that can be made in most businesses to significantly reduce the risk of a slip, trip or fall incident occurring.
Approved by IIRSM – Duration 60 mins* – €30.00
|Course||Module Number||Module Name||Pass % Required|
|Slips, Trips and Falls||1||Serious Facts and the Law||70|
|Slips, Trips and Falls||2||Slip Hazards: Causes and Controls||70|
|Slips, Trips and Falls||3||Trip Hazards: Causes and Controls||70|
|Slips, Trips and Falls||4||Management Issues||70|
|Slips, Trips and Falls||5||Final Assessment||70|
This course lasts around 1 hour and is approved by IIRSM.
The course content includes an overview of the statistics relating to the slips, trips and falls and the typical causes in a workplace environment. It provides an overview of the legal position of businesses, employers and employees and the emphasis on vigilance and taking preventative action to avoid incidents occurring. Tips are provided on undertaking a workplace risk assessment to identify and address the most common causes and issues related to slips, trips and falls.