I have been time and again stating that being an owner, employer or a manager the law mandates you to ensure the safety of your employees, visitors, patients and customers, etc. in your premises from all slip and trip accidents and injuries. Yes, it is a criminal offence if you are not able to prove that you have kept your floors safe via pendulum slip resistance test in London and across the UK.. Read more
The other day, I had just finished conducting pendulum slip resistances test for anti-slip ratings at a bar. The place was friendly hence I call upon a friend of mine. We decided to catch up after a long time. As I was waiting for him to arrive, I was going through the Slip and trip injury reports of HSE while I sipped my drink.. Read more
Though law compels all the business owners to get anti-slip ratings via pendulum slip resistances test, I had no clue why do people take such huge risk.
When I did go through the entire study of how and why accidents of slip, trip and fall take place in the food and drink industries here is what I found.. Read more
We all look up to healthcare professionals as semi-Gods. Well, let us be honest, medicine practice is the only profession that is titled as “The Noble Profession”. However, if you look a bit closely, the pressure of the emergency services, super stiff competition to be perfect, to keep up with peer pressure and above all to provide the finest healthcare services to the patients come what may, all put together is part of everyday life of a healthcare service provider. Just a thought of all these put together makes my head spin. Imagine living like that day in and day out. Read more
We have already seen how the British pendulum skid resistance test works. Apart from getting the floor surface tested for an anti slip rating from independent slip testing services, I have compiled a list of some really sensible and practical tips that will help employers ensure that there is no chance of slip and trip accidents in their premises. Read more