Preventing Slips, Trips and Falls
The Lake County Safety Council is proud to present the October program addressing the issue of "Slips, Trips and Falls in the Work Place."
This program will be presented by Steve Manning, Red Wing Shoes (locally), along with Mike Mettler, territory manager for Red Wing.
Among other items, Mr. Manning and Mr. Mettler will address:
-- Slips, Trips & Falls--What is the Difference?
-- Workplace Slip Accident Statistics--Footwear verses Flooring.
-- Why do we Slip--How does Friction play a part?
-- Slip Resistance in Footwear--Soles, Materials & Tread Patterns.
-- Testing and Legislative Requirements--Satra Technologies---ASTM Standards.
-- Learning from Experience--Case Studies--Make Smarter Choices.
The meeting is at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites LaMalfa on Friday, October 21.
Registration begins at 11:15 a.m.
The meetiing cost is $18 for LCSC members and $20 for non-members.
Reservations are required and may be made by going to the LCSC web site. The link is listed below.