817  Fall Protecting Your Workforce: Leadership and Behavioral Strategies for Preventing Slips, Trips and Falls

Worldwide experience has shown it is possible to break through plateaus of slip, trip and fall injuries, even in uncontrollable environments. You can make this happen in your organization with the implementation of a practical strategy that incorporates the identification of underlying causes of these accidents, the behavioral skills that place workers more in control of their own safety, and practices to suitably reinforce a positive culture.

Learn to
∑ Recognize why workers really slip, trip or fall
∑ Assess the strengths and limits of traditional slip, trip and fall injury-prevention methods
∑ Gain greater organizational/managerial support for slip, trip and fall prevention
∑ Increase the ability of your organizationís workforce to use the essential mental and physical skillsets for slip, trip and fall safety
∑ Develop critical insight into training methods for the prevention of slips, trips and falls

Instructors: Robert Pater, M.A., Managing Director, Strategic Safety Associates and MoveSMART, Portland, OR

Credit: 1 Day / .7 CEU / 1.0 Safety CM Point # 08-2210