Slip and Fall Accident Statistics

Slip and fall accidents can be damaging to a business.  It is estimated that over 70 billion dollars have been spent annually as compensation and medical costs for the victims.  According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 22% of slip and fall accidents result in at least 31 days of work missed by employees.  With […]

Your Facility’s Risk Management Plan, Part I

Your Facility’s Risk Management Plan Part I

Risk management programs seek to identify and analyze the risks that may arise during the usual course of business.  These anticipatory programs go a step further by prioritizing those risks and setting forth a plan to control their potentially negative impact on business.  In Part I of the Your Facility’s Risk Management Plan series, the […]

Mat Placement Part I: Outdoor Entry Areas

Mat Placement Guide Part I: Outdoor

In the first part of this 2 part series, the Eagle Mat Blog will explore the importance of installing commercial floor mats in the outdoor areas of a facility.  Outdoor entry areas must have commercial strength matting for a few reasons.  First, these areas are exposed to the elements; rain, snow, and debris accumulation can […]