5 Slip and Fall Dangers That Gym Mats Can Minimize

5 Slip and Fall Dangers That Gym Mats Can Minimize

You go to the gym to get in a good workout and keep in shape. But the very place you go to get and stay healthy can also lead to painful and debilitating slip and fall injuries that could put you on your back and off the treadmill for weeks or months on end. Gyms, […]

Going Down: Why Falls Are More Common While Descending Stairs

Going Down: Why Falls Are More Common While Descending Stairs

What goes up must come down. But when it comes to stairs, what comes down often winds up falling. Falls on stairs happen all the time, but they are much more common when descending a staircase than when climbing one. While the pull of gravity is undoubtedly a factor in falls while going down stairs, […]

8 More Tips to Cut Down on Slips, Trips, and Falls in Your Commercial Space

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In our last article, we talked specifically about how your choice of mats can reduce slip, trip, and fall incidents. But there are other things you can do to reduce these workplace injuries. So, here are 10 more ways that you can help keep your workplace safe. Keep the floor areas clean. Don’t let clutter […]

Tips for Preventing Residential Falls

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Falls are the leading cause of accidents and injuries in the home. While workplace, retail, and public facility mishaps tend to receive the most exposure, residential falls are just as threatening and damaging to personal wellbeing. Falling at home might not result in a major lawsuit or scandal, but can nonetheless lead to bone fractures, […]