Western Kentucky University

Environmental Health and Safety

Slips & Trips

at Western Kentucky University

 

Slips & trips have accounted for approximately 40% of WKU's lost time and restricted duty injuries, and represent up to 45% of WKU's total Workers' Compensation costs.

Slips & trips are the most common type of accident resulting in injury for WKU employees in Academic and Research departments.

If you notice a slip or trip hazard, you can:

 

slip and fall video  captain safety video on fall prevention

 

 Last Modified 7/22/13