LEADERS IN SLIP AND FALL
PREVENTION ON WET FLOOR
COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE
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According to the National Retailers Federation there are more than 70,000 shopping malls in the United States. Along with the high number of shopping malls are a corresponding number of customer injuries inside those malls. Slip and falls are the most common form of shopping mall injury. Uneven and cracked pavement in parking lots and sidewalks, ice and snow, polished and waxed floors in mall common areas, unsecured electrical cords, step-ups into retail stores inside the mall, spilled drinks and food in food courts, crumbled or pinched floor mats, and wet bathroom floors all cause slip and fall injuries.
Factory and Industrial Buildings
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There are a lot of different factories that have big huge buildings and a lot of work force. By just taking the extra step of treating the floors, we make sure to prevent slip and falls. Eliminate medical bills, lost wages, lawsuits that follow a slip and fall accident. We can make sure that there are no injuries and no days lost from accidents. 85% of workers comp claims are attributed to employees slipping on slick floors according to Industrial Safety & Occupational Health Markets.
Slips and Falls accounts for over 1 million emergency room visits. Safety First LLC specializes in Slip and Fall prevention. We can treat your existing floors, showers, bathrooms, bathtubs, pool areas or kitchen areas places where it gets wet and slippery, we treat them to make them nonslip.
Compensation and medical costs associated with employees slips and falls accidents are approximately $70 billion annually. (Natural Safety Council Facts)
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A hotel is a place in which you are supposed to be comfortable. It is designed to be your home away from home for a short time.No matter the reason for the visit for vacation or a business or just a romantic getaway. We make your clients as well your employees safe from slip and falls.
Hospitals and other healthcare facilities are in the business of improving their patients’ health, and keeping these facilities safe and clean are vital keys to their success. And while clean floors are important for the image of healthcare facilities, the safety of patients, staff and visitors should always be a primary goal of your cleaning efforts.
Unfortunately, many healthcare facilities have slippery tile flooring that can contribute to slip and fall accidents. Slip and fall incidents involving healthcare employees frequently result in disabling injuries that affect their ability to do their jobs and care for patients.
RESIDENTIAL / APARTMENT BUILDING
While many people dream of a big house with a white picket fence, you actually have a wide array of places to live. Residential buildings range from the common single-family home to large apartment complexes. Typically, lifestyle, location preferences and financial situation affect your choice of the right type of residential building for you. No matter the type everyone wants to keep themselves safe in their own homes.
Today we find many types of restaurants like fast food chains, family casual, fine dining to name a few. No matter what the type they always one thing in common that is lots of food,liquids,oils and busy people moving around really fast. With our non slip treatment,we can make sure that not only the customers, but all the employees are safe from slip and falls.
Kitchen and Dinning Area
Assisted Living facilities have a special responsibility to care for the elderly who pay a lot for a specialized and safe place to live. When they have accidents like slip and falls it becomes a liability for the facility. So, by treating and taking that extra effort facilities can make residents and employees safe.
Our vision is to create a safer everyday life one step at a time.
Our main goal is to help making floors and bathtubs safe for commercial and residential. Avoiding costly medical bills and lawsuits.
Costs of Slippery Surfaces
Claims for slip & falls, have unlimited Liability Risks unlike a finger getting severed, or something like that, these liabilities have set dollar amounts. Where as with a slip & fall the suit could be for any amount.
The average medical & indemnity cost per slip/fall claim in 2011 was $43,035(National Safety Council) as shown below. The average liability law suit cost; is $50,000. to Defend, and just over $100,000.in Judgments, (OSHA). Slip and falls amount for over 1M emergency room visits each year.
The total cost burden to businesses for workplace injuries and illnesses was nearly $60 billion in 2014, according to the Liberty Mutual Workplace Safety Index. Slips and trips (without fall) and falls (same level) accounted for over $11 billion of that total, or almost 20 percent.
Adding to this cost is the fact an employee suffering from a slip, trip or fall incident misses an average of 38 work-days, costing millions of dollars to organizations in lost productivity while also driving up insurance costs.
Considering the average cost for a slip, trip or fall injury is $20,000, while the cost to defend a slip or fall claim is $50,000, it makes sense companies need to ensure they have appropriate safety in place to address and prevent these injuries.
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